WHO WE ARE
Climate Jobs NY is a growing coalition of labor unions representing 2.6 million working men and women at the center of New York’s economy. We are united around a shared goal of combating climate change and reversing inequality. Our team works to to educate workers about climate policy and decision-making processes at the local, regional and state levels so they can lead on creating a clean climate economy that addresses the crises of inequality and climate change head on.
We engage all sectors—elected officials, policymakers, businesses and community—around a pro-climate, pro-worker policies in order to achieve an ambitious climate jobs agenda. We empower New Yorkers, especially workers, in the civic engagement process to advance a low-carbon, equitable economy through trainings, workshops and education exchanges.