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Applications open: Join us at COP23 this fall!

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By Dineen O’Rourke and Karina Gonzalez, SustainUS COP23 Delegation Leaders As the results of the 2017 U.S. election were called on November 8th, the sun was beginning to rise over the city of Marrakech, Morocco. Our COP22 delegation had been spending the entire night preparing for an action at the…

A Gathering of Action and Connection

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By Beverely Harp, Ryan Camero, and Niria Garcia We have recently returned from a weekend gathering, where 20 SustainUS members came together at the Woolman Hill Quaker Retreat Center in Deerfield, Massachusetts. We traveled across the country in different states of mind, the movements we are a part of all coming…

COP22 Delegate Kayla studies Navajo land reform with Diné Policy Institute

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The First Nations Development Institute, based in Longmont Colorado, awarded the Diné Policy Institute (DPI) $20,190 grant to study the possibilities of sustainable land reform for the Navajo Nation. The research team includes COP22 Delegate Kayla DeVault. The land reform study analyzes the history of Navajo land laws, current boundaries…

Our Delegation to the 55th UN Commission for Social Development

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Hello from the delegation for the 55th United Nations Commission for Social Development! We are a group of young people ranging in age from 17 to 30 who are all committed to sustainable development and thrilled to be here at the UN HQ! After two days of exciting youth conversations…