Monday
Jun 01
2015

No person is an island: The importance of strategic partnerships

 A strategic partnership is more than just an intention. It is more than just a telephone call, an email or a handshake.

Thursday
May 28
2015

Empowering Emerging Climate & Energy Leaders Beyond the Classroom

In recent weeks, students all over the country have graduated. Their time in college or graduate school will hopefully have equipped them with knowledge and experiences that will help them make their way down whatever paths they have chosen.

Why African Environmentalism Needs Women at the Helm

Apr 22, 2015
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.

Getting to the Root: Curing our Environment to Cure our Ills

Apr 22, 2015

When many of us think about health and how to improve it for ourselves and for others, we envision hospitals, healthy foods, physical activity, and lifesaving devices. But what about visions of clean air, accessible and abundant water, and moderate temperatures?

Limes are a valuable commercial crop for Haitian smallholder farmers.

Getting to the Root: Advancing Progress in Haiti From the Ground Up

Apr 21, 2015

The environment is the foundation of every society. A country’s success or failure is intimately tied with how its environment fairs. Pollution, environmental degradation, extreme weather fluctuations affect everyone, particularly the most vulnerable populations living in developing nations.