There are several no-brainer decisions the president must make this year. President Obama won the White House on a platform of hope and change – promising an end to dirty corporate influence over our political system and a beginning to an era in which our energy choices lead us to a clean, sustainable future, or […]
As a director of media & external affairs, Matt Farrauto supports public policy and business engagement and oversees efforts related to the U.S. conservation programs at the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
Phaedra Ellis-Lampkins, CEO of Green For All, on the importance of building a green economy that will produce both jobs and a clean environment.
There are many ways of looking at the global water crisis: conflict over waterways that cross state or international boundaries, drought or flood creating extremes, conservation and biodiversity, even the choice of whether to use water to grow crops or wash cars. But by far the most common manifestation of the water crisis is the […]
The worst natural disaster to strike the developed world in modern history came upon us within the past ten years. You may instantly think of Hurricane Katrina or of the most recent disaster in Japan. But measured in terms of loss of life, neither was as serious a disaster that quietly struck Europe in 2003, […]
The journey to make A Drop Of Life began in January 2001. I was in India on a Fulbright Fellowship, making a documentary on political street theater. On a whim, I accepted a friend’s request to help him document the largest gathering of people in human history, at the Maha Kumbha Mela.