An opportunity to change our world for the better
WRI is a global research organization that spans more than 50 countries staff work closely with leaders to turn big ideas into action to sustain our natural resources—the foundation of economic opportunity and human well-being. Our work focuses on six critical issues at the intersection of environment and development: climate, energy, food, forests, water, and cities and transport. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.wri.org and donate directly. Y
World Resource Institute is advancing environmental issues by addressing needs on several different fronts. These include sustaining forests, mitigating water issues, creating value in the business community through environmental sustainability, ensuring clean, reliable energy, supporting agriculture through sustainable development. As well, WRI focuses on the importance of our oceans. Our oceans are home to half the worlds species, adds $2.5 trillion each year to the global economy, feeds 3 bi
The Water Project is dedicated to bringing clean, safe drinking water to those that do not have this basic need. Globally, 1 in 9 people still have no access to clean water. But in the communities they serve, it's 9 out of 9. Water is a daily and crippling challenge. Children often bear the burden of walking miles each day to find water in streams and ponds, full of water-borne disease that is making them and their families sick. The Water Project have several well projects in the works and need
Climate change is at the root of our sea levels rising, extreme weather, and other catastrophic effects. In 2015 alone, disasters and climate change impacts led to the displacement of twice as many people as conflict and violence. RMI's goals are to decarbonize electricity, assist China in slashing emissions, working with businesses and developers in cutting energy use in buildings, reduce every citizens footprint, move goods with low carbon output and lower methane emissions across the board. J
Ocean Conservancy is working with you to protect the ocean from today’s greatest global challenges. They create science-based solutions for a healthy ocean and the wildlife communities that depend on it. Their program includes confronting ocean acidity, the affects of climate change on our seas, protecting the artic and much more. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.oceanconservancy.org and donate directly. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
Nature Conservancy’s goal is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Their goal is to protect and restore our natural resources and to protect endangered species. Currently, the Nature Conservancy is in 72 countries providing education and support in protecting the environment through tackling climate change, protecting our land and water, sustainability, and building healthy cities. Join our Community Room to connect with other like minded people or go to http://www.nature.o