Who is leading the struggle on climate change in the Americas?

These Latino and Latin American leaders are making a difference in their respective communities. In various sectors, they are working to ensure the awareness, preparation, and safety of those that are already experiencing climate change impacts.

Learn more about their concerns, experiences, and vision as they fight for solutions to confront climate change.

Dr. Manuel Pastor

Dr. Manuel Pastor

Professor, Sociology and American Studies & Ethnicity
Director, USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE)
Director, USC Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration (CSII)

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Jorge Madrid

Jorge Madrid

California Campaign Manager at Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)

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Nicole Hammer

Nicole Hammer

Sea Level Researcher, Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) and Moms Clean Air Force (MCAF)

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Tabare Curras

Tabare Curras

Advisor on Energy Economics at WWF International Global Climate & Energy Initiative

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