On May 25, UMass became the first major public university to divest from fossil fuels. The decision came after a 4 year campaign culminating in a week-long sit-in which saw 34 student arrests for nonviolent civil disobedience. It is a major victory for the student activists, the school, and the planet.
Harn Soper, a Green America colleague and industry advisor to Green America’s Non-GMO Working Group, recently wrote for Green Money on the economics of organic agriculture. He shares his breadth of knowledge as founder of Sustainable Farm Partners, LLP (SFP).
With technology rapidly changing and our volume and power of data constantly growing, it’s time to think about building a greener internet. Martin Fink, Chief Technology Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, has some ideas. (more…)
More Millennials are turning to the “bank of Mom and Dad” for startup loans. What do Millennials facing a tough financial landscape have to say about building social enterprises? (more…)
Is your sustainability story a secret? Bring your mission and green values into the light with these tips from a marketing expert at the recent GreenBiz 16 event. (more…)
A recent expose by Fortune followed cocoa farmers in West Africa to unveil how dependent the cocoa industry remains on child labor and impoverished communities. (more…)