USCAN Report-Back

Lindsay Harper, Deputy Director of Georgia WAND and Cherise Udell of Utah Mom’s for Clean Air present respective work during “Building Power from the Grassroots Up” workshop during annual USCAN member meeting

U.S. Climate Action Network (USCAN) is an affiliate network of the Climate Action Network International (CAN), a worldwide network of more than 1100 Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in more than 90 countries working to promote government, private sector and individual action to limit human-induced climate change to ecologically sustainable levels.

As a participant of the annual member meeting in Spokane, Washington, Lindsay gave a “Building the Power from the Grassroots Up” break out presentation with Cherise Udell from Utah Moms for Clean Air. Gave portion of nominating/voting presentation in front of entire USCAN body and assisted in the voting and counting of vote process. Lindsay worked to position Georgia WAND as a grassroots subject matter expert and lead collaborations with other grassroots groups to help organize USCAN! Made great connections with regional, national, and international groups, all of whom are potential partners working to organize themselves to work together more efficiently.
For more information, please send an email to Lindsay at Lindsay[at]GeorgiaWAND.org.