2020 Virtual UN Summer Academy

As the UN marks its 75th anniversary this year, the world community faces a global health crisis with severe current and long-term economic and social impacts. Amidst the disruption and uncertainty, global dialogue and action is more critical than ever. In this context, the first virtual UN Summer...

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Business as a Force for Good

We continue to highlight cutting-edge sustainability work in our region, the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with lessons in environmental, economic, and social justice, plus conversations on how to create resilience in our communities. In this installment of our Sustainability...

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The Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings

THE Impact Rankings 2020: results announced THE Releases 2020 University Impact Rankings The Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings assess universities against the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. The 2020 ranking includes 766 universities from 85 nations/regions.  Universities in...

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Local Brews & Global Views

Green Empowerment is a nonprofit founded and based in Portland that helps rural communities around the world access renewable energy and clean water, often for the first time. Over the last twenty years, our team has empowered over 400,000 people in 9 different countries through community-driven...

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