Climate Stories Project
Climate Stories Project is an educational and artistic forum for sharing personal stories about the changing climate. Sharing your climate story helps build an inclusive and effective movement to confront the climate crisis.
Climate Stories Project facilitates climate storytelling workshops for organizations, communities, and schools! Please visit the workshop page for more details.
Become a Climate Stories Ambassador!
Are you excited about building the climate stories movement? Climate Stories Project is seeking Climate Stories Ambassadors to carry out interviews and share climate stories from communities around the world. Here's what you'll do:
Featured Climate Story: Jessica Lind Peterson, Canyon, Minnesota
"I am conditioned for extreme weather. Extreme cold. Extreme amounts of snow. And while things up North here are still extreme, it feels different now."
A climate story by Jessica Lind Peterson, author, playwright, theater artist, and co-founder of Yellow Tree Theatre in Osseo, MN. Jessica shares her love of the natural world around her home in Canyon, Minnesota, observes dramatic changes in weather patterns and the native forests, and discusses her emotional responses to the climate crisis and ways to adapt.
Click here for a transcript.
Climate Stories Project promotes art and music projects which engage with the climate crisis through stories. Here is a sample from the Climate Voices Suite by Jason Davis, which features the voice of Goksen Sahin from Instanbul, Turkey, who talks about the impact of severe drought on her home region. Hear the full piece at Climate Music.