Sunday, November 20, 2022 — 12:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    online

Muslims and Jews United for Climate Change

For over a thousand years Muslims and Jews were Allies,  protecting one another and living side by side.  Many principles of Islam are based on principles of Judaism. Moses is mentioned more than any other person in the Quran.    In the more recent period, Muslims and Jews have been systematically pitted against each other […]

  • in English, interpreted into Hebrew
  • subtitles in English

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 — 12:30 pm (New York) | 5:30 pm (UTC)    online

What Does Race Have to Do with It: Racism and the Climate Emergency

We are all experiencing the effects of climate change. However, Indigenous and Global Majority People are disproportionately impacted by the global climate emergency due to historical and present-day settler colonialism, systems of oppression and exploitation, and greed. This workshop will explore how looking at climate change with a racial lens can assist us in acting […]

  • in English, interpreted into español y francés
  • subtitles in inglés

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 — 5:00 am (New York) | 10:00 am (UTC)    online

Listening Circles: A Tool for Climate Activists

As activists we have chosen to face the truth about the climate emergency and about climate injustice. To remain strong, resilient, and clear thinking, we need a safe place to express the emotions that come up for us in the present crisis. Listening circles can be a place to release these feelings and heal from the […]

  • in English, interpreted into French

Saturday, November 12, 2022 — 12:30pm (New York)   online and in person

We Want to Live: Our Water, Art & Climate Justice Movements

Ending the climate emergency that threatens all life on the planet requires masses of people coming together to put our creative minds in action towards climate solutions. Hear from speakers from frontline nations, tribes and communities in Africa and the Americas, and other communities. They will speak from their personal experiences, highlight their relationship to […]

  • in English, interpreted into Igbo, French and Spanish
  • subtitles in English

Saturday, November 12, 2022 — 11.00 am (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

The Legacy of Colonisation & Racism in Africa

Africa and her people have been made extremely vulnerable to the effects of climate change because of colonisation and racism.
However, it is possible to heal from this trauma and strengthen the resolve to combat and end the emergency.
In this workshop, Africans share how they have personally experienced racism and colonialism as well as their resolve, commitment, courage, and hope.

  • in English, interpreted into French

Saturday, November 12, 2022 — 11:30 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone, Ex. 45

What Can We Do about Climate Grief?

We can listen to each other’s stories to help each other heal. We can listen to the stories of the populations suffering the most from the effects of climate change to learn the impacts so we are proponents for change.  Climate change affects real people. Often those stories aren’t heard and people are slow to […]

  • in English

Friday, November 11, 2022 — 3.30 pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Staying Hopeful as We Face the Climate Crisis

People at the forefront of the climate movement may struggle to find ways to stay hopeful, to find spaces where we feel connected. Staying hopeful is important for those of us working on the climate emergency. Come and learn some tools allowing us to renew hope even as the future at risk is our own.

  • in English, interpreted into French and Spanish

Friday, November 11, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

Introduction To The Tools Of Sustaining All Life

Participants will learn about our natural ability to heal from hurtful experiences using the process of emotional release. They will be paired together to listen to each other in equal turns with respectful, non-judgmental attention. In the safety and confidentiality of these short “sessions,” we can access past huts and current upsets, including experiences of […]

  • in English

Friday, November 11, 2022 — 11:00 am (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

No Human Enemies: A Strategy for Climate Justice Organizing

Addressing the climate crisis requires broad and powerful coalitions. However, oppressions continually divide and separate people, making it harder to create and sustain these coalitions. In this workshop, we will move beyond the concept of “enemies” which fuels every form of separation.

  • in English, interpreted into Arabic and French

Friday, November 11, 2022 — 11:30 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone Ex. 45

Emotional Resilience in the Climate Emergency

Current crises can trigger feelings of despair, fear, and hopelessness from painful experiences early in our lives. Doing emotional healing work to free ourselves from the effects of past hurtful incidents prepares us to emotionally handle the deepening crisis of the climate emergency.

  • in English

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 3.30pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Healing the Trauma of the Climate Crisis

This workshop will support participants to heal some of the trauma induced by the climate crisis. Awareness of the climate crisis is growing along with the existential threat that it poses for humans and all life on planet earth. Opportunities to face and heal this trauma are not widely available to most people. In this workshop, participants will learn tools for trauma healing. Healing Climate Trauma Listening Circles led by experienced peer co-counselors will provide safe space for participants to tell their story of the trauma they experienced as a result of climate change. Strategies to continue the healing process will be shared.

