We are building a global cultural movement that's inspiring big, bold, and beautiful climate action.
Arts and culture to inspire action for a just and thriving world.
What are your Human Impacts? Climate change is complex and often overwhelming. We also know that caring about something doesn’t necessarily lead us to meaningful impact. We make action personal and practical by highlighting new voices of leadership, connecting you to solutions in engaging ways, and welcoming you to a diverse, creative community that is addressing the root causes of the climate crisis.
How We Do It
Become a NYC Youth Fellow
Our Crew is looking for New York City-based youth (ages 18-24) to participate in a two-month, paid fellowship as part of our pilot program designed to showcase how community-based leadership and creativity are central to the health and wellbeing of our City.
Sound like you? Apply by May 1st.
Image right: Sarah Pezdek
COP 26: Stories of Indigenous Women and Youth Heading to Glasgow
Our latest Impact Stories Series, Climate Crossroads, is heading to the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow! This exhibit sheds light on the lives and work of 10 inspiring Indigenous climate leaders from the Global South who are championing resilience in the face of the climate crisis. These incredible individuals have shared stories from their communities, knowledge from their ancestors, and a glimpse into their lives as climate activists, women’s rights advocates, and Indigenous caretakers of the land.
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Join the Crew
Want to dig deeper into our work and mission? See what opportunities we have to join our Crew, including internships, Youth Advisory Council, Advisory and Board, and volunteers!
HII ED Awarded French Fellowship
Tara DePorte, Founder of HII has been selected for a second fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Studies, IMéRA, in Marseille, France. Tara will work with researchers and local experts to explore “eARTh: Creating science-based cultural “tipping points” to address the climate crisis". She will be bringing some of her programs from HII to the international community of Marseille and also exploring a longer-term collaboration with the Institute.
See what Tara did at her last IMéRA fellowship below.
Become a Member
For less than the price of one coffee per month, your membership supports our mission and helps us use the arts and culture to engage more people in supporting big, bold, and beautiful climate action.
LISTEN: THE YOUTH CLIMATE CHAT
Our HII Youth Advisory Council just launched their new podcast, The Youth Climate Chat. In their first episode, they tackle the complex issues of environmental justice and extreme weather, and how these effects of our social institutions go hand-in-hand.
We are so inspired by their leadership and you will be too. They're young, they're here, and they're ready to change the world!
Listen to The Youth Climate Chat on Spotify
Image: Prathap Ramamurthy and Joyce Hwang
Image: Etre Britta
Image from Carolyn Monastra