• San Francisco, CA

CGS and UMD will lead on several key research and university climate engagements this week at the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) in San Francisco, CA. On Wednesday, September 12, UMD and the Global Sustainability Initiative (GSI) in collaboration with UC3 will present a poster on building collaborative climate action. On Thursday September 13, Nate Hultman, CGS Director, will speak on Assessing the Opportunity for even Greater Impact: Report Highlights hosted by ClimateWorks Foundation, with support from Mission 2020 and The Climate Group, and moderate a discussion on Building the Evidence Base for Accelerated Climate Action hosted by Brookings and UC Berkeley. Also on Thursday, September 13, the CGS team will support the official report launch of the America’s Pledge Phase II project, Fulfilling America’s Pledge: How States, Cities, and Businesses Are Leading the United States to a Low-Carbon Future.