Wednesday
Apr 22
2015

Why African Environmentalism Needs Women at the Helm

Nearly 40 years ago, women in the Kenyan countryside reported a troubling phenomenon: their streams were drying up, their crops were failing, and they were being forced to travel farther and farther away from their villages to gather wood for fuel, building and fencing. Deforestation, in short, was threatening their livelihoods.
Wednesday
Apr 01
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Women in STEM

Leslie Labruto is senior manager of programs at the Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI) and helps lead the Resilient Communities Program.

Clinton Climate Initiative Improves Efficiency of Outdoor Lighting in C40 Cities

Jump-Starting America’s Workforce

Apr 3, 2014
On paper, our nation’s economic recovery looks solid. We’ve had 11 straight quarters of GDP growth and 48 straight months of private sector job growth. Unemployment is down and consumer confidence and spending is up.