News & Updates

April 2, 2019

Executive Director Monthly Update – April 2019

The United nations Environment Programme (UNEP) released the sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) assessment last week, prepared by 250 scientists and experts from 70 countries. With the theme “Healthy Planet, Healthy People,” GEO-6 is an independent assessment of the state of the environment, the effectiveness of the policy response in addressing environmental challenges and the […]

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March 7, 2019

Executive Director Monthly Update – March 2019

  A few weeks ago the results of a survey conducted by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication and the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication showed that 69 percent of Americans are “somewhat worried” about climate change and 29 percent are “very worried.” These are the highest values since the surveys […]

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February 1, 2019

Executive Director Monthly Update – February 2019

We are continuing with our Listening Campaign and are making changes and updates based on your feedback. Soil and carbon sequestration have been part of lively discussions. After much thought, we have added carbon sequestration to our Principles, so now there are 8 of them! There are many ways to remove CO2 from the atmosphere- […]

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