COP27: Show Me the Money–Supported by Policy

In 2021, the world experienced four mega weather events that each cost $20+ billion in economic loss: Hurricane Ida, flooding in Europe, flooding in China and unprecedented winter weather in Texas and parts of Mexico. Credit: Patricia Grogg/IPS

GLT IRA Talking Points

In response to the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in Congress, members of
the Green Leadership Trust (GLT) drafted a sign-on letter to express concerns that key
provisions of the newly-passed Inflation Reduction Act will delay progress towards just
climate policies and compound harm on communities already disproportionately
burdened by the effects of climate change.

GLT IRA Response Sign On Letter- Congress

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House US House of Representatives Room H-305, The Capitol Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Chuck Schumer Majority Leader US Senate Room S-221, The Capitol Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear Speaker Pelosi and Leader Schumer: The Green Leadership Trust (GLT) is a cross-organizational network that builds the power of the […]

GLT IRA Response Sign On Letter- White House

GLT IRA Response Sign On Letter- White House
Dear President Biden:
The Green Leadership Trust (GLT) is a cross-organizational network that builds the power of the environmental movement by expanding the impact and leadership of Black, Indigenous, Latinx and all people of color serving on its Boards of Directors.

Rich nations caused climate harm to poorer ones, study says

For decades, environmental activists along with some government officials and scientists have argued that rich countries should pay the most to address climate change, and even pay poor countries reparations, because industrialized nations have historically emitted the most greenhouse gases.

Board of Directors Election 2022

The 2022 election for the Sierra Club’s Board of Directors election concluded on April 27. Based on a vote count carried out by Election Services Co.