- Service & Advocacy
Earth Day 2017: Second Century Stewardship screening at Earth Optimism Summit
This year’s celebration on April 22nd included an Earth Optimism summit at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC. A March for Science was organized on the same day in cities across the country including Washington where AAAS, the Carnegie Institute for Science and others played important supportive roles.
David Shaw was a presenter at The Earth Optimism summit and this included a screening of the Second Century Stewardship film.
The Smithsonian summit included a remarkable line up of presentations showing how effective private and public sustainability programs can be in addressing critical issues for the planet.
One of many notable presentations featured a hip hop interpretation of the 17 United Nations sustainable development goals.
Watch a short film of Earthday 2017 highlights in Washington DC.