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Walmart Commits to More Sustainable Food. Is it Serious?

On Monday, Walmart held its second semi-annual Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting and announced a new pledge to help create a more sustainable food…
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World Leaders Respond to U.N. Call for Climate Change Action

At the United Nations Climate Summit 2014, held at U.N. headquarters in New York City on Sept. 23, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for…
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Campaign Calls for 100 Companies, 100 Percent Renewable Power

Led by The Climate Group, the RE100 campaign aims to have 100 of the world's largest companies powered solely by renewable energy by…
Participants carry signs at the People's Climate March in New York City on Sunday. As Climate Week NYC continues, Robert Wolcott of Get America Working argues that climate change and jobs are inextricably linked.

Work More and Warm Less: Integrating Jobs and Climate Solutions

As citizens and world leaders converge on New York City seeking a way to address climate change, across the U.S. tens of millions…
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Companies Sign on to Report on Climate Change

The CDSB, a consortium of more than 150 investment firms and other companies, announced big pack of new signatories with names you'll probably…
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After March, 347 Institutional Investors Call for ‘Meaningful’ Carbon Pricing

Managing over $24 trillion in assets, IIGCC, which counts BlackRock and Calpers among its membership -- is calling for definitive carbon pricing, more…
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People’s Climate March: Being a Part of Something Big

Let’s make ourselves heard loud and clear, so that 50 years from now, we have a world that is better than it is…
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3p Weekend: 7 Things You Need to Know About the People’s Climate March

On Sunday, more than 100,000 people and 1,400 businesses, schools, social justice groups and other organizations will take to the streets of New…
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Can the Great Barrier Reef Be Saved?

The world’s largest coral reef system is in danger of disappearing: Can it be saved?
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Celebrities Line Up for Global Climate Change March

U.N. leaders arriving for climate change crisis talks needn't worry about how to jump-start dialogue and get to the meat of the issues…
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Behind the People’s Climate March: An Interview with 350.org

Why are an expected 100,000 people hitting the streets of New York City this Sunday? To learn more about the strategic thinking behind…
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‘New Climate Economy': Growth via Climate Change Action

Making climate change action a global priority can foster greater, more inclusive prosperity worldwide, but a "deep structural transformation" is required, according to…
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Cities Reframe Climate Conversation to Focus on ‘Resiliency’

Rather than continue in a stalemate, many community leaders are turning to Political Communications 101: If you can’t win an argument, change the…
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Top Environmentalists Call on Foundations to Turn the Tide on Global Warming

With just a week away from the United Nations Climate Summit in New York City, 160 leading environmentalists from 44 countries are calling…
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‘Big Six’ Development Banks Reaffirm Climate Commitments

The world's six leading multilateral development banks have reaffirmed their commitments to take action on climate change in advance of the U.N. Climate…