IRVINE, CA

Irvine iMatter Team
UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL
HIGH SCHOOL DEMOCRATS

Youth leaders across the U.S. and Canada are coming together to grade how well their communities are doing at reducing greenhouse gas emissions to the levels needed to end the climate crisis. The Youth Climate Report Card sets a target of reaching net zero human emissions by 2040, and grades on actual data. Check out this city’s grade below!

quote-openYouth will be most heavily impacted by climate change and environmental damage. Our future is the Earth’s future. We have such a major stake in this, and that is often overlooked because we are thought of as too young to make a difference. We understand more than anyone the irreparable problems and irreversible impacts climate change is causing. quote-close

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  • By Cathy Sun, Irvine, CA I’ve been in rooms full of policymakers, legislators, and elected officials, and more often than not, I’ve been the only person under 25 years old. Whenever I advocate, lobby and campaign, I hear the same condescending remark, sometimes phrased in......

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