paradigm shift

New Global Forest Agreement Depends on Local Support

Article: New Global Forest Agreement Depends on Local Support

NEW YORK, New York, December 27, 2007 (ENS) – The motivation of local people to safeguard their own forest resources is central to a new global forest protection agreement reached by the UN General Assembly last week. Fifteen years after global discussions began on how to protect the world’s forests, the General Assembly has adopted…

Word on the Street: Can Car-Sharing Make a Difference?

Article: Word on the Street: Can Car-Sharing Make a Difference?

Now that you know what car-sharing is, and are aware that it can work for some of us (city dwellers, we’re looking at you!), we think it’s important to look a little more closely at the potential benefit that car-sharing can bring the world; not necessarily as a singular practice that will save the planet…