Climate Change

Nanay Lilian Gordoncillo next to table with dispensers (USAID)

5 ways USAID empowers women as leaders against climate crisis

When they have a seat at the table, women contribute to decisionmaking on natural resources and potential climate solutions.
Illustrated poster depicting people watering an Earth-shaped tree (State Dept./D. Thompson)

For Earth Day 2021, download this free poster

Earth Day, first marked in the United States in 1970, has grown into a worldwide movement. Download our Earth Day poster.
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What’s the future of clean water in India and the world?

The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai partnered with the Smithsonian Institution and Care Earth Trust to educate the public on sustainable water management.
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U.S. supports climate change action at Jaipur Literature Festival

The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi sponsored a session on Jonathan Safran Foer's latest book about climate change at this year's Jaipur Literature Festival.
Color-coded map showing Earth's temperatures (NASA’s Scientific Visualization Studio/Lori Perkins/Kathryn Mersmann)

How NASA fights climate change from space

NASA's satellites and other precise measuring tools are informing the U.S. government's renewed effort to fight climate change.
President Biden standing behind lectern next to screen showing Justin Trudeau (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

U.S. and Canada: Strong partners, shared values

The leaders of the United States and Canada are bolstering their nations' partnership with a focus on fighting climate change and ending the pandemic.
Smokestack seen through brush on field with setting sun in background (© Charlie Riedel/AP Images)

Kerry: We all must be ambitious to tackle climate change

Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry affirmed the United States' commitment to working with all countries to fight climate change.
Joe Biden at lectern with Kamala Harris and Antony Blinken standing behind him by flags (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

Biden: We will solve global challenges together

In remarks at the State Department, President Biden vows to strengthen U.S. engagement with allies and partners to better tackle pressing global challenges.
Children raising their hands in a classroom (© Hassan Ammar/AP Images)video

The international community is stronger together [video]

Overcoming the world's most pressing problems requires international cooperation. Watch this video to see how we are stronger together.