Taproot Earth sent a delegation to attend the annual UN Conference of Parties (COP27) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt in 2022.

As part of this convening, we organized the Black Climate Leaders Global Social, a gathering with over 150 innovators from 17 countries.

Our biggest call to action was a Global Climate Reparations analysis and shared perspectives from the Gulf South on the global stage.

Check out the press conference where we participated. In addition, we  directly to U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry and the State Department — part of a successful collective effort that won the landmark Loss and Damage Fund.