Climate change is an all-hands-on-deck challenge. Everyone is needed, regardless of politics, or cultural or economic status.
The Maine Climate Table provides opportunities for anyone to learn, to participate, and to act. Viewpoint diversity is an asset, not a liability, when it comes to solving a problem as large and long-term as climate change.
Have you ever been in an awkward conversation about climate change? Maybe at the Thanksgiving dinner table? Actually, these are great opportunities to listen and learn. The Maine Climate Table’s “Climate Communications 101” workbook can help you engage someone who might have a different viewpoint. And if you have a group that would like to take advantage of our climate communications workshops, click here.
The research of Narasimha Rao, a Yale professor, shows that reducing inequality could improve our ability to mitigate some of the worst effects on the environment. Click on the image to the right to read the article. Then click here to read Maine Climate Table’s BLOG on this issue.