Talk of the city: engaging urbanites on climate change

Organization: Institute for the Study of Society and the Environment

This letter examines ways of communicating with urban dwellers that will result in positive engagement towards mitigating and adapting to climate change. Cities are useful places to focus on because they influence energy supply, management, traffic control, waste management and urban planning due to their large populations.  Key Takeaways: In order to ensure the best...
A letter sent to the presidential candidates in 2008 that summarizes American opinions towards climate change and why new forms of outreach are needed as well as ways to initiate a nationwide outreach campaign.