Path to Positive Utah

Path to Positive Utah
02 May 2017

Climate change presents one of the greatest challenges of our time.  In order to amplify the great work being done by countless individuals and organizations to address climate change, we have teamed up with ecoAmerica and the Utah Climate Action Network to launch Path to Positive Utah, a campaign highlighting Utah’s climate champions.

Climate Champions

We recognize that in order to advance smart climate solutions cross a diverse range of communities, it is essential to continually empower new and diverse messengers to convey the concern, solutions and most importantly – hope – to meet the climate challenge head on. To this end, we have teamed up with ecoAmerica and the Utah Climate Action Network to launch the Path to Positive Utah (P2PUT) campaign.

Path to Positive Utah seeks to engage and support a diverse cohort of high-level community leaders from government, business, faith, higher education, and other organizations that are united in advancing climate solutions in Utah.

What the program entails:

  • Individuals support the Path to Positive declaration (see below)
  • Leaders choose how they want to engage
  • Commit to advancing smart climate solutions in their business/organization
  • Path to Positive will provide trainings and materials on climate change communications, program and technical guides
  • Leaders eligible to participate in a National Climate Leaders Forum
  • Leaders provided opportunities to provide success stories/editorials

Path to Positive Leadership Declaration

Utah is a state of pioneers - strong, capable, and innovative - with a firm connection to our values. As visionary leaders in business, government, higher education, faith, and community organizations, we take shared responsibility for protecting our economy, air quality, and environment. This includes climate change, which poses risks to our economic well-being, our families, and our quality of life. We will inspire and support resilient communities and smart solutions. In so doing, we can address climate change and forge the path for others by demonstrating Utah’s pioneering spirit and leadership.

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Path to Positive Utah is designed to address the facts of climate change – not advocate a specific policy or technical solution. If you are a leader or would like to nominate a leader to participate in P2PU, please contact Josh Craft at .

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