  • in English, interpreted into French and Spanish

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

Introduction To The Tools Of Sustaining All Life

Participants will learn about our natural ability to heal from hurtful experiences using the process of emotional release. They will be paired together to listen to each other in equal turns with respectful, non-judgmental attention. In the safety and confidentiality of these short “sessions,” we can access past hurts and current upsets, including experiences of […]

  • in English

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Introduction To The Tools Of Sustaining All Life

Participants will learn about our natural ability to heal from hurtful experiences using the process of emotional release. They will be paired together to listen to each other in equal turns with respectful, non-judgmental attention. In the safety and confidentiality of these short “sessions,” we can access past huts and current upsets, including experiences of […]

  • in English, interpreted into English

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 11.00 am (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

The Climate Crisis in Africa

You will get to hear Africans share their own experiences with the world and relate to one another globally. At intervals during the forum, participants will be in small groups of two or more to process what they have heard, and take turns
to listen to each other’s stories. This way, everyone has a chance to tell their own story and to process what they hear, as well as express their emotions and hurts caused by climate change and its effects. Sharing experiences is a powerful tool that strengthens our resolve, commitment and activism.

  • in English, interpreted into French and Arabic

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 11:30 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone Ex. 45

Sustaining Ourselves as Activists

To build and sustain a strong climate movement we must have a place to share and heal from feelings about the climate emergency, the damage we experience from oppression, and any discouragement we feel about taking needed action.

  • in English

Thursday, November 10, 2022 — 11:00 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

More bad news? (Science Day Listening circle)

Every day scientists give us new and more detailed information about the developing climate emergency, and much of it is bad news!  We need a safe place where we can express the many emotions that come up for us as we face what is happening. Simply talking about our feelings can take the sting out […]

  • in English

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

African Listening Circle

Africa accounts for less than 4% of global emissions and yet is suffering the most. In this listening circle, African participants will have the opportunity to be listened to awarely about climate change in their countries.  Participants will be led by an experienced Listening Circle leader as they take equal turns to listen and be […]

  • in English

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 1:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

Youth Listening Circle

Young People are often at the forefront of positive changes at any COP. Young people can find laughter in the face of crisis and stand strong for our future and the world we love. Facing climate change takes a toll on us. The COP is a stressful and overwhelming place and we need spaces to […]

  • in English

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 1:00 pm (Egypt)   Sanafir Hotel

Eliminating the Effects of Racism on Our Work to Sustain All Life

Racism has had a deeply damaging and divisive effect on everyone. Unless we address racism, it is replicated in any solutions we develop. Understanding and healing the effects of racism on us as individuals is a necessary step in creating a movement that can sustain all life and restore the environment.

  • in English

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 11.00 am (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Women and Climate Justice

The voices and leadership of women are key in the fight for climate justice. The climate emergency disproportionately impacts girls and women, racism and classism multiplies the impact. Women’s intelligence and understanding of the importance of relationships need to be at the center of climate solutions. Our panel of grassroots women leaders from around the world will discuss the tools they have used to overcome internalized sexism and claim their rightful place as leaders and activists in the climate justice movement.

  • in English, interpreted into Arabic and Spanish

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 11:00 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

Loss and Damage—from grieving to action (Finance Day Listening Circle)

Addressing the historic injustices that have resulted in the disproportionate impact of the climate emergency often brings up strong emotions. Having a safe and supported place to share those emotions lets us begin to heal the emotional hurts that interfere with our thinking about and acting to end these injustices. We are better able to […]

  • in English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Introduction To The Tools Of Sustaining All Life

Participants will learn about our natural ability to heal from hurtful experiences using the process of emotional release. They will be paired together to listen to each other in equal turns with respectful, non-judgmental attention. In the safety and confidentiality of these short “sessions,” we can access past huts and current upsets, including experiences of […]

  • in English, interpreted into English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 3.30 pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Youth at the Forefront of the Climate Movement: Mutual Support to Sustain Our Action

Young People are a revolutionary force and have been at the forefront of many important social movements, including the climate movement today. Young people can find laughter in the face of crisis and stand up for our future and the world we love. The lack of respect for young people’s thinking and leadership often leads to the important abilities we offer being underutilized and our voices being ignored.

