25 May '12, 12pm

Green Blog: Peter Seligmann of Conservation International: Serving Human Needs Serves the Environment: Peter Sel...

Bloomberg News Miners using a mix of mercury and water to find gold particles in discarded rock in Tanzania. The North Mara mine near the border with Kenya disgorges millions of pounds of waste rock each week, piled high around communities where many people live on less than 40 cents a day. It has been a generation since the rise of environmental economics . Yet even after years of groundbreaking research and support from governmental agencies and nonprofits, the work of such economists has tended to be tangential to the aims of most large conservation organizations. But in the last few years Peter Seligmann, the founder and chairman of Conservation International , has made a major strategic change in his $250 million organization. After two decades of emphasizing the preservation of “hot spots,” or areas with a high level of biodiversity that are threatened with developme...

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Q. and A.: Linking People's Needs to Nature's

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Environmental musicians get on board for #WED2012 and #RioPlus20:

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If Albert Einstein were to design a playground, it would be the outdoor play and learn area at All Saints School in Norwal...

Must-watch (slide-free) talk by Nobelist Daniel Kahneman on the trap of "Thinking That We Know"... #sackler

Must-watch (slide-free) talk by Nobelist Daniel...

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Tomorrow, 25 May 2012, is the deadline for Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff to decide whether to accept or veto (in whole...

Because sometimes it needs to be said:

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This post is not what I intended to blog about today, but I it was on my heart and a good reminder for me and hopefully yo...

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Today is World Environment Day! Learn how you can make a difference with Pick 5 for the Environment:

Today is World Environment Day! Learn how you c...

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Environmental action means taking the simple steps in the different places where we all live. By choosing five or more of ...

Steady growth needs strategic thinking | Windpo...

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At the broad energy policy level, a major task for the wind sector is to keep abreast and stay relevant on energy issues. ...

Haiti gears up for #WorldEnvironmentDay:

Haiti gears up for #WorldEnvironmentDay:

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Haiti Gears Up for World Environment Day “It’s heavy and you have to walk for a long time but I can do it and I will do it...

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ST-E needs to double sales to break even David Manners Friday 25 May 2012 15:20 ST-Ericsson’s new break-even point will be...

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illy’s sustainability practices . In addition to developing and promoting environmentally sound cultivation practices, ill...

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Today is International Day of Action For Women’s Health and a renewed push to ensure that every woman and girl has her rig...