Honoring Earth Day, Every Day

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Fletcher continues to be at the forefront of important conversations about climate and climate action, from informing international policy to spearheading groundbreaking research that drives climate transition strategies.

In honor of Earth Day this month, we invite you to learn from Fletcher climate champions and leading experts about where we are, where we’re going and what it will take to ensure a healthy, sustainable planet Earth.

Massachusetts Climate Summit

Confronting the Climate Crisis: Global Solutions, Local Action

Join U.S. Senator Ed Markey, White House National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy, AG81, Fletcher Dean Rachel Kyte and Fletcher Professor of Energy and Environmental Policy

Kelly Sims Gallagher, along with leading environmental experts for a special, in-person multi-event Massachusetts Climate Summit on Friday, April 29, 2022.

Fletcher Perspectives

Faculty Reflections

Rachel Kyte: Sustainable cooling that doesn't warm the planet | TED Talk

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Barbara Kates-Garnick, Professor of Practice and senior research fellow at The Fletcher School, is a leading authority on energy, policy, the environment and clean technology.

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Alumni Perspectives

Alicia Pérez-Porro, PhD, MSc. (GMAP 21) is a marine biologist connecting ocean and climate action, gender equality and science diplomacy for a more sustainable future.

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Student Perspectives

Vishal Manve MALD’23: Moving to net-zero targets is a matter of security: COP26 President Alok Sharma speaks at The Fletcher School

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Qi Qi and Hengrui Liu, predoctoral scholars: Competitive Power Market – The Missing Piece Bridging China’s Short-Term Energy Realities and Long-term Climate Ambitions

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Emily Dahl, MGA '23: Evaluating the COP 26 Deforestation Pledge

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Staff Reflections

Zydenka Myslikova is a postdoctoral scholar whose interests include clean energy technology innovation and climate policy. Transforming for the Earth and humanity.

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Abay Yimere is a postdoctoral scholar and practitioner in sustainable development, green growth, climate change and foreign investment. Invest in our Planet, Invest in the Triple Nexus

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Tufts Earth Advocates Series

Investing in Cleaner Energy to Reduce Climate Change

Kartikeya Singh directs funds to projects that promote climate-friendly power and training for green jobs

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Managing Wilderness in Iceland as Climate Change Melts Its Glaciers

Fletcher alumna Audrey Ingolfsdottir balances tourism and environmental protection as board chair of Vatnajokull National Park 

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Executive Education

Summer Courses

As part of Fletcher’s Summer Executive Education series, Dean Rachel Kyte will teach a short online course Understanding the Dynamics of Climate Action in 2022. Applications are due by May 1.

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