V. PROMOTING PUBLIC POLICY
Communities around the country are taking collective action on climate change in a number of ways.
A number of tried-and-true steps can help ensure the success of a community action initiative.
Working effectively with the media can help build support for your public policy goals.
The League has been a strong advocate for policies that will reduce the risk of catastrophic global warming, share the burden of cutting carbon emissions fairly, accelerate the transition to a clean energy economy, and prepare for the unavoidable impacts of the changing cllimate.
Ultimately, climate change is a global problem that requires global solutions. The United States must take a leadership role in working with other nations to achieve a legally binding global treaty that will safeguard the planet for future generations.
Last updated: 1/24/2015