This advanced broadcast session from the upcoming Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education, will highlight the voter registration process and Get Out The Vote (GOTV) campaign. Young people are the largest voting block in this country and have a tremendous influence in ensuring climate action from elected officials in 2020 and every election after. October 2020 will provide ample opportunity to be heavily engaged in GOTV efforts and get people to the polls. Learn about Our Climate’s campaign, the importance of mobilizing and changing the electorate to #voteclimate, and how you can mobilize your peers.
Our Climate is engaged in a dynamic partnership with the Alliance for Climate Education to make climate change a priority in the 2020 election. Our Climate has also partnered with various state table organizations to provide data, training and resources for voter registration/GOTV efforts. Attendees can Our Climate will give attendees the option to Pledge to Vote in person at the webinar. Pledging to vote will help us list build and gain contact information, that way we can send reminders to people to help GOTV. Our Climate is a millennial led organization that mobilizes young people to advocate for climate policies. Young people millennial age and younger are the largest voting bloc in the country. Mobilizing young people can have profound impact on the elections if we show up.