Entries by Max

Exhibition at We Love Green 2016 festival

It is a pleasure to announce that the Climate Heroes project will be exhibited in Paris this coming weekend of June 4th and 5th, in Bois de Vincennes during the We Love Green 2016 festival :   The portraits of Climate Heroes will have a special space right in the middle of the We Love […]

Grand Palais, Paris: Climate Heroes exhibition for COP21

2015 was an important year for the Climate Heroes project. As COP21 was held in Paris from November 30, to december 11, 2015, it also marked a turning point in the life of the project. At the Grand Palais in Paris: showing the work accomplished over the course of 5 years After 5 years of […]

During COP21, join us in Paris around Climate Heroes

— English version below — VOUS ÊTES INVITÉ PENDANT LA COP21 AVEC LES CLIMATE HEROES YOU ARE INVITED DURING COP21 WITH THE CLIMATE HEROES Climate Heroes est un projet documentaire et de vulgarisation scientifique regroupant photo, vidéo, et écrits, créé par Maxime Riché en 2010. Au fil des ans, il est rejoint par Luke Duggleby […]

Climate Heroes receives official COP21 Climate Conference label

We are very happy to have received the final decision of the Minister for Environment, Ms Ségolène Royal, and Secretary General for the Conference of Parties (COP21), Mr Pierre Henri Guignard. Climate Heroes received the official “COP 21 Paris 2015″ label, in preparation for the COP21 Paris Conference, also called United Nations Climate Change Conference, which […]

Crowdfunding to adapt to climate change

A few months back, we documented the work of Chewang Norphel, our very own Climate Hero from Ladakh, India: Chewang initiated the construction of artifical dams several years back, in order to fight the devastating effects of climage change on the glaciers in his region, and to counter their rapid melting, which made water very […]

Climate Heroes speaking in NYC, UN Climate Week

Climate Heroes founder Maxime Riché spoke in NYC on September 23rd during the Climate week preceding the UN Climate Summit requested by Ban Ki-moon. It was a huge honor to be able to present our work with Climate Heroes at a dinner sponsored by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and United Nations […]

Climate Heroes at the Climate March in New York

Today was a huge movement, worldwide, with unprecedented mobilization: Climate Marches happened all over the world. As described by all major newspapers and online media, hundreds of thousands of people in over 150 countries took the streets today to march for action on climate change. This event was dubbed the People’s Climate March, and according […]

Warm enough for Summer Games in Sochi

As the 2014 Winter Olympics continue on in Sochi, Russia, we reached a moment of perplexity this week when this AP news piece came out: Temperatures in Sochi, Russia, during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, are apparently so warm that snow is melting, athletes are getting sunburned, and that it gives it all a feeling […]

Industry Awakens to Threat of Climate Change

  Above: A Coke bottling plant in Winona, Minn. The company has been affected by global droughts. Andrew Link/Winona Daily News, via Associated Press So it is finally happening. Mentalities are starting to shift, and large corporations now begin to realize that Climate Change is serious. It was a strange feeling, and mixed emotions, to […]