What Green New Deal advocates can learn from the 2009 economic stimulus act

February 27, 2019 by  
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The closest thing to the GND that we’ve ever had was the Recovery Act — and it holds key lessons for today.

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Health departments are on the frontlines of climate change

February 27, 2019 by  
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The impacts on human health include extreme heat to mosquito-borne diseases. How can health care providers keep up?

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Indian man creates a free school under a bridge to educate New Delhis poorest children

August 21, 2016 by  
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Indian grocery store-owner Rajesh Kumar Sharma has an unusual but inspiring side gig—providing free lessons for hundreds of New Delhi’s poorest children in an open-air school beneath a Metro bridge. Sharma, whose philanthropic story went viral on the Internet in 2012 , founded the “Free School: Under the Bridge” where he teaches basic Hindi and English. Volunteer teachers Laxmi Chandra and Shyam Mehto who teach mathematics assist him. As many as 200 students attend the free school on a regular basis.

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3 ways to ensure that citizens have access to information

October 27, 2015 by  
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São Paulo, Brazil offers a number of lessons for making data accessible and encouraging public participation.

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How businesses can build resilience by design

October 24, 2015 by  
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From product development to operations management, Dow, Cisco, GE, GM, IBM, Swiss Re and Toyota offer a range of lessons for resilience lessons.

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What international development can teach businesses about metrics

April 26, 2013 by  
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We can find significant lessons for the sustainable business world in the story of the Millennium Development Goals.

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4 sustainability lessons for every corporation

April 4, 2013 by  
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J&J, UPS, Alcoa, AkzoNobel, Siemens and Grief are finding ways to align profit and sustainability. Here's how to scale up these ideas.

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Bill McKibben’s lessons for business in the age of climate change

April 1, 2013 by  
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The writer and activist speaks to GreenBiz about what he calls "the biggest problem facing the world" right now.

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