April 27, 2012
by Jacob Scherr
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Reflections on the Race to Rio: Will President Obama attend the Earth Summit?

Jacob Scherr, Director, Global Strategy & Advocacy, Washington, DC
Just recently Rio+20 has started to get some attention in wider circles in Washington, DC with the focus on whether President Obama will attend the Summit. It began… Continue reading

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April 12, 2012
by Jacob Scherr
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Reflections on the Race to Rio: Ten weeks before the next Earth Summit

Jacob Scherr, Director, Global Strategy & Advocacy, Washington, DC
After participating in Rio+20 preparatory meetings last month at the United Nations, it appears that governments will spend thousands of hours this spring arguing over a… Continue reading

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February 6, 2012
by Anjali Jaiswal
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Paving the Road to Rio+20 with Meaningful Dialogue at DSDS 2012

Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco
The countdown to the June 2012 Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development picked up speed last week at the annual Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS). The DSDS, who… Continue reading

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January 13, 2012
by Jacob Scherr
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The Greatest Challenge of 2012: Can the World’s Leaders Go from Zero to Planetary Heroes in less than 160 Days?

Jacob Scherr, Director, Global Strategy & Advocacy, Washington, DC
It is the start of a new year and the time for making resolutions to change our ways.  Yet we all know how hard it is to give up old habits.  This reality was … Continue reading

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