Drawdown Georgia

Drawdown Georgia

Informed by Project Drawdown, the world’s leading resource for climate solutions, Drawdown Georgia is the first state-centered effort to crowdsolve for climate change. The goal is to catalyze and scale 20 high impact solutions so Georgia can do its part to advance Drawdown -- that point in the future when levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere stop climbing and start to steadily decline.

Content from this campaign

Moving the Needle: Engaging College Students on Climate Solutions
The MoveTheNeedle Project’s mission is first to educate those who are passionate about carbon and climate. The next generation of leaders will be critical in shaping decisions—some of them are already in positions of influence.
Jan 29, 2021 9:30 AM ET
How Biden's Climate Policies May Affect Georgia
BY MOLLY SAMUEL Georgia is already feeling effects from climate change. On the coast, sea levels are going up. Temperatures are going up around Georgia, too; last year was one of the state’s warmest on record. Rising seas threaten highways, bridges and homes. Heat affects people’s health. Drought is not good for farmers. “It’s not this academic exercise,” said Marshall...
Jan 28, 2021 9:30 AM ET
Drawdown Georgia Names Leadership Council Co-Chairs Jasmine Crowe, Roy Richards, Jr., and Nathaniel Smith to Lead New Climate Solutions Effort
Launched last month, Drawdown Georgia -- the first state-centered effort to crowdsolve for climate change -- today announced the formation of a Leadership Council. Chaired by Jasmine Crowe, founder and CEO of Goodr, Inc., Roy Richards, Jr., chairman of the board for Southwire, and Nathaniel Smith, founder and chief equity officer of Partnership for Southern Equity, the Leadership Council will...
Nov 18, 2020 10:30 AM ET
New Public Opinion Research on Climate, COVID and Equity
The issue of global warming is extremely or very important to 54% of Georgians, and two-thirds of Georgians are more likely to buy products from Georgia companies that actively support key issues including community solar, forest protection and reducing food waste. 
Oct 20, 2020 12:35 PM ET
Drawdown Georgia Launches to Accelerate Climate Solutions
This week marks the launch of a long-term, multi-stakeholder climate initiative in Georgia - one designed to bring business and industry, municipal leadership, NGOs and others together to accelerate climate solutions in Georgia. 
Oct 19, 2020 8:30 AM ET