Business

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Sustainability for Whom?

In an era of powerful business and government inaction, much of the sustainability agenda has been captured by big brands such as Wal-Mart, Nestle, and Procter and Gamble. While they’ve managed to convert waste into profit streams, can they help halt ecological damage?

Regulation

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Global Inequality

Globalization has contributed to a shrinking of the gap between rich and poor globally. Yet within countries, the gap continues to grow.

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Ripple Effects

Reducing the use of coal to generate electricity domestically has reduced America’s carbon emissions but what has it done for the rest of the world?

Energy & Technology

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Power to the People

The Sustainable Energy 4 All Initiative is ambitious but it will be for nothing if it does not learn from past programs.

Environment

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In Hot Water

While warming of the Earth’s surface temperatures may have slowed, new research suggests we should be paying closer attention to our changing oceans.

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Sustainability for Whom?

In an era of powerful business and government inaction, much of the sustainability agenda has been captured by big brands such as Wal-Mart, Nestle, and Procter and Gamble. While they’ve managed to convert waste into profit streams, can they help halt ecological damage?

Human Capital

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Global Inequality

Globalization has contributed to a shrinking of the gap between rich and poor globally. Yet within countries, the gap continues to grow.

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Workforce Education

Starbucks has generously offered to pay employee’s college tuition but that’s no substitute for Federal support.

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KEY Platform

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Closing the Divide

The Knowledge-Practice divide is a major obstacle to effective progress and the target of our efforts at S&S.

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