This February, Climate Reality welcomed 453 participants to the 27th Climate Reality Leadership Corps training in New Delhi, India adding to our network of activist influencers shaping public opinion and building support for a strong global climate agreement, both in India and beyond.
If there was ever a time you wanted to stand up and change the world, this is the time to do it. How? By becoming a Climate Reality Leader and helping build global support for a strong agreement in Paris. We’re hosting three Climate Reality Leadership Corps trainings in North America this year for people like you who want a healthy and sustainable future for our planet.
Despite the fact that India has not historically generated high per-capita carbon emissions, the country’s massive population and rapid economic growth mean the country’s development path will have environmental consequences both for India’s citizens and the rest of the world.
Methane plays a smaller part in climate change – accounting for only 10 percent of US emissions – but it’s highly dangerous and packs a real punch, trapping 86 times more heat than carbon dioxide over 20 years.