Today in New York, representatives of world leaders are at United Nations’ headquarters to sign the Paris Agreement. This could be a historic day. But we say “could” because the aspirations of the agreement are far greater than current national commitments. The long-term goals of the Paris Agreement are strong….
In December 2015, SustainUS sent 21 US youth delegates to Paris for the 21st Session of the Conference of Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Our delegates worked alongside government officials, civil society representatives, and youth from around the world while organizing direct actions, media outreach, and policy advocacy.