  • in English, interpreted into French and Spanish

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

African Listening Circle

Africa accounts for less than 4% of global emissions and yet is suffering the most. In this listening circle, African participants will have the opportunity to be listened to awarely about climate change in their countries.  Participants will be led by an experienced Listening Circle leader as they take equal turns to listen and be […]

  • in English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 2:00 pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Introduction To The Tools Of Sustaining All Life

Participants will learn about our natural ability to heal from hurtful experiences using the process of emotional release. They will be paired together to listen to each other in equal turns with respectful, non-judgmental attention. In the safety and confidentiality of these short “sessions,” we can access past huts and current upsets, including experiences of […]

  • in English, interpreted into English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 1:00 pm (Egypt)   Blue Zone P117

Youth Listening Circle

Young People are often at the forefront of positive changes at any COP. Young people can find laughter in the face of crisis and stand strong for our future and the world we love. Facing climate change takes a toll on us. The COP is a stressful and overwhelming place and we need spaces to […]

  • in English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 11.30 am (Egypt)   Blue Zone, Ex. 45

Strategies to build solidarity: activism that works in the long term

Acting against the climate crisis requires coordinated actions. We can develop strategies that allow us to act even in the midst of disagreements or discouragement. There is much more that unites us than separates us, although it may be difficult to notice.

  • in English

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 — 11.00am (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

War and Climate Justice

Climate change has played a role in many recent armed conflicts and is projected to be an even more serious driving force of future conflicts. The world’s militaries are a major source of carbon emissions with their enormous consumption of fossil fuels and their sprawling industrial operations.

  • in English, interpreted into Arabic and French

Monday, November 7, 2022 — 3.30pm (Egypt)   Green Zone, B45

Emotional Burdens of Oppression and the Climate Crisis

Living with these realities—both the experiences of domination and subordination resulting from oppression, and the existential threat resulting from environmental degradation and the climate crisis—has left us with emotional burdens. We humans came to this earth expecting a good world characterized by fairness, justice, and equity. Instead, we found a world filled with relationships of […]

  • in English, interpreted into French

Saturday, September 24, 2022 — 1:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    Online

No Human Enemies: A Strategy for Climate Justice Organizing

Successful climate justice organizing relies on an accurate and comprehensive analysis of the problems confronting humanity.We have exposed exploitative systems and oppressions as the root causes and threats to life on Earth. (For example, capitalism is an extraction economy based on greed, racism, classism, sexism, colonization, genocide, and war.) These systems and oppressions have successfully […]

  • in English, interpreted into Spanish and Arabic
  • subtitles in English

Saturday, September 24, 2022 — 1:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    Online

No Human Enemies: A Strategy for Climate Justice Organizing

Addressing the climate crisis requires broad and powerful coalitions. However, oppression continually divide and separate people, making it harder to create and sustain these coalitions. In this workshop, we will move beyond the concept of “enemies” which fuels every form of separation. This workshop will explore an evolution in strategy for climate justice organizing that […]

  • in English, interpreted into French and Arabic
  • subtitles in English

Sunday, August 28, 2022 — 1:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Sustaining All Life Fundraiser (for COP27)

SECOND ANNUAL FUNDRAISER “’Fair Share’ in the Climate Emergency: Funding from the Global North to Solve the Climate Crisis,” Sunday, August 28, 1 – 2:30pm EDT An online fundraiser for Sustaining All Life . Support an international team working to solve the climate emergency and help us raise $100,000 to fund the delegation’s participation in […]

  • in English, interpreted into French
  • subtitles in English

Saturday, July 23, 2022 — 2:00 pm (New York) | 6:00 pm (UTC)    online

Tubig Climate Justice Gallery Opening

Our all volunteer team has experienced some challenges that has delayed the opening of our gallery but it is very close! Please check back in the next week or so, or feel free to contact us if you want to receive an email when it has launched. We hope to feature the artists and their […]

  • in English, interpreted into French

Sunday, July 3, 2022 — 11:00 am (New York) | 3:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Forum: The Climate Crisis in Africa

Listening to one another’s experiences as Africans impacted by climate change is important. We need stories of hope, commitment and courage. Stories that will unite, inspire and rekindle our spirit, stories that also tell of our struggles as a continent in relation to Climate Change. This Forum welcomes African climate change activists to talk about […]

  • in English, interpreted into French
  • subtitles in English

Friday, July 1, 2022 — 7:30 am (New York) | 11:30 am (UTC)    London

Taking Responsibility for Our White Racism in the Climate Movement

12.30 – 2 pm BST The workshop is at 277A Upper Street, London, N1 2TZ (next to Islington Fire Station). The venue is at the end of a passageway of Upper Street. The venue is equidistant between Angel (Northern Line), Essex Road (National Rail) and Highbury and Islington (Victoria Line and London Overground). Buses 4, 19, 30, 43 […]

  • in English

Thursday, June 30, 2022 — 10:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Staying Hopeful While We Face the Climate Crisis

Those of us working to end the climate emergency face a very challenging situation. Climate change is accelerating as those currently with power to cause change fail to address the root causes. We must take actions to ensure our long-term survival as a species. We want to stay engaged in this challenge and thinking of […]

