Rachel Fried, Program Assistant, Lands and Communications, Washington, D.C.
I used to associate the word “Rio” with a glass jar filled with spare lunch money. My first grade elementary school class decided to raise money to … Continue reading →
JingJing Qian, China Country Director, Beijing
The Rio+20 Conference is taking place this week to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1992 Earth Summit. While the conference is not expected to produce legally binding international co… Continue reading →
Jacob Scherr, Director, Global Strategy & Advocacy, Washington, DC
I am in Nairobi this week for the United Nations Environment Programme (“UNEP”) Governing Council. It is in part a celebration of the 40th anniversary … Continue reading →
Jacob Scherr, Director, Global Strategy & Advocacy, Washington, DC Today is Earth Day; and our friends at Earth Day Network are calling for “A Billion Acts of Green.” They are encouraging each of us to take a step to save our planetar… Continue reading →
It is Saturday evening and I am on the railroad from Washington, DC to New York. For the next few days, I will be in meetings and consultations at and around the United Nations working on the accelerating preparations for the next Earth Summit – … Continue reading →