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WRI Digest: Lessons from Florida: How Local Adaptation Efforts Can Complement National Climate Action.
Lessons from Florida: How Local Adaptation Efforts Can Complement National Climate Action. Bill Richardson -- WRI Board member, former governor of New Mexico and former Secretary of Energy -- participated in a climate rally in Miami last week. In a Huffington Post blog , Richardson writes, "Florida is the most vulnerable U.S. state to [...]
Unique Crowd Funding Charity Raffle for Oregon Coast View Lot Another Champion Redwood Clone Sapling to be Planted In the Port Orford Community Stewardship Area Non-profit Archangel Ancient Tree Archive and Sustainable Land Development Initiative announced they will join local Port Orford Community Stewardship Area (POCSA) partners Ocean [...]
Benjamin von Mendelssohn, next generation community leader of Tamera Healing Biotope in Portugal, on tour in California throughout the month of August. More information: www.tamera.org Water, Food, Energy and Community are freely available to everyone, if we no longer follow the laws of capitalism, but the logic of life.“There can be [...]
August 2013 Newsletter UPCOMING EVENTS: YOU'RE INVITED TRAYVON MARTIN, RACE, AND JUSTICE A panel discussion Aug. 5 on the Trayvon Martin case features Santa Clara [...]
Dear Friends, There is constant balance in my life between supporting my kids as they grow and being part of the growth of Natural Capitalism. My four year old, Calvin, is now asking questions that are hard to answer and someday soon he'll quiz me about what I do at work. I know that I will answer that question proudly saying, "I work with a [...]
Dear Katerva Community, Already considered the pinnacle of global sustainability recognition, the Katerva Awards reached grand heights last week when the stunning Palais des Nations served as the backdrop for the Katerva Awards Ceremony. On July 2 Katerva presented its 2012 Grand Prize and Peoples’ Choice Awards to Bioneedle Technology [...]
Israeli Car Drivers Take Over Better Place EV Company A world first? A failed electric company from Israel called Better Place has just been bought by electric car owners, with the help of Captain Sunshine, and a Canadian investor. The new promise: after linking with 5000 electric cars, Better Place will run cars with renewables. Divine [...]
In the midst of complexity Even with the most promising projects and the best of collaborative intentions, we regularly run aground because of unexpected human politics and hidden complexity, or we simply lose energy and burn out. Three courses in the Autumn term look at the root causes of why we struggle in our social, [...]
Biomimicry 3.8 Institute Newsletter: See What Got Participants Dancing and Cheering at the Education Summit and Global Conference
Biomimicry 3.8 Institute Newsletter - July 2013 See What Got Participants Dancing and Cheering at the Education Summit and Global Conference “Totally life-changing and inspiring.” “Masterful and well organized.” “Mind-blowing.” Those are just a few of the comments we heard from participants of our 7th annual Biomimicry [...]
SB News & Updates Share on: Upcoming Events News & Views Memberships Learning Library Solutions UPCOMING SB EVENTS: New Metrics Poised for Growth: Program Now [...]