November 8-9, 2023 | Climate Change

Forum for Caring Societies Launch Event

Invitation Only

Communities working on ecological justice agree that putting care in the center of economy and society can cultivate a positive vision for change. Researchers, practitioners, and activists all over the world are creating exciting projects and experiments that transcend the current system. The Forum for Caring Societies offers a space for connection, co-learning, and strength through joint action.

The Forum will promote radical eco-social transformation with care as the guiding principle. The collaboration will be grounded in the decades of work undertaken by, among others, eco-feminist, decolonial, and climate justice researchers and activists.

The first steps envisioned for the Forum include: 1) creating a platform for collaboration, policy analysis, and peer learning, 2) convening with funders to support transformation beyond the current system; 3) effectively communicating complex issues related to caring societies. The Forum welcomes researchers, activists, practitioners, funders, and policymakers who are working towards the transformation to fair, sustainable, care-centered societies.

In the lead-up to the launch, read Economies that Day to Care, a report by Hot or Cool and partners on the means to achieve social justice and prevent ecological breakdown by putting care at the heart of our societies.


Mark Conway

Program Officer
Climate Change