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Our video summarizes the innovative steps that Key West, FL and Portland, ME - 2 coastal cities - are employing in order to address the inevitability of sea level rise.
PlaNYC aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in New York City by 30 percent over a 25-year span.
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This is a video about how to address "food deserts" in Washington, DC. Film produced by Max Chen, Mayra Cruz, and Zohra Roy.
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Yolanda Rother was in for a rude awakening when she took her first steps on the campus of Georgetown University in January. It did not take much for her to realize life in D.C. would be much different than she originally anticipated. All she had to... Read More
Planet Forward
Full panel recording from the GW Moving the Planet Forward Conference. See highlights from this panel here. As international treaties and federal policy-making stall, cities are taking the initiative, fostering innovation and fueling competition,... Read More
Vincent Gray, mayor of Washington, D.C., attended the GW Moving the Planet Forward Innovation Summit at The George Washington University on April 17, 2012. According to him, Washington, D.C. will be a "fossil-free" city by 2030.
Planet Forward
As international treaties and federal policy-making stall, cities are taking the initiative, fostering innovation and fueling competition, all in the interest of adapting to climate change. The impacts of a changing planet aren’t theoretical for... Read More
Planet Forward
President Steven Knapp discusses sustainability on the George Washington University campus with Planet Forward creator Frank Sesno. What is the university doing, what motivated them to take action and what do they hope to achieve? And...Sesno... Read More
Planet Forward
Madagascar's forests are home to rare plant and animal speces found nowhere else in the world. But those forests are disappearing quickly... and National Geographic's Luke Dollar is working hard to save them.
Planet Forward
Linda Yarr has been working with communities in Southeast Asia to build resiliency to climate change. How can we help the developing world adapt to climate change and gain access to energy when oil and coal are becoming more restricted? What is the... Read More

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