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07/24/08

Sustainable Economics / Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative

New Report Finds African Americans Are Disproprortionately Affected by Climate Change
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02/27/07 Sustainability
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Global Warming, Income Gap, Urban Sprawl, and Debt Reduce America's Economic Welfare
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08/11/06 Sustainability
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Redefining Progress' Popular Community Indicators Handbook Now Available in Its Second Edition
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04/03/06 Sustainable Economics Global Warming Initiative a Major Opportunity for California's Economy
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03/23/06 Sustainabity
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World's Ecological Footprint Exceeds Biological Capacity by Nearly 40%
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12/07/05 Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative U.S. Grassroots Organizations Demand Climate Justice
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08/1/05 Redefining Progress Historic Gathering of Progressive Voices: Co-authors of 'Soul of Environmentalism' & Community Leaders Offer Blueprint for Successful Progressive Movement Building
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10/12/04 Sustainable Economics A Coalition of Labor and Environmental Advocates Endorse Policy Package for a Smarter, Cleaner, Stronger America
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09/22/04 New Data Shows California's Poor and Minorities Will be Hardest Hit by Climate Crisis
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07/27/04 Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative Youth Activists Fight for Climate Change
For the Second Year, Summer Corps Fights for Communities Impacted by Climate Change
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07/21/04 Groundbreaking Study of The Impact of Climate Change: Unequal Burden on African Americans
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03/22/04 Sustainability Indicators Earth's Resources Overused by 15%: Deepens Plight of Poorest Nations
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03/11/04 Sustainability Indicators Nation's Economic Health Overstated by $7 Trillion: Genuine Progress Indicator Tells the Real Story
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03/11/04 Sustainable Economics Bay Area Loses $104 billion in Economic Activity:
Local Governments can play key role in solving problem
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02/04/04 Sustainable Economics Media Advisory: Bay Area Loses $104 billion in Economic Activity
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09/18/03 Redefining Progress Redefining Progress and the Center for a Sustainable Economy Announce Merger
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02/27/03 Redefining Progress Redefining Progress' Mathis Wackernagel Receives the Pacific Industrial and Busiess Association's 2003 Sustainability Award
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02/12/03 Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative President Bush's Climate Change Plan Violates Key Principles of Just Climate Change Policy, Initiative Finds
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11/25/02 Sustainability Indicators New Report Outlines the Ecological Footprint of 146 Nations: Humanity's Consumption Exceeds the Earth's Biological Capacity by 20 Percent
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10/15/02 Common Assets Redefining Progress Releases Report Outlining Sustainable Agriculture and Common Asset Stewardship Success Stories
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06/25/02 Sustainability Indicators Humanity's Resource Demand Exceeds the Earth's Capacity: Paper Published This Week in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
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06/20/02 Sustainable Economics Transportation Congestion Study Exposes One of Driving's Hidden Costs
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05/23/02 Redefining Progress Wealth and Progress Will be Topic of a Panel Discussion with Mayor Jerry Brown: June 6 Forum Free and Open to the Public
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05/16/02 Redefining Progress Dr. Claude Martin, Director General of WWF-International, Joins Redefining Progress Board of Directors
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05/08/02 Climate Policy Business Leaders Discuss Climate Change Policy at Capitol Hill Briefing Today
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05/01/02 Climate Policy Business Leaders Will Discuss Climate Change Policy At May 8th Capitol Hill Briefing
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04/10/02 Sustainability Indicators Online Quiz Measures Human 'Footprint' on Earth's Resources
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03/05/02 Redefining Progress Dr. Stephen J. DeCanio Joins Redefining Progress Board of Directors
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02/14/02 Climate Policy President Bush's Climate Change Plan is Seriously Flawed and is Based on the Fallacy that Climate Action Will Harm the U.S. Economy
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01/29/02 Climate Policy Redefining Progress Urges President Bush to Outline a Strategy to Reduce the Nation's Fossil Fuel Dependence During His State of the Union Message
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12/26/01 Sustainability Indicators Redefining Progress' Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) Rose Slightly in 2000--Alternative Economic Measure Remains $23,497 Per Capita Below the GDP
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12/18/01 Sustainability Indicators New Web-Based Ecological Footprint Quiz Allows Individuals to Measure Their Impact on the Planet
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11/14/01 Climate Policy U.N. Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth Added to Nov. 15 Market Solutions to Climate Change Conference Agenda
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11/01/01 Climate Policy November 15th Conference to Examine How Market-Based Solutions to Climate Change Can Strengthen the Economy and Secure our Energy Future
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09/25/01 Climate Policy Greenhouse Gas Emission Permits Should Be Auctioned, Not Given Away
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09/24/01 Climate Policy Redefining Progress Conference To Examine Market-Based Solutions To Climate Change Tuesday At Stanford Business School
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09/05/01 Climate Policy September 13 Conference To Examine Market-Based Solutions To Climate Change
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09/04/01 Climate Policy First Kyoto, Now Durban. Diverse Groups Release A Consensus Statement Exposing Climate Injustice and Environmental Racism
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08/01/01 Redefining Progress Redefining Progress Names Michel Gelobter Executive Director
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07/10/01 Climate Policy United States Has An Obligation To Act on Climate Change In Wake Of National Academy Of Sciences Report
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05/17/01 Redefining Progress Bush Energy Plan Fails A Key Test: The Need To Reduce America's Reliance On Fossil Fuels
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05/16/01 Redefining Progress Redefining Progress Announces Principles For Evaluating National Energy Plans
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04/16/01 Sustainable Economics Driving Fees Should Be Linked To The Negative Effects To Society And The Environment Caused By Automobile Use
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03/29/01 Climate Policy 2,500 Economists Agree That Combating Global Warming Need Not Necessarily Harm The U.S. Economy Or Living Standards
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03/15/01 Climate Policy Low Income Communities Face Long-Term Adverse Impacts From President Bush's Decision Not To Curb Carbon Dioxide Emissions
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03/05/01 Sustainable Economics Redefining Progress Urges Development Of Policies To Reduce Nation's Fossil Fuel Dependence While Addressing Social Equity Issues
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02/19/01 Climate Policy Environmental Groups Document Effects Of Global Warming In California As Leading Scientists Issue Toughest Warning Yet In New Report
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12/05/00 Sustainability Indicators Eroding Economic Security: Genuine Progress Indicator Uncovers Dangers Hidden Behind Last Year's Economic Boom
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11/27/00 Climate Policy Climate Change to Hit Low-Income, Minority Communities Hardest Groups Urge Action to Protect Those Most Vulnerable to Global Warming
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07/06/00 Climate Policy Report on Kyoto Protocol Ignores Climate Change Impacts on Minority Communities; Neglects Safeguards on Minority Communities' Economic Well-Being