Initiatives



Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017

Global Symposium on Rights of Nature


  • Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
Ecosystems

Summer 2017

Managing Canada’s Oil Future: Beyond Fossil Fuels and The Pathway to 2050


  • Stand.earth (formerly Forest Ethics)
  • Tar Sands, Alberta Province, Canada
Energy

Summer 2017

Social Innovation Guided by Nature’s Genius


  • Biomimicry for Social Innovation
  • International
Global Networks

Winter 2016

Green Climate Fund Initiative for Small Island Nations


  • Earth Council Alliance
  • International
Global Networks

Winter 2016

Launch of Voices for Biodiversity Fellowship at Duke University


  • Voices for Biodiversity
  • Durham, North Carolina
Future Leaders

Winter 2016

Launch of Global Green Utility Network


  • World Resources Institute
  • International
Global Networks

Fall 2016

Women Speak


  • Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network
  • International
Global Networks

Fall 2016

Launch of Presidio Graduate School Online Education Program in Sustainable Management


  • Presidio Graduate School
  • San Francisco, CA
Future Leaders

Fall 2016

Launch of World Green Building Council Global Net Zero Carbon Certification Program


  • World Green Building Council
  • New York City
Cities

Fall 2016

Launch of Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council Challenge Campaign


  • Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
  • Washington, DC
The Human Environment

June 24, 2016

USDN Sustainable Consumption Inititative for Cities


  • Urban Sustainability Directors Network
  • Orono, Maine
Cities

Spring 2016

Development of Academy for Systemic Change Global Hub System


  • Academy for Systemic Change
  • International
Future Leaders