Cara Pike

Cara Pike is the founder and Executive Director of Climate Access, a nonprofit focused on building political and public support for climate solutions through its learning network for nonprofit and government leaders, pilot projects that test new engagement approaches, and communication research and strategy consulting services.

Cara’s work includes creation of the Preparation Frame: A Guide for Understanding and Engaging Around Climate Impacts; the Ecological Roadmap, a values-based approach to building support for environmental protection; Climate Communications Behavior Change – A Guide for Practitioners, and other widely used publications and toolkits.

Cara regularly advises government agencies and nonprofit organizations. Clients have included the City of Boston, Ocean Science Trust, Union of Concerned Scientists, Province of Alberta, and others. 

photo credit: Tall Tree Photography

Events with Cara Pike

Creating a Climate for Change: Advocacy Training
June 9, 2019

Creating a Climate for Change: Activist Training is a skills training designed for people advocating for a safe and just climate future. This includes building awareness and engagement on climate change, designing social movement strategy and campaigns to keep fossil fuels in the ground, working for new public policies and expediting the just transition of our energy systems. We will be developing knowledge and skills on decolonization, just transition, campaign strategy, working across difference, impactful intersectional strategies, fundraising, engagement organizing, social media, Indigenous rights based approach and effective leadership. Scholarships available and prioritized for Indigenous applicants and grassroots organizers. By application.