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March 14, 2017 to March 26, 2017

DC Environmental Film Festival

 The 25th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital presents over 180 films selected to provide fresh perspectives on a wide variety of environmental issues facing our planet. The 2017 Festival features cinematic work from 32 countries, including 64 Washington, DC, US and World premieres.

March 9, 2016

Is Healthy Soil the Solution to Global Warming?

A French Ministry of Agriculture rep and international soil scientists will discuss the science behind soil carbon sequestration and how to drive the rapid, worldwide adoption of regenerative agriculture techniques that sequester carbon at the National Press Club, 8:00-11:00 a.m. on Mar 9 in Washington DC.

November 30, 2016 to December 2, 2016

4th Sustainable Ocean Summit

The World Ocean Council will hold its 2016 event in Rotterdam. This unique ocean industry gathering will address the 2015-2030 U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and what they mean for the ocean business community.

April 22, 2016 to April 24, 2016

Earth Day Texas 2016

Earth Day Texas 2016, a free event in Dallas, offers an impressive lineup of environmental programming, conferences and networking opportunities, entertainment, special events, and sustainable culinary creations and libations that cannot be experienced anywhere else.

November 14, 2016 to November 15, 2016

2016 Global Action Summit

This invitation-only event in Nashville, moderated by CNN's Fareed Zakaria, will focus on how to accelerate scalable, sustainable urban and rural solutions.

November 13, 2015 to November 14, 2015

24 Hours of Reality and Live Earth: The World Is Watching

In the lead up to the Paris climate talks, this day of climate action and music will be broadcast live from various locations around the globe. Hosted by former US Vice President Al Gore, guests include French President François Hollande, actors and activists Ryan Reynolds and Calum Worthy, former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, Telemundo journalist Vanessa Hauc and more.

October 29, 2015

Tools for Smart Science Journalism

In this free Poynter/NewsU webinar at 2pm ET, you'll learn to how make sense of scientific data and tell stories in ways that connect with your audience. You'll get techniques and tips to improve your interviewing and reporting skills. You'll also learn how to lift the veil from front groups to launch investigations based on informed fact-gathering. Can't listen live? An archived replay will be available if you pre-register.

November 5, 2015

Producing Great Audio Using Simple Tools

In this free Poynter/NewsU webinar at 2pm ET, you will learn best practices for using microphones, tips for recording great interviews, and foolproof ways for gathering natural sound. You'll get the tips and skills to give your audio pieces that professional “public radio quality” sound no matter what your skill level or budget. Can't listen live? An archived replay will be available if you pre-register.

October 30, 2015

Making Invisible Fracking Air Pollution Visible

Reporters may find useful an Oct 30 webinar hosted by Earthworks on the FLIR camera, used by regulators to detect air pollution "leaks" from fracking-related facilities. Learn about how these infrared cameras work, the pollution they show and how to bring one to your community; the EPA's proposed rule to cut this pollution and where it needs strengthening; and more.

November 18, 2015 to November 20, 2015

Greenbuild International Summit

At the 2015 International Summit, representatives from over 80 nations will come together to discuss common challenges. We see our ideas as valuable, applicable, replicable and worth sharing.  This year, the Summit is the place where we connect the dots between climate change, finance, policy, industry, resource security, practice and innovation.


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