Category Archives: Environment

Brits Want More Action to Tackle Climate Change – Blue and Green Tomorrow

A large proportion of UK adults (75%) think more needs to be done to tackle climate change, and have had their opinion changed by the events of last year, Source: Brits Want More Action to Tackle Climate Change – Blue

Brits Want More Action to Tackle Climate Change – Blue and Green Tomorrow

A large proportion of UK adults (75%) think more needs to be done to tackle climate change, and have had their opinion changed by the events of last year, Source: Brits Want More Action to Tackle Climate Change – Blue

Foresight Africa: Join the conversation on the top priorities for Africa in 2016 | Brookings Institution

On January 5, the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative (AGI) launched its sixth annual Foresight Africa publication. In this blog, Amadou Sy highlights six overarching priorities for the continent in 2016 as detailed in this year’s report. Source: Foresight Africa: Join

Foresight Africa: Join the conversation on the top priorities for Africa in 2016 | Brookings Institution

On January 5, the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative (AGI) launched its sixth annual Foresight Africa publication. In this blog, Amadou Sy highlights six overarching priorities for the continent in 2016 as detailed in this year’s report. Source: Foresight Africa: Join

Electrifying India, With the Sun and Small Loans – The New York Times

A generation of Indian energy entrepreneurs is out to prove that a fast, clean and economical route to universal electrification is through solar home systems, financed with small bank loans. Source: Electrifying India, With the Sun and Small Loans –

Electrifying India, With the Sun and Small Loans – The New York Times

A generation of Indian energy entrepreneurs is out to prove that a fast, clean and economical route to universal electrification is through solar home systems, financed with small bank loans. Source: Electrifying India, With the Sun and Small Loans –

Fossil Fuels: A Green Revolution Starts with Partnerships

Changing global mindset about energy production must start the source, by involving those who already have the technology and the expertise in energy production. Public-private partnerships that are founded in constructive, forward-thinking legislation and incentives and involve the companies with

Fossil Fuels: A Green Revolution Starts with Partnerships

Changing global mindset about energy production must start the source, by involving those who already have the technology and the expertise in energy production. Public-private partnerships that are founded in constructive, forward-thinking legislation and incentives and involve the companies with

Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Last month, Google announced that it will invest in Africa’s largest wind power farm. Source: Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Last month, Google announced that it will invest in Africa’s largest wind power farm. Source: Google to Invest in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm

Unilever Finds That Shrinking Its Footprint Is a Giant Task – The New York Times

Unilever has pledged to cut its environmental impact in half while improving the health of one billion people, but sustainability is turning out to be complicated. Source: Unilever Finds That Shrinking Its Footprint Is a Giant Task – The New

Unilever Finds That Shrinking Its Footprint Is a Giant Task – The New York Times

Unilever has pledged to cut its environmental impact in half while improving the health of one billion people, but sustainability is turning out to be complicated. Source: Unilever Finds That Shrinking Its Footprint Is a Giant Task – The New

Poverty, Inc.

POVERTY, INC. has earned over 40 international film festival honors including a “Best of Fests” selection to IDFA Amsterdam – the biggest documentary festival in the world. Source: Poverty, Inc.

Poverty, Inc.

POVERTY, INC. has earned over 40 international film festival honors including a “Best of Fests” selection to IDFA Amsterdam – the biggest documentary festival in the world. Source: Poverty, Inc.

Buffett’s Grandson Seeks Own Investment Route: Social Change – The New York Times

Hoping to build on his family’s legacy, Howard Warren Buffett has co-founded i(x) Investments to put capital to work in ways he hopes will improve the world. Source: Buffett’s Grandson Seeks Own Investment Route: Social Change – The New York

Buffett’s Grandson Seeks Own Investment Route: Social Change – The New York Times

Hoping to build on his family’s legacy, Howard Warren Buffett has co-founded i(x) Investments to put capital to work in ways he hopes will improve the world. Source: Buffett’s Grandson Seeks Own Investment Route: Social Change – The New York

Impact India | Stanford Social Innovation Review

The rise of India’s reputation as a center of technology innovation has in recent years been matched by the country’s growing reputation as a hub of social innovation, and now Indians living abroad are rising as a force for philanthropy

Impact India | Stanford Social Innovation Review

The rise of India’s reputation as a center of technology innovation has in recent years been matched by the country’s growing reputation as a hub of social innovation, and now Indians living abroad are rising as a force for philanthropy