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Official podcast for climate heroes from Citizens\' Climate Lobby. We\'re creating the political will for a livable world.

Citizens' Climate Lobby Citizens\' Climate Lobby

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Official podcast for climate heroes from Citizens\' Climate Lobby. We\'re creating the political will for a livable world.

    Flannery Winchester - Live from D.C.! | June 2024 Monthly Speakers | Citizens' Climate Lobby

    Flannery Winchester - Live from D.C.! | June 2024 Monthly Speakers | Citizens' Climate Lobby

    Join us live from D.C. as over a thousand CCLers converge to work together on climate solutions and meet with Congress! Flannery Winchester, CCL’s Senior Director of Communications, will host this call and will be joined by former CCLers who now work in Congress. Our old friends will talk about what life is like on “the other side” and give invaluable perspectives on CCL and lobby meetings. We’ll also give you a fly-on-the-wall experience of conference life as we walk the halls of the Omni Shoreham chatting to CCL staff and interns along the way. 
    Skip ahead to the following section(s):(0:00) Intro & Highlights(7:34) Conversation with CCL Alum Hill Staffers Morgan and Kesten(27:50) Q&A Discussion(30:58) CCL's April Actions(33:35) Rachel's Message to CCL!
    June Action Sheet: https://cclusa.org/actionsheet Summer Conference: https://cclusa.org/summer   Pre-Call Video:  https://vimeo.com/954652376 

    • 40 min
    CCL Training: Leading Your Lobby Team

    CCL Training: Leading Your Lobby Team

    This training is designed for those who wish to learn more about leading a lobby meeting with a member of Congress or staff. In this training, we review the role of a lobby team leader, how they assign team roles, coordinate practice times and how to handle other special situations.
    Skip ahead to the following section(s):(0:00) Intro & Agenda(2:18) The Importance of Leads(12:08) Advance Planning(15:41) Meeting Planning Suggestions(32:10) Practice Scenarios(39:41) Final Considerations
    Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/lobbylead  Training on CCL Community: https://community.citizensclimate.org/topics/working-with-congress/lobbying-401 

    • 46 min
    CCL Lobby Training: Legislative Plan and Q&A Discussion

    CCL Lobby Training: Legislative Plan and Q&A Discussion

    Join CCL's Vice President of Government Affairs Ben Pendergrass and Senior Director Jenn Tyler for a training that will provide up to the moment insights on the dynamics in Congress and how we can most effectively use our time in meetings to support our agenda. This is a recommended training for any CCL volunteer planning on being a part of their group's Summer 2024 Lobby Meeting (as well as Lobby Training #1 - CCL's Summer 2024 Primary & Secondary Asks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqaxAhygXpo )
    Skip ahead to the following section(s):(0:00) Intro & Agenda(2:51) Primary Asks Review(17:46) Secondary Asks Review & Leaders Letters(22:29) Legislative LandscapeQ&A Discussion ( https://vimeo.com/949937535/709b52da77 )
    Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/legislative-plan-slides  CCL Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/459 

    • 32 min
    Rob Hopkins on the Role of Imagination in Climate Change Solutions

    Rob Hopkins on the Role of Imagination in Climate Change Solutions

    Rob Hopkins, one of the founders of the Transition Town movement, shows us how playful imagination can lead to real-world solutions, and you will discover how a life-sized whale made of plastic bags brought a community together to pass groundbreaking legislation

    • 35 min
    CCL Training: Summer 2024 Lobby Training #1: Primary & Secondary Asks

    CCL Training: Summer 2024 Lobby Training #1: Primary & Secondary Asks

    Join CCL's Vice President of Government Affairs Ben Pendergrass and Senior Director of Government Affairs Jenn Tyler for a training that will review the updates and context for CCL's Summer 2024 Primary and Secondary Asks as well as guidance for lobby teams as they plan their in-person meetings. 
    Skip ahead to the following section(s):(0:00) Intro & Agenda(3:38) Primary Ask: PROVE IT Act(15:11) Primary Ask: Clean Energy Permitting Reform(29:06) Secondary Asks(37:07) Leaders Letter and Final Thoughts
    Q&A Discussion ( https://vimeo.com/948787304/62252de422 )
    Presentation Slides: https://cclusa.org/june-asks-slides CCL Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/185 

    • 44 min
    CCL Training: Summer Media Opportunities

    CCL Training: Summer Media Opportunities

    Join CCL's State and Local Media Coordinator Charlotte Ward for a training that will provide a broad overview of the opportunities chapters have as we prepare for summer and our Summer Conference to engage with their local news media on climate solutions. 
    Presentation Slides:  https://cclusa.org/2024-media-opportunities 

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

Blue skies in Boulder ,

Effective training in a polarized world

Very balanced and useful training for engaging more in climate action

ILikeNeurons ,

Great training, volume could do with adjusting

The training is great, and if more people took it, we would have a lot more accomplished on climate. I wish they would increase the volume a bit to bring it on par with other podcasts.

Jean frim Arkansas ,

Citizens Climate

Great podcast! So much good and wide ranging info to help with our climate advocacy.

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