Newsletter

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2020 Newsletters

 

Vote for the Environment, Share Your Climate Story, and More!

November 2020 | Editor: Meredith Miller Vostrejs

This month we provide resources for the election, as well as opportunities to depolarize America and engage in environmental advocacy post-election. Our spotlight features the new RPCV4EA story portal, making it easy to share your climate story and raise awareness. Plus good reads and other info about RPCVs making an impact at home and abroad!

 

 

 


Getting Out the (Environment) Vote

October 2020 | Editor: Meredith Miller Vostrejs

This month we focus on the upcoming elections. Our election articles provide tips, tools, and resources for RPCVs to help get out the vote, encourage voting for the planet, and ways to engage and be an active participant in our democracy. In addition, we hear a first hand perspective on the wildfires in Washington and how climate change is affecting the U.S.

 

Image Source: "Sun" by Mr. Furious for Patagonia's efforts to encourage youth to vote for the environment.

 


 

 

The Value in Sharing Your Climate Story

September 2020 | Editor: Meredith Miller Vostrejs

This month our Spotlight is featuring an organization called Climate Generation who explains the power in sharing your personal climate story. Also learn about ways you can get involved with our group and information on environmental issues. 

 

 

 

 


 

Humanizing Climate Change

August 2020 | Editor: Meredith Miller Vostrejs

This month we have an exciting guest speaker, Sarah Goodspeed, from Climate Generation who shares the power in story telling and humanizing our experience to connect on shared values. Also learn about our virtual movie event that happened in July and other ways you can advocate for the Planet.

 

 

 



Strategic Planning for the Future and the latest RPCV4EA Events

July 2020 | Editor: Kate Schachter 

Get a feel for what is happening behind the scenes within the group and learn about ways you can share your ideas. Our latest event, on July 12th, is the virtual movie showing of Anote's Ark followed by a Q&A to help humanize climate change. 

 

 

 


 

Connect the dots... 

May 2020 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Learn about ways to join our discussions about climate change and ways you can help decrease your carbon footprint.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Will you help use connect the dots?

April 2020 #2 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Learn about Global Issues that RPCVs care about with Michael Kiernan and Earth Day highlights

 

 

 

 

 


 

Earth Day

April 2020 #1 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Virtually Celebrate Earth Day with Us!

 

 

 

 

 


2019 Newsletters

RPCVs in Congress and Around the World

May 2019 | Editor: Mike Roman

Learn about RPCVs Congress and other exciting projects RPCVs are working on.

 

 

 

 

 


Peace Corps Action Team (PCAT) and its work with Citizens' Climate Lobby (CCL)

March 2019 | Editor: Mike Roman

Meet Peace Corps Action Team's co-leaders Brady Fergusson and Mike Roman and how they partner with Citizen' Climate Lobby.

 

 

 

 

 


2018 Newsletters

RPCVs4EA New Direction and Partnerships

May 28, 2018 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Learn about our plans moving forward as an organization!

 

 

 

 

 


2017 Newsletters

A Call to Action

September 17, 2017 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Learn more about our highlights and work that's been done behind the scenes.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Call with Citizens' Climate Lobby and Peace Corps Goes to Denver

September 11, 2017 | Editor: Kate Schachter

Learn more info about our upcoming call with CCL and how the Peace Corps Connect Conference went in Denver