WE’RE AT COP 23!
The second and final week of the 23rd Conference of Parties is coming to an end and we’re excited to bring you the latest updates. Follow us across all of our media:
SIGNED: Michigan is Still In and what’s next
Last week, President Mark Schlissel signed the We Are Still In pledge, committing the University of Michigan to climate action and joining a growing group of US climate leaders. Learn more about his signature and read our ‘Next Steps’ letter & add your name.
“Michigan is Still In” Letter
This autumn, Climate Blue has partnered with the MC2: Michigan and the Climate Crisis executive committee in advocating for the University of Michigan to support the UNFCCC 2015 Paris Agreement through signing the We Are Still In pledge. Together, we drafted a letter to President Mark Schlissel urging that he sign and tell the world that Michigan is still in on climate change. Here’s the letter:
COP23 Delegation Announcement
We are excited to announce the membership of the University of Michigan’s delegation to COP23, the yearly meeting of the UNFCCC that will be convening in Bonn, Germany this November.
Check out this interview with José María Figueres, former president of Costa Rica and climate action leader, at the COP21 climate talks in Paris in 2015: