“The Sustainability Story”
“The Sustainability Story” is a media project highlighting individuals who are working to combat climate change and lead the U.S. towards a more sustainable future.
These videos feature inspiring stories from environmentalists, scientists, filmmakers, farmers, ordinary citizens and everything in-between. Despite the political and economical climate, these people are stepping up to help the country transition towards sustainability. This project aims to celebrate stories, solutions and community to help inspire people to get more involved with climate change.
What’s your Sustainability Story?
Dayna Reggero is a filmmaker, environmentalist, a creative entrepreneur, connector, and founding director of the Climate Listening Project. The Climate Listening Project is a film project that has evolved over the years into a community engagement project, an art project and an education program. All of these aim to connect hopeful conversations on climate and community. Among some of her accolades, in 2018, Dayna was selected by National Geographic to be featured as an Open Explorer Expedition and in Woman’s Day Magazine as an “Earth Mother: an Artist Activist who isn’t just fighting for cleaner air and water, but protecting a community’s most precious resources – its people."
Ellie leads Climate Interactive’s global climate and energy efforts. She has built up Climate Interactive’s engagement programs to extend to thousands worldwide from top journalists to leading decision-makers to school children. Through all this, Ellie is working to deepen and expand global understanding on how to act on climate change and related systemic challenges by bridging the gaps between science and policy. Ellie has been a speaker at UN meetings, the White House, the African Union, and many universities; and her work has been cited in publications like the New York Times, Associated Press, and Washington Post.