ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM UPDATE

CLIMATE & HEALTH SYMPOSIUM

The CLEO Institute, in partnership with The University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, is pleased to host its 10th annual Empowering Capable Climate Communicators Symposium virtually, welcoming speakers from across the world, for a 3-day discussion on climate and health. Our symposium will take place on November 19th, November 20th, and November 21st. Those who have already purchased tickets, your tickets will be honored. Ticket sales start on October 15th. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at info@cleoinstitute.org

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Youth Climate Advocacy: Training to Speak at Commission Hearings

Friday, October 30, 2020 | 4:00pm TO 5:00pm
The CLEO Institute, Rethink Energy Florida, and Our Climate will be hosting an educational training session that will provide attendees with the important skills necessary for successfully speaking at local Commission hearings.
Speakers Include:
Kim Ross, Founder of Rethink Energy Florida
Commissioner Kristin Dozier, Leon County Commissioner (District 5)
Commissioner Jeremy Matlow, Tallahassee City Commissioner (Seat 3)
Gabi Rodriguez, Host of House on Fire podcast

Rights of Nature Webinar

Friday, October 30, 2020 | 5:30pm TO 6:30pm

A historical charter amendment that will grant rights to nature is on the ballot in Orange County. The aim of this amendment is to balance environmental and development interests within the greater Orlando area.

In this webinar, you will hear from Chuck O’Neal, Chairman of the Florida Rights of Nature Network, and Nicole Wilson, Orange County Commissioner-elect about what lead to this amendment being placed on the ballot, and what its success or failure could mean for the relationship between humans and the natural environment.

Mark Ruffalo And Public Herald Present: Invisible Hand: World’s First Documentary On The Rights Of Nature

Sunday, November 01, 2020 | 6:30pm TO 9:00pm

Mark Ruffalo narrates a new documentary that critics call a “paradigm-shifting” story about the global battle between Nature and society. Ruffalo has spent years as a water defender and environmental advocate. “More and more, we are waking up to the fact that the world around us is being poisoned,” Ruffalo said. “The water, air, and land have become toxic dumps, and the law is rigged against us.” 

CLEO TEACHER WORKSHOP

Tuesday, November 03, 2020 | 8:00am TO 12:00pm

Calling all teachers! Join The CLEO Institute for an interactive virtual workshop to learn how to incorporate climate science into your curricula. During this event, you’ll receive a climate overview, and learn from expert communicators about the most effective ways to teach climate science across all grade levels and subjects. Hear from former and current educators about the creative ways they’ve incorporated climate science into their curricula. Lastly, we’ll help you brainstorm ideas that are appropriate for your classroom, school, and the region at large. PD hours available for MDCPS! View Agenda Here

GenCLEO Monthly Virtual Meetup- November

Wednesday, November 04, 2020 | 4:00pm TO 5:00pm

Please join us for GenCLEO Monthly Virtual Meetup. Come share your ideas and make friends throughout the state of Florida. GenCLEO welcomes middle school, high school, and university students.

Themes:

September 2020: Increasing youth civic engagement for the 2020 elections and beyond; what causes youth voter apathy and how to overcome it
October 2020: Using the power of your voice through climate conversations; finding common ground; activating your circle of influence
November 2020: Debriefing the results of the 2020 elections; identifying opportunities for climate advocacy with new elected officials
December 2020: Creating a climate action strategy for 2021

Any questions about GenCLEO or our youth advocacy work? Contact julieta@cleoinstitute.org or (305) 573-5251.

CLIMATE & HEALTH SYMPOSIUM

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | 10:00am TO 12:00pm

The CLEO Institute, in partnership with The University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, is pleased to host its 10th annual Empowering Capable Climate Communicators Symposium virtually, welcoming guests from across the world, for a 3-day discussion on climate and health. Tickets on sale NOW!

GenCLEO Monthly Virtual Meetup- December

Wednesday, December 02, 2020 | 4:00pm TO 5:00pm

Please join us for GenCLEO Monthly Virtual Meetup. Come share your ideas and make friends throughout the state of Florida. GenCLEO welcomes middle school, high school, and university students.

Themes:

September 2020: Increasing youth civic engagement for the 2020 elections and beyond; what causes youth voter apathy and how to overcome it
October 2020: Using the power of your voice through climate conversations; finding common ground; activating your circle of influence
November 2020: Debriefing the results of the 2020 elections; identifying opportunities for climate advocacy with new elected officials
December 2020: Creating a climate action strategy for 2021

Any questions about GenCLEO or our youth advocacy work? Contact julieta@cleoinstitute.org or (305) 573-5251.

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