ISF and One Montgomery Green to Host Global Climate Action Summit Affiliate Events

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Maryland— ISF, One Montgomery Green (OMG) and Poolesville Green (PG) will host local events addressing climate change in conjunction with the Global Climate Action Summit, September 12-14, 2018, in San Francisco.           

The Summit will bring together leaders from state and local governments, business, and citizens from around the world, to demonstrate how the tide has turned in the race against climate change, showcase climate action taking place around the world, and inspire deeper commitments from each other and from national governments. Affiliate events provide an opportunity to create additional arenas for exploring climate challenges and solutions that complement Summit activities.

Registration has begun for the first event on August 14, 2018, 8:30 am to 12 noon in downtown Silver Spring, MD. An initial “mini-summit” of climate change experts will address current goals, benchmarks, programs and opportunities to reduce the local impact of climate change.

The second event will take place on September 12, 2018, 6 p to 8 pm at the Montgomery County Council Office Building in Rockville, MDThe public briefing will highlight local efforts, goals and opportunities to engage in action to reduce climate change. Eventbrite link coming soon.