Our ANNOUNCEMENTS page spotlights regional climate action news and activities.
Public awareness of the need for aggressive climate action grows stronger as we approach of the COP21 Conference in Paris in December. Join us for reports and discussion of activities aimed at fossil fuel resistance and promoting climate justice in...
Aug 30 01:00 PM
Bobby Bowen Center
Noted scholar Mary Evelyn Tucker unpacks the invitations and challenges of Pope Francis' new encyclical on care for creation, responsible development and the impact of environmental injustice on the world's poor. Mary Evelyn Tucker, PhD, is Senior Lecturer and Research...
Sep 03 07:00 PM
University of San Francisco, Fromm Hall
San Francisco, CA
Join the Sunflower Alliance and a host of other environmental organizations for this international gathering. Scientists, environmental organizations and citizens will examine the crisis of food security and the dire implications of fossil fuel-reliant agriculture. Inspired by Dr. Vandana Shiva’s...
Sep 04 08:00 AM
Richmond Memorial Convention Center
The oil industry is pushing its friends in Congress to lift a decades-old ban on export of crude oil overseas. Join a rally in San Francisco to build momentum against such a detrimental action. We must tell Congress and the...
Sep 08 12:00 PM
San Francisco Federal Building
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District invites you to attend one of 3 open houses to learn about efforts to reduce air pollution from refineries. This effort includes four draft rules that will be available for review and public...
Sep 15 06:00 PM
Three cities. See schedule.
Want to help protect our children’s climate, but have no idea where to start? Do climate activities seem way too complex, technical, and hopeless? Come to this introduction to climate activities in the East Bay. Meet with others to share...
Sep 15 06:30 PM
Berkeley Library South Branch
In India and Pakistan alone, nearly 3,000 people died during heat wave events during May and June. A vigil and walk commemorating thousands killed by this summer's extreme heat events worldwide. We will gather at 4:30 on the steps of...
Sep 18 04:30 PM
Asian Art Museum
San Francisco, CA
Socialist City Councilmember Kshama Sawant will be speaking alongside Pulitzer Prize journalist Chris Hedges and Richmond City Councilmember Gayle McLaughlin in Oakland. The event is a fundraiser for Sawant’s reelection campaign to the Seattle City Council. Since her election a...
Sep 19 07:00 PM
First Unitarian Church of Oakland
Opponents of the transportation of coal into and out of the Port of Oakland will present testimony to the City Council about the health and safety effects of the proposal. This is a necessary step for the council to enact...
Sep 21 03:30 PM
Oakland City Hall