Business & Economics

Global climate change will have massive economic impact. Learn how changes in the environment will affect the bottom line for businesses and cost - or save - you money in your pocketbook.

Senior Writer, Planet Forward
The GreenBiz VERGE event in San Jose, California, brought together a multidisciplinary community pursuing the next frontier of sustainability built upon converging technologies.
Food, Farmers and a CEO: How We'll All Feed the World
Planet Forward
How do the leaders of big agribusiness see us feeding the world?
Iowa State University
We all know that Washington D.C. is known for being home to the White House, the President, and many monuments, memorials, and museums. (Oh, my!) But did you know that, in 2013, D.C. was also home to approximately 650 thousand people; 18.6% of them... Read More
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Planet Forward Explorer Devin Greene meets the most literally salt-of-the-earth people possible in Ethiopia.
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Ethiopia doesn’t get the play it deserves on western media outlets. It’s the cradle of humanity—with “Lucy,” our famous hominid ancestor, once calling the area her home. Its Christian lineage dates all the way back to the first century AD, well... Read More
The George Washington University
GWU students are running a crowdfunding campaign to help bring clean-burning cookstove fuel briquettes to more women in Africa.
Video by Nimet Kirac and Musadiq Bidar
Video by Nimet Kirac and Musadiq Bidar
George Washington University
What do YOU do with the all the food you don’t eat? Composting is a good option, but there's a problem of convenience - which one company may have a solution for.
Youtube - Energy Efficiency: a Win-Win (Hill briefing)
Youtube - Energy Efficiency: a Win-Win (Hill briefing)
The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing hosted in coordination with the House Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus on the best energy source of all: energy efficiency. There is no cheaper, cleaner energy than... Read More
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Perhaps no topic in food security stirs more emotion than Genetically Modified Organisms - see the debate from the Feeding the Planet Summit.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Find out how corporations, NGOs and governments are innovating and partnering to feed the world at the Feeding the Planet Summit.

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