  • in English, interpreted into French and Spanish
  • subtitles in English

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 — 9:00 am (New York) | 1:00 pm (UTC)    London

Subversive Catwalk: Women, Fast Fashion and Climate Justice

2.00 – 4.30 pm BST The workshop is at 277A Upper Street, London, N1 2TZ (next to Islington Fire Station). The venue is at the end of a passageway of Upper Street. The venue is equidistant between Angel (Northern Line), Essex Road (National Rail) and Highbury and Islington (Victoria Line and London Overground). Buses 4, […]

  • in English

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 — 9:00 pm (New York) | 1:00 am (UTC)    Online

A Four Week Class on the Basics of Co-counseling for Climate Activists

Keeping hope and defeating burnout, while we work to save the planet, together. Class: Tuesday nights 6 – 8pm (PDT), May 3rd – May 24th Basics of Co-counseling for Climate Activists—A 4-week class Led by Lenore Kenny and Sue Oda Yoshiwara Email Sue Oda Yoshiwara at sueoda617@gmail.com to receive the Zoom link.

  • in English

Thursday, April 21, 2022 — 8:00 am (New York) | 12:00 pm (UTC)    Union Square, NY

Earth Day Fair, April 2022.

Sustaining All Life will have a booth at the Earth Day Fair at Union Square in New York. We will have two in person Workshops, War and Climate Change and No Human Enemies: A Strategy for Climate Justice Organizing. More information coming soon.

  • in English

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 — 10:30 pm (New York) | 2:30 am (UTC)    Online

An Introduction to Re-evaluation Counseling (Co-Counseling) for those engaged in the Climate Emergency

Introduction: 7:30-8:30pm (PDT), Wednesday April 20, 2022 Email Jayne Schauer at jschauer@rc.org to receive the Zoom link. Climate change has caused grievous damage to the Earth and all living beings. As we become more and more aware of this damage, and the inadequate human response to it, we are left with a range of feelings. […]

  • in English

Monday, March 21, 2022 — 12:00 pm (New York) | 4:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Voices from Women of the Global South

The voices and leadership of women are key in the fight for climate justice. The climate emergency disproportionately impacts women, and genocide, sexism, racism, and other oppressions multiply the impact. Women’s indigenous knowledge, intelligence and understanding of the importance of relationships need to be at the center of climate solutions. Women from the Global South […]

  • in English, interpreted into Spanish
  • subtitles in English

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 — 10:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Women Expressing Climate Grief

Unhealed grief, fear, and anger about the climate emergency affect women activists’ initiative and our hope for the future.  Our unexpressed emotions interfere with our ability to bring our intelligence and energy to effectively respond to the climate crisis, racism, genocide and exploitation.  The opportunity to openly feel and express these emotions can unleash our […]

  • in English, interpreted into Gikuyu
  • subtitles in English

Saturday, January 15, 2022 — 9:00 pm (New York) | 2:00 am (UTC)    online

Artists’ Kitchen: Info Session & Support for Artists, 2B

Do you have a creative idea that may inspire our climate justice movements? Are you interested in making art with peer support? Curious about participating in the Tubig Artists at the Center project? Join the Artists’ Kitchen series! Meet with Sustaining All Life / United to End Racism artist leaders and peers to learn more […]

  • in English, interpreted into Spanish

Saturday, January 15, 2022 — 12:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    online

Artists’ Kitchen: Info Session & Support for Artists, 2A

Do you have a creative idea that may inspire our climate justice movements? Are you interested in making art with peer support?Curious about participating in the Tubig Artists at the Center project? Join the Artists’ Kitchen series! Meet with Sustaining All Life / United to End Racism artist leaders and peers to learn more about […]

  • in English, interpreted into French

Saturday, December 4, 2021 — 9:00 pm (New York) | 2:00 am (UTC)    online

Artists’ Kitchen: Info Session & Support for Artists, 1B

Do you have a creative idea that may inspire our climate justice movements? Are you interested in making art with peer support?Curious about participating in the Tubig Artists at the Center project? Join the Artists’ Kitchen series! Meet with Sustaining All Life / United to End Racism artist leaders and peers to learn more about […]

  • in English, interpreted into Spanish

Saturday, December 4, 2021 — 12:00 pm (New York) | 5:00 pm (UTC)    online

Artists’ Kitchen: Info Session & Support for Artists, 1A

Do you have a creative idea that may inspire our climate justice movements? Are you interested in making art with peer support?Curious about participating in the Tubig Artists at the Center project? Join the Artists’ Kitchen series! Meet with Sustaining All Life / United to End Racism artist leaders and peers to learn more about […]

