In this episode of Talk of the Bay, host Len Beyea interviews Nancy Glock-Greunich and Emily Coren, two local ACE leaders, about Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE). Action for Climate Empowerment is a term adopted by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to denote work under Article 6 of the Convention (1992) and Article 12 of the Paris Agreement. ACE seeks to inform, engage, and empower the public to join in finding and implementing solutions to the climate crisis.
Dr. Nancy Glock-Grueneich hosts the Santa Cruz Community TV Series, “The Future We Need and How to Get It”, on Channel 27, Tuesdays at 8 PM. She founded Within Reach, a network of changemakers pulling together the knowledge we need in the forms we need to make the future we need.
Emily Coren is a science communicator at Stanford in Psychiatry and Psychology, she’s been working to adapt entertainment-education methods from public health for climate communication.