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What happens when 6 young Americans move in with their parents to farm yards? Learn about our latest project.
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"Recapturing atmospheric carbon and converting it to soil carbon at the global scale is worth fighting for. "
If something has a price tag, people consider its perceived monetary value. But what if, by measuring the value of our planet’s natural systems using dollar
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On January 1, 2016, the Sustainable Development Goals came into force. Will the world be able to stick to its New Year’s resolutions?
As those of us who struggle to keep our resolutions know, following through on a New Year’s commitment isn’t easy. This year, however, the world has big
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Jessican Olson tells us why gender and climate are linked at the COP21 in Paris.
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Will India's commitments to reducing greenhouse gas emissions be enough?
“We look forward to a comprehensive and concrete outcome in Paris with a positive agenda on combating climate change which also focuses on access to finance
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Jamaica spends 9 percent of its GDP (or $1.3 billion annually) on petroleum imports, which contributes substantially to the country’s prolonged negative trade balance.
Never before has the opportunity to go green in the energy sector been as appealing and accessible as in the Caribbean. This four-part blog series documents the
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"Family planning must always be based on the fundamental human right of all individuals and couples to decide for themselves the timing and spacing of pregnancy." -R. Engelman
Over the coming weeks, the Family Planning and Environmental Sustainability Assessment (FPESA) project will be providing advance peeks at peer-reviewed
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Are population issues being downplayed in environmental research?
As a young and promising marine biologist, Camilo Mora led a team of 55 scientists assessing the rapid decline of fish on the world’s coral reefs. It was a global enterprise with broad implications. Hundreds of millions of people rely on reef fish for their primary source of animal protein.
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How should our generation respond to a world where everyone is competing for a slice of the earth? Join Worldwatch on December 15 for our first-ever young professionals networking event on population. RSVPs appreciated.
How should our generation respond to a world where everyone is competing for a slice of the earth? Is there a relationship between population growth and climate change? How does family planning factor into the conversation? Come to Worldwatch Institute's first-ever young professionals dinner and networking event and get answers! Join the table and connect with peers and experts in Washington, DC in an interactive discussion around population, f...
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How should our generation respond to a world where everyone is competing for a slice of the earth? Join Worldwatch on December 15 for our first-ever young professionals networking event on population. RSVPs appreciated.
How should our generation respond to a world where everyone is competing for a slice of the earth? Is there a relationship between population growth and climate change? How does family planning factor into the conversation? Come to Worldwatch Institute's first-ever young professionals dinner and networking event and get answers! Join the table and connect with peers and experts in Washington, DC in an interactive discussion around population, f...
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"Pay close attention to the COP and its results, but more importantly, participate in this broader movement that is ... adding to the momentum going forward."
I recently participated in the Latin American Carbon Forum (LACF) in Santiago, Chile, speaking about how climate-enabling technology transfer is being
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Roughly three quarters of Haitians lack access to modern and reliable electricity services.
Never before has the opportunity to go green in the energy sector been as appealing and accessible as in the Caribbean. This four-part blog series documents the
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