  • in English, interpreted into French

Friday, November 12, 2021 — 11:00 am (New York) | 4:00 pm (UTC)    Online

We Want to Live: Our Water, Art & Climate Justice Movements

Ending the climate emergency that threatens all life on the planet requires masses of people coming together to put our creative minds in action towards climate solutions. Artists and our art are powerful. We connect, communicate, inspire, mobilize and transform the world. Artists and our art play a critical role in the collective effort to […]

  • in English, interpreted into French
  • subtitles in English

Thursday, November 11, 2021 — 7:00 am (New York) | 12:00 pm (UTC)    Glasgow and Online

The Impact of the Climate Crisis on Frontline Communities

Location: QUAKER MEETING HOUSE 38 Elmbank Crescent Glasgow G2 4PS (wheel chair accessible) and Online This forum presents activists from frontline nations, tribes, and communities in Africa, the Americas, and other communities. They will speak from their personal experiences at the forefront of the climate emergency and COVID pandemic that threatens their very existence. The […]

  • in English

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 — 9:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Sustaining Ourselves as Activists and Organizers

Activists and organizers are more important than ever. To build and sustain a strong environmental movement, we need to have a place to share about the impact of the climate emergency on ourselves and about any discouragement we feel about taking action. We need support to maintain and build our connections with each other and […]

  • in English, interpreted into French
  • subtitles in English

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 — 1:00 pm (New York) | 6:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Jews and Climate Justice: Building a United Front

Jews have a long history of bold action for justice. To help to create a sustainable future, Jews must build alliances with all peoples. However, the long history of anti-Semitism, racism, and genocides against many peoples has damaged and divided us. We need to understand and heal from the damage to build the relationships we need […]

  • in English, interpreted into Hebrew and Spanish
  • subtitles in English

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 — 5:30 am (New York) | 10:30 am (UTC)    Glasgow, and Online

Voices From the Frontlines: The Impact of the Climate Crisis on Frontline Communities

Location: Quaker Meeting House 38 Elmbank Cres, Glasgow G2 4PS (wheel chair accessible) and Online Hosted by: COP26 Coalition People’s Summit for Climate Justice This forum presents activists from frontline nations, tribes, and communities in Africa, the Americas, and other communities. They will speak from their personal experiences at the forefront of the climate emergency […]

  • in English

Monday, November 8, 2021 — 9:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Glasgow, Scotland

Staying Hopeful While We Face the Climate Crisis

Location: Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose Street, Garnethill St. Glasgow G3 6RE (not wheel chair accessible) Hosted by: COP26 Coalition People’s Summit for Climate Justice  Register at: Eventbrite The climate emergency is upon us and rapidly escalating. We hear daily news of current harmful impacts and dangerous predictions for our future. People at the forefront of the […]

  • in English

Sunday, November 7, 2021 — 1:00 pm (New York) | 6:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Eliminating the Effects of Racism in Climate Activism

Racism has had a deeply damaging and divisive effect on everyone. It shapes and perpetuates the inequities of our society. It has become part of our social institutions. Unless we address racism, it is replicated in any solutions we develop. Understanding and healing the effects of racism on us as individuals is a necessary step […]

  • in English, interpreted into French and Spanish
  • subtitles in English

Sunday, November 7, 2021 — 9:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Online

Making a Family Friendly Environment

Online Event Sustaining All Life/United to End Racism is offering a playful and supportive setting where we can have fun together while looking at the topic of climate change.  Now is the time to celebrate our wonderful sustaining planet and our connection to it. We will create a zoom space for young people and parents, […]

  • in English

Sunday, November 7, 2021 — 9:00 am (New York) | 2:00 pm (UTC)    Glasgow, Scotland

Sustaining Ourselves as Activists and Organizers

Location: Garnethill Multicultural Centre, 21 Rose St, Garnethill St, Glasgow G3 6RE (not wheel chair accessible) Activists and organizers are more important than ever. To build and sustain a strong environmental movement, we need to have a place to share about the impact of the climate emergency on ourselves and about any discouragement we feel […]

  • in English

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 — 12:00 pm (New York) | 4:00 pm (UTC)

We Want to Live: Our Water, Art & Climate Justice Movements

Ending the climate emergency that threatens all life on the planet requires masses of people coming together to put our creative minds in action towards climate solutions. Artists and our art are powerful. We connect, communicate, inspire, mobilize and transform the world. Artists and our art play a critical role in the collective effort to […]

  • in English, interpreted into French
  • subtitles in English

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