Articles about Climate Change

Brightening Our Corner Newsletter - February 2021

Quarterly Newsletter of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation

The Foundation has just published its quarterly newsletter. Ray Anderson always said, "Brighten the Corner Where You Are."

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Climate & Change: Georgia's Climate Solutions

An Introduction to Drawdown Georgia

Tuesday, February 23rd, join Laura Flusche, executive director of Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA), in conversation with Drawdown Georgia founding member John Lanier about how our state can--and IS--making a difference on climate change.

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Translating a Global Emission-Reduction Framework for Subnational Climate Action: A Case Study from the State of Georgia

Reprinted from Environmental Management

Phase One findings from the Drawdown Georgia Research Team have been published in Environmental Management.

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Moving the Needle: Engaging College Students on Climate Solutions

The MoveTheNeedle Project’s mission is first to educate those who are passionate about carbon and climate. The next generation of leaders will be critical in shaping decisions—some of them are already in positions of influence.

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Why Ikea just bought an 11,000-acre forest in Georgia

Reprinted from Fast Company

In southeast Georgia, a forest covering nearly 11,000 acres was at risk of being split up and developed. But a conservation organization acquired the land to protect it—and Ikea’s parent company, Ingka Group, just bought it under a contract that will continue to protect the local ecosystem.

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How Biden's Climate Policies May Affect Georgia

Drawdown Georgia Team Members Interviewed by WABE

While the Paris agreement might feel pretty distant, other climate policies the Biden administration may roll out could have more on-the-ground effects here in Georgia.

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Rollins School of Public Health Launches New Certificate in Climate and Health

Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health is launching a new certificate program to train students for careers in climate change and health.

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John Lanier Introduces Drawdown Georgia to Sustainable Newton

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Diving into Drawdown Georgia with John Lanier

John Lanier will share some of the history behind Drawdown Georgia and the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, which helped launch the effort.

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He's helping Georgia move away from its polluting past.

Reprinted from Grist

Nathaniel Smith is known for big, bold visions, a trait he’ll surely bring to his new role as co-chair of the leadership council of Drawdown Georgia.

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