VTIPL Co-sponsors Green Summit with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe – Sept. 11-14
VTIPL is co-sponsoring a very special four-day virtual gathering next month with Faith in Place and other IPL affiliates. Please join us for the Green Team Summit, Rooted Together. This year is the 7th Annual Green Team Summit which aims to connect like-minded people, build climate resilience, and explore the intersection of justice and healing work. From Sunday, Sept. 11 through Wednesday, Sept. 14, the Summit’s six sessions offer participants opportunities to engage with faith and environmental leaders from around the world.
The Summit’s opening keynote features Dr. Katharine Hayhoe with a live Q & A exploring her book, Saving Us: A Climate Scientist’s Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World. Dr. Hayhoe is an accomplished atmospheric scientist and a remarkable communicator who has received multiple awards including the American Geophysical Union’s Climate Communication Prize and the U.N. Champion of the Earth Award. She is honored in prestigious lists such as Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People and FORTUNE magazine’s World’s Greatest Leaders. Her TED talk, “The most important thing you can do to fight climate change: talk about it” has nearly four million views. We hope to see you during the free Summit! Review Summit details and register. Summit Agenda.