Through our programs and partnerships, we engage people of all ages in climate solutions and create new ways of teaching and learning about how the world can reach Drawdown.
Drawdown Learn™ is a broad initiative to encourage education and learning about climate solutions based on Project Drawdown’s research, analysis, and insights.
CLIMATE SOLUTIONS 101
Your climate solutions journey begins now. Filled with the latest need-to-know science and fascinating insights from global leaders in climate policy, research, investment, and beyond, Climate Solutions 101 is a brain-shift toward a brighter climate reality.
This video series is the world’s first major educational effort focused solely on solutions. Rather than rehashing well-known climate challenges, Project Drawdown centers game-changing climate action based on its own rigorous scientific review and assessment. This course, presented in a six-part video series along with in-depth conversations, combines Project Drawdown’s trusted resources with the expertise of inspiring thought leaders from around the world. Climate solutions become attainable with increased access to free, science-based educational resources, elevated public discourse, and tangible examples of real-world action. Deepen your climate solutions commitment, today.
Drawdown Learn Partners
Drawdown Ecochallenge provides people with tools and incentives to turn their sustainability intentions into action in their daily lives. Created by our partner Ecochallenge.org, Drawdown Ecochallenge is a fun and social program that helps students and employees learn about Drawdown solutions, reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, and measure their impact in real time by completing individual and team actions. Offering over 100 actions in eight categories that align with Drawdown sectors and solutions, Drawdown Ecochallenge is a unique and effective tool to engage students and employees in measurable sustainability actions and impact. The Earth Month Ecochallenge: Drawdown runs the month of April.
Environmental Sustainability Rotary Action Group (ESRAG)
The Environmental Sustainability Rotary Action Group (ESRAG) enables and empowers environment change-makers around the world to implement solutions and projects that lead to positive and lasting change.
ESRAG, whose members provide environmental leadership for Rotary International’s 1.2 million members, and Project Drawdown, a leading resource for climate solutions, will collaborate to educate and inspire the Rotary family to take actions through environmental projects to address the causes of climate change and climate disruption.
Consistent with Rotary’s newest Cause, Protecting the Environment, ESRAG’s members will continue to develop partnerships and to develop projects that:
protect, preserve, and conserve natural resources and remove invasive species
avert biodiversity and ecosystem loss, while enhancing food production
build better circular economies that eliminate waste production
implement climate and pollution solutions.
generate clean energy for connected communities and transport systems, eliminating fossil fuels and pollution
support environmental education
promote environmental resilience and sustainable living
The Environmental Sustainability Rotary Action Group operates in accordance with Rotary International policy, but is not an agency of, or controlled by, Rotary International.
SEI is an environmental nonprofit building leaders to drive sustainability solutions. For over 20 years, SEI has partnered with schools, communities, and businesses to develop a sustainability leadership pathway from elementary school to early career. SEI's flagship programs educate and train students and emerging professionals to implement the Drawdown Solutions and create thriving, resilient communities. SEI's Energize Schools program provides holistic services to engage, inspire, and empower K-12 students to become environmental leaders in their communities, green their facilities, and conserve resources through hands-on learning. Drawdown Solutions are integrated into SEI curriculum, teacher training, and instruction in K-12, college, and early career programs to prepare students and emerging professionals for climate careers in which they lead widespread implementation of the Solutions.
Solutions Journalism Network
What if you could access hundreds of stories published by reputable news outlets from around the world on what people are already doing to solve the climate crisis? What if those stories were curated into collections around Drawdown solutions presented in Climate Solutions 101?
Well … you can. With the Solutions Journalism Network (SJN)’s Climate Solutions Collections.
SJN and its partner institutions are disrupting and transforming journalism so that stories about what’s working are reported as thoroughly and as seriously as news about what’s not. SJN maintains a searchable database of solutions stories, and it packages outstanding examples into resources available to educators, community leaders or concerned citizen who want to learn about how Drawdown solutions are being implemented on the ground.
Check out the full set of more than 40 Climate Solutions Collections.