Climate Action Events

Learn more about local, national, and global events where you can show you’re HERE for Climate or learn more about environmental issues affecting your community. Have an event you want on our listing? Let us know.

Upcoming Events

2nd World Conference on Climate Change & Sustainability

October 16-18, 2023 | Rome, Italy — This year’s theme is “Advancing Nature and Positive Solutions for Net Zero and Sustainable Future“.

World Recycling Convention

October 23-25, 2023 | Madrid, Spain — This year’s theme is “Recycle Today for A Better Tomorrow”.

Earth Hour

March 30, 2024, 8:30-9:30pm your local time | Worldwide — With your support, Earth Hour 2023 could be the world’s largest grassroots movements for the environment.

National Hanging Out Day

April 19, 2024 | Your home, apartment or community — A day dedicated to saving energy and encouraging people and communities to learn about the benefits of air drying laundry.

Earth Day

April 22, 2024 | Worldwide — The theme for Earth Day 2024 is Planet vs. Plastics.

Secular Week of Action

TBA, 2024 | Everywhere — In partnership with other secular/humanist organizations, individuals and groups find many ways to serve communities through education, action, and advocacy.

World Humanist Day

June 21, 2024 | Everywhere — June 21 marks World Humanist Day! Humanism is a progressive philosophy of life that, without theism or other supernatural beliefs, affirms our ability and responsibility to lead ethical lives of personal fulfillment that aspire to the greater good.

Past Events

Special Topic Series on Energy, Equity, Health, and Solutions in Relation to Climate Change

January-February, 2021 | Articles & Videos available

In early 2021, HERE for Climate hosted a webinar series (which was featured in the Humanist magazine Spring 2021 issue) to elaborate on some of the aspects: energy, equity, power, health, and justice. Learn more and watch videos

Climate Justice: A Better Future for Us All

May 18, 2019, 10am-4pm | Recordings available

Climate Justice: A Better Future for Us All was a conference focused on building a narrative on the human right to a safe and habitable environment, and the challenges posed by over consumption and a rapidly industrializing world. The full-day event was recorded and saved as podcast episodes. Learn more and listen to the recordings