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    July 16, 2013 | 6:55 PM

    Climate Reality Leadership Corps training by Al Gore in Chicago

    At the end of July, I will participate in the Climate Reality Leadership Corps Training in Chicago. Climate Leaders are activists who have taken part in this leadership and communications training lead by former Vice President Al Gore and the Climate Reality Project. Climate Leaders are expected to perform ten acts of leadership, which could include organising an event, speaking at a seminar or writing a column in a newspaper. I’m thrilled and happy for the opportunity to attend the training, join the Corps and keep volunteering in the field of climate change. My travel wouldn’t be possible without help from supporters, and to them I want to express my most sincere gratitude.
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    July 09, 2013 | 1:36 PM

    Do No Harm: Climate Change and Our Health

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    July 09, 2013 | 1:41 AM

    The Costs of Inaction: The Health Impacts of Climate Change

    The third installment in Climate Reality's "Cost of Carbon Pollution" webinar series. Hosted by Climate Reality President Maggie Fox, featuring Gary Cohen President and Founder of Health Care Without Harm and Practice Greenhouse, Laura Anderko, PhD RN Chair of the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environment and Beth Schenk, RN MHI, Sustainability Coordinator at St. Patrick Hospital.
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    July 05, 2013 | 2:10 PM

    Declaring Our Independence from Carbon Pollution

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    June 28, 2013 | 2:47 PM

    Climate Leaders in Istanbul: 77 Countries, Limitless Opportunities

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    June 21, 2013 | 8:03 PM

    Adventures in Istanbul: Becoming a Climate Leader

    About a year ago, I received an email from Warren Miller Entertainment asking if I’d become an ambassador for the I Am Pro Snow initiative. WME had partnered with The Climate Reality Project to spread awareness of what climate change means for all of us who love snow. I have to admit, when I first got the email I was afraid I wasn’t really qualified to take this on. But after thinking about it more, I decided to say yes. After all, this was an issue I care about and becoming an ambassador would be a great way to help, even if I had no clue how just yet.
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    May 30, 2013 | 2:53 PM

    What Climate Change Means for Our Health

    We all know carbon pollution is driving climate change and supercharging extreme weather events like Superstorm Sandy, Typhoon Bopha, and multiyear droughts around the world. All of which end up costing us hundreds of billions each year in bills for reconstruction and relief, rising insurance rates, and household repair expenses, to name only a few. What many people don’t realize, though, is that climate change is also taking a real toll on our health.
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    May 28, 2013 | 3:13 PM

    Quiet Climate Milestones

    Throughout my life, there have been poets and poems I’ve carried with me everywhere, like a briefcase that’s always packed and sitting by the front door. And while it might sound strange, I’ve found myself coming back to Auden in the past few weeks after two things happened in the climate world. First, it was the European Union effectively giving up on its emission trading scheme (ETS) for regulating carbon pollution. Then it was the news that atmospheric carbon levels had reached a new record concentration of 400 parts per million (ppm).
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    May 23, 2013 | 4:46 PM

    Pro Snow to Greenland and back again

    Doug Stoup has been exploring the polar regions for over 15 years. A Climate Ambassador for the Climate Reality Project, Doug recently returned from his 14th North Pole Expedition this April followed by shooting a segment in Greenland for Warren Miller Entertainment's 64th annual feature film, "Ticket to Ride."
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