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Simran Sethi

Article: Simran Sethi

Award-winning eco-expert and freelance journalist Simran Sethi is both a co-host and writer for Sundance Channel’s THE GREEN [www.sundance.tv]. Simran is the Lacy C. Haynes Visiting Professional Chair at the University of Kansas, School of Journalism, where she currently teaches a course on Media and the Environment and a contributing environmental correspondent for NBC News.…

Hope for Florida's Wildlife Emerges From Climate Meeting

Article: Hope for Florida's Wildlife Emerges From Climate Meeting

ORLANDO, Florida, October 7, 2008 (ENS) – “The power of people can make a huge difference in our success in dealing with climate change,” said Nobel laureate Dr. Jean Brennan at the closing session of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s climate change summit on Friday. The FWC spent three days with wildlife, environment…

New York City Hosts Summit on Public Health and Climate Change

Article: New York City Hosts Summit on Public Health and Climate Change

NEW YORK, New York, June 27, 2008 (ENS) – Government officials and policymakers from 30 cities meeting in New York City have spent the past two days considering urban public health issues related to global warming. The “Public Health and Climate Change: The Urban Policy Connection” summit began Thursday at Columbia University, and continued today…

Governors Call for Federal-State Climate Change Partnership

Article: Governors Call for Federal-State Climate Change Partnership

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut, April 18, 2008 (ENS) – Connecticut Governor M. Jodi Rell today led 20 Democrat and Republican governors from across the country in signing the Governors’ Declaration on Climate Change at the 2008 Conference on Climate Change at Yale University. The Declaration is founded on three principles. First, that a federal-state partnership is…