Our events help drive a climate action agenda by creating opportunities to come together.
New Climate Mayors Chair Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Steering Committee member New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, and US Director of World Resources Institute Dan Lashof convened to discuss national climate action in the wake of the 2020 presidential election. The discussion was hosted by TIME Magazine’s Justin Worland.
In partnership with the Mayors Innovation Project at UW-Madison, Climate Mayors hosted a livestream discussion about climate action featuring Climate Mayors Steering Committee members Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway and Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, and Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes.
In partnership with the University of Pittsburgh Center for Sustainable Business, Climate Mayors hosted a virtual discussion with leaders of the Ohio Valley, including Climate Mayors Steering Committee member Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto and Climate Mayors members Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley and Youngstown Tito Brown.
Climate Mayors Co-Chair Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Steering Committee member Austin Mayor Steve Adler and Steering Committee member San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg discussed a sustainable recovery in Texas and beyond. The panel was hosted by The Texas Tribune’s Evan Smith.