Sheila Watt-Cloutier

Indigenous rights leader, Nobel nominee Sheila Watt-Cloutier to speak at climate change summit

June 9, 2022

Global climate justice advocate Sheila Watt-Cloutier will present a keynote address at the Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit. The solutions-focused inaugural event, co-hosted with United Nation Human Rights, is set for Dec. 1–4 on the CU Boulder campus.

A thirsty earth

Photography 4 Humanity and Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Alliance Call on Photographers Worldwide to Capture Climate Change through a Human Rights Lens

May 3, 2022

The alliance and its global partner United Nations Human Rights name Photography 4 Humanity as a preferred partner and launch the 2022 Photography 4 Humanity Global Challenge. Winning images to be exhibited at United Nations Headquarters, and at the inaugural Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit in Boulder, CO held Dec. 1-4, 2022.

Mary Robinson

Climate justice advocate Mary Robinson tapped for keynote at inaugural climate summit

April 21, 2022

Mary Robinson, one of the world’s most respected advocates for climate justice and the former president of Ireland, will visit campus in December to present a keynote speech at the inaugural Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit.

Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano speaks to the crowd during The Chancellor's Annual Summit.

Summit shines light on climate change as human rights crisis

Chancellor Philip DiStefano kicked off his annual summit Wednesday by announcing the dates of the Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit, a first-of-its-kind gathering aimed at addressing climate change on a global and individual level, including perspectives of Indigenous peoples and others most affected by it.