PCC’s Eco Social Justice Grant 10-year Anniversary

It is the 10-year anniversary of the Eco Social Justice Grant (formerly the TGIF) at Portland Community College!   To celebrate the work and commitment to sustainability a short video was produced to highlight the amazing work that has been done by many at PCC and funded by students.  Over $1...

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Surfrider’s Rise Above Plastics Pledge

The Surfrider Foundation is focusing on plastic pollution awareness this May.  Consider signing Surfrider’s Rise Above Plastics pledge. Scientists estimate that by 2050 the weight of PLASTIC in the ocean will be equal to the weight of ALL THE FISH in the sea. But there is something YOU can...

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EAUC Declares a Climate Emergency

We, at EAUC, are today declaring a Climate Emergency We are calling for all post-16 education institutions and support bodies in the UK and Ireland to declare a Climate Emergency and to commit to the Committee on Climate Change’s recommendation to adopt as a minimum a 2050 net zero emissions...

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Education for Sustainable Development beyond 2019

Huge news! Perfect timing!  UNESCO has approved and published its new 10-year plan: “SDG 4 – Education 2030: Part II, Education for Sustainable Development beyond 2019”.  Full of insights, goals, learning competencies, and pathways, it offers guidance on best practices for...

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8th Americas RCE Meeting

We are pleased to inform you that the 8th Americas RCE Meeting will be organized in Burlington, Vermont, USA from 23 – 25 September 2019. This Meeting will be hosted by RCE Greater Burlington with the support of United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability...

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Green Empowerment Annual Report 2018

Green Empowerment has a rich history of making progress, despite conflict and achieving excellence, despite hardship. Last year was a challenging one for our organization, but we found a way to fulfill our commitments to communities and supporters like you, who fuel our efforts. We dedicate our...

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Meet 350PDX’s new ED

The long wait is finally over … 350PDX is very happy and excited to announce the hiring of Jessica Beckett as our new Executive Director!  Jessica Beckett is an organizer of people and a champion for justice. Born in Denver and raised on the glorious Hood Canal in Washington, her formative...

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We Are Still In!

The movement for regions and organizations to remain in the Paris Agreement has released their We Are Still In webinar! We appreciate your continued interest in the national and international climate landscapes of 2019, and were happy to share and discuss opportunities for institutional engagement...

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