Flourishing Children Healthy Communities and a Stronger Nation The U.S. Early Years Climate Action Plan
Capita Social, Inc. and the Aspen Institute. (2023). Flourishing Children, Healthy Communities and a Stronger Nation: The U.S. Early Years Climate Action Plan.
This plan, developed by a taskforce of twenty parents and climate and health leaders, highlights how climate change affects children under age 8, with a focus on children and families, child- and family-facing programs, and communities. Recommendations for federal, state, and local government and community groups include strategies such as monitoring air quality where children play, designing outdoor spaces with kids in mind, and efforts to make a healthier planet for children are accompanied by examples.