• Fellows in the News

    Land is a critical resource, IPCC report says

    Fellow Pamela McElwee was a lead author on the report, which says climate change is threatening the world's food supply.

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  • Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    US agriculture more toxic now than 25 years ago

    Fellow Kendra Klein's study show neonics are to blame, and her op-ed with Anna Lappé in The Guardian tackles the problem head on.

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  • Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    Uncontrolled Chemical Releases: A Silent, Growing Threat

    Fellow Kimberley Rain Miner on how we can control the underappreciated hazards natural disasters pose

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Leadership Story

The latest episode of ESSENCE Magazine's UnBossed podcast features Fellow Ayana Johnson. She says, "I really strongly believe that one of the reasons that the environmental movement has not succeeded to the extent that it needs to so far is that it’s been dominated visibly by White people.”

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Fellows in the News

Aug 10, 2019
Fellow Pamela McElwee was one of the lead authors of the recently released IPCC report on climate change and land use . From The New York Times : The world’s land and water resources are being...Read more >
Aug 4, 2019
Matt Dixit Moffa was the Planning Project Director for the Trust for Public Land on the recently completed Health Parks Plan for Travis, Bastrop and Caldwell Counties in Texas. Read the reportRead more >
Aug 4, 2019
Melting Himalayan glaciers are releasing decades of accumulated pollutants into downstream ecosystems, according to a new study. The new research in AGU’s Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres...Read more >
Aug 4, 2019
July 2019 is now the hottest month in recorded history, the U.N. confirmed on Thursday. At a press conference in New York, U.N. Secretary General António Guterres announced that the month of July had...Read more >

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