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Ending Nuclear Weapons Before They End Us: Opportunities Under the Biden Administration to Take Action
Hosted by PSR National
Thursday, March 4, 2021, 8:00am – 11:30pm PT (11:00am – 2:30pm ET)
Please join us for a virtual policy briefing and workshop series to call on the Biden administration to prioritize the complete elimination of nuclear weapons. The event is convened by Back from the Brink (BftB) and the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) with support from many partner organizations. The virtual event will feature an expert panel discussion and Q&A, followed by a series of workshops to help advocates generate the public and political will needed for a fundamental change in U.S. nuclear weapons policy.
Prof. Zia Mian, Princeton; Prof. Michael Klare, Hampshire College; Beatrice Fihn, Executive Director of ICAN (based in Geneva); Denise Duffield, PSR-Los Angeles & Back from the Brink; Tom Countryman, Former acting Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security for President Barack Obama
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Communicating the Climate in the Biden Administration
Hosted by Yale Program on Climate Change Communication
Friday, March 5, 2021, 9:00 am PT (noon ET)
Hear from former Obama administration officials about what to expect from the Biden White House on climate and the opportunity the Biden White House has to build a base for climate action. Sponsored by the Yale Center for Environmental Communication with the Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy.
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A Just Recovery Gathering
Hosted by 350.0rg
Friday, April 9 – 11, 2021, a three-day event online
The Global Just Recovery Gathering is a three-day, fully online event with hands-on trainings, interactive workshops, and a powerful lineup of climate leaders from all over the world. The Gathering is for everyone — whether you’re a seasoned organizer or new to the movement — to come together to design new pathways to build a better future for all.
At the Gathering, you will build your skills, strengthen relationships, and hear from movement leaders, artists, musicians, and climate activists in every corner of the world. Bill McKibben, Naomi Klein, Hakima Abbas, Vandana Shiva, Ailton Krenak, Nnimmo Bassey and Eriel Deranger have all confirmed participation, and more will be announced soon!