CLEO Speakers Network Final Program for this year! – The CLEO Institute

Opportunity Type: Other

Over 50% of Americans are concerned about the climate crisis, but the majority don’t know how to talk about it. Empower your climate action by joining the CLEO Speakers Network, an online certification program that builds individuals’ confidence in climate communication by breaking down the latest science, impacts, and actionable solutions. Talking about the climate crisis is one of the most important things we can all do. Join this educational program to practice your climate conversations, sharpen your civic engagement, connect with like-minded individuals, and more.

Registration for our September 2021 cohort is now open! Our September program dates are as follows:

Meet & Greet Program Orientation
Tuesday, September 14, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Climate Crisis: A Science and Impacts Overview
Tuesday, September 21, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Climate & Me: Solutions
Tuesday, September 28, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Climate Communication: Communicating Your Story
Monday, October 4, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Certifications: Share your Climate Story with a CLEO staff member to get certified
Throughout the week of Tuesday, October 12 – Friday, October 15

The CSN program is free and will be provided in English and Spanish. | El programa CSN es gratuito y se ofrecerá en inglés y español.

Audience: Individuals age 10 and up.

What You’ll Gain

  • Climate change causes, impacts, and solutions.
  • Communication skills and how to engage with an audience.
  • Presentation design for the general public.

Why It Matters

  • Carry the message to a broader audience to accelerate climate action in your community.
  • Build community resilience by networking with diverse, like-minded peers.
  • Receive a certification as an official CLEO Climate Speaker.