Covering Climate Now’s innovative model sets a new standard for more and better climate coverage

Covering Climate Now’s innovative model sets a new standard for more and better climate coverage

Media Matters for America

Covering Climate Now, an initiative that comprises media outlets committed to improving their climate journalism, provides an innovative model of how news outlets can collaborate and report on the climate crisis with the sustained attention and urgency the issue deserves.

Traditionally underreported climate issues were highlighted during the Covering Climate Now initiative.

Traditionally underreported climate issues were highlighted during the Covering Climate Now initiative.

Media Matters for America

Climate solutions, environmental justice, and extreme weather events were expertly covered during the Covering Climate Now initiative that also featured voices of women and youth activists.

How newsrooms across the country are covering the climate crisis

How newsrooms across the country are covering the climate crisis

CNN

Listeners of WNYC's daily program The Brian Lehrer Show say they're limiting their use of plastics. They're using bamboo toothbrushes. They're making their own coffee with a French press. They're purchasing reusable cups. It's all part of Lehrer’s #PlasticChallenge, which he launched last week in tandem with the global journalism initiative, Covering Climate Now.