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"Coach" Mark Smallwood |
"Coach" Mark Smallwood is executive director at Rodale Institute, a nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach.
Alex Schafran |
Alex Schafran is a lecturer in Geography at the University of Leeds.
Edward Tse | 07/08/15
Dr. Edward Tse is Booz & Company's senior partner and chairman for Greater China (Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong and Taipei).
David S. Abraham |
David S. Abraham runs the Technology, Rare and Electronics Materials Center and is author of "The Elements of Power."
Pranita Achyut |
Pranita Achyut is a senior adolescent and gender specialist at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) Asia Regional Office in Delhi, India.
Steinar Andresen |
Steinar Andresen is a senior research fellow at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute, in Norway.
Daniel Bodansky |
Daniel M. Bodansky is a law professor at Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, and senior sustainability scientist at Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University.
Valeria Budinich |
Valeria Budinich launched the Ashoka's Full Economic Citizenship initiative in 2003 after having worked for 20 years in the creation of business development programs in 22 countries.
Michelle Bussard |
Michelle Bussard is managing director at Health in Harmony.
Gilonne D'Origny |
Gilonne d'Origny is development director at New Harvest.
Roberto De Vogli |
Roberto De Vogli is an associate professor in Social Determinants of Global Health at the Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis (UCD).
Ruth DeGolia |
As Mercado Global's co-founder and executive director, Ruth DeGolia has established Mercado Global's partnerships with cooperatives and local NGOs in Latin America. She works with Mercado Global's regional staff to oversee production and provide member cooperatives with technical support in the areas of financial, business, and program management.
"We are Entering the Rare Metal Age" | 04/06/16
Irene Pedruelo, David S. Abraham
David S. Abraham argues that as we move away from fossil fuels, the demand for the rare metals needed for green technology will increase. Understanding the political, economic,and environmental implications of these elements is at the heart of a sustainable future.
Food Labels, Taxes, and Subsidies—the Egg of Columbus in the Obesity Crisis? | 03/24/16
Food labeling and food pricing do not do much to change this food system; they only address the symptoms. To really make a difference to health (and environmental sustainability), we have to change the system itself.
From the Forest to the Health Clinic | 02/29/16
Dr. Kinari Webb and her team are saving lives and forests in Indonesia through a very unusual incentives program.
Claire Nouvian, Guardian of the Deep | 02/22/16
Irene Pedruelo, Claire Nouvian
French environmentalist Claire Nouvian has devoted her life to protecting a resource that is largely a mystery to most of us: the deep sea.
Reprivatized Womanhood: Changing Gender Discourse in Contemporary Urban China | 02/16/16
Urban Chinese women face mounting challenges in the contemporary era of "reprivatized womanhood." But it was not always that way.
"World Hunger: Ten Myths" by Frances Moore Lappé and Joseph Collins | 01/04/16
Chapter by chapter, Frances Moore Lappé and her co-authors demolish the myths that have long prevented us from addressing hunger, and examine the policies that keep people from feeding themselves.
Can the University Help Make Better Cities? | 12/21/15
We need 21st-century institutions for 21st-century urbanization and cities. If we have the courage to reimagine and remake them, universities can be at the heart of this project.
From Lab to Table | 12/14/15
Irene Pedruelo, Gilonne D'Origny
"New Harvest" wants to kick-start a bio-economy of animal products made without animals. Some have already called this revolution "the next .com."