June 12, 2014, No comments

India-based Mera Gao Micro Grid Power (MGP) and Tanzania-based EGG-energy (EGG) are the winners of National Geographic’s first Terra Watt Prize, a competition aimed at developing innovative solutions that address [...]

2013 FedEx Global Citizenship Report – Global Connections

May 21, 2014, No comments

post for last year’s 2012 Global Citizenship Report, I recalled that sustainability is a team sport, and thanked our team members for contributing t ...


Climageddon—Tracking the Path of Clipocalypse

April 17, 2014, No comments

Some are calling the new nine-episode Vanity Fair’s assessment of climate change stories—that climate change is the most ignored story ever told. ...

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University of Roehampton, London Online Launches Public Health Outbreak Simulation

April 15, 2014, No comments

What happens when a public health crisis follows a major disaster? The Save Manresa” simulation — suitable for all ages — free of charge. The s ...

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    Top 10 WASH Sustainability Tools of 2013
    March 6, 2014, No comments

    2013 has been a great year for SustainableWASH.org. We have seen the number of endorsers for the WASH Sustainability Charter swell to over 130, and we have seen the sector make [...]

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    Girls Today. Leaders Tomorrow.
    October 14, 2013, No comments

    Do you know what day it is? Yes, it’s Oct. 11, 2013, but do you know what we are celebrating today? Today is the first International Day of the Girl [...]

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    By Small Farmers, For Small Farmers
    October 2, 2013, No comments

    The first Fair Trade farmer-owned certification system, referred to as the Small Producer Symbol (SPP, for its Spanish acronym) will arrive this fall on Equal Exchange coffees in food co-ops [...]

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    CSR on India Inc’s Mind
    September 11, 2013, No comments

    Why has corporate social responsibility (CSR) become so important for Indian businesses? Many believe that the recent tweak to India’s corporate law – companies that earn more than Rs 500 [...]