Corporate Sustainability Training: Practical Employee Education

Green Business Bureau

Sustainability education can support a company’s initiatives in two ways. While much of it tends to be self-study with generic content, some companies offer more tailored and interactive education. Some of these providers also offer certified continuing education.

Explore organic & regenerative farms on free tour

Greenability Magazine

Venture out to the Miami County Farm Tour to see a slice of farm life and explore an organic lavender farm and a regenerative farmstead. Sweet Streams Lavender Company grows organic lavender to create lavender products like soap, lotion, candles, bath salts and even a lavender brownie mix.

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Education Opportunity: Western Washington University new professional development offerings

CleanTech Alliance

Western Washington University’s professional development and Executive Education programs can provide you with the tools to stand out from the crowd. Their programs provide business professionals with the tools and knowledge necessary to advance their careers and position their organization for future growth. Are you looking for the edge to move your career forward?

NM Solar Group installs 9.32-kW array for outdoor education organization

Solar Power World

The money saved on utilities will fund scholarships that give kids access to outdoor education. Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions (CWG) recently powered up its new solar panel grid system at the Gulch Base Camp.

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Eat Local & Organic Expo goes virtual

Greenability Magazine

Shop local organic farms, attend free webinars with farmers, get the kids in an ultimate local-food cooking challenge and more at a virtual Eat Local & Organic Expo throughout April. Learn more and sign up for events at the Eat Local & Organic Expo.

Clean Energy Field Organizer

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Clean Energy Field Organizer | Iowa Environmental Council | Des Moines. The Iowa Environmental Council is a 501(c)3 nonprofit environmental law and policy organization that educates, advocates, and builds coalitions to make Iowa a better place to live, work and explore. SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY: The Clean Energy Field Organizer is a member of our grassroots energy campaign who will work collaboratively to grow support for local clean energy goals.

How To Turn Climate Education Into Action • 5/20/21

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

discussing how to educate yourself on climate change and how to turn that knowledge into action. Hear from environmental education industry expert, Katie Michel, Terra.do’s How to educate yourself on climate change and stay up to date on the latest stats and trends.

Electrify America Invests Over $1.6 Million in STEM Programs and Workforce Development to Drive Brand-Neutral Zero Emission Vehicle Education

LA CleanTech Incubator

Ultra-fast charging network funds Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) initiatives, workforce training with four grassroots organizations to support electric vehicle education in California, U.S.

From whether to how: Creating the sustainable organization of the future

AGreenLiving

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Tuberculosis Education in Malawi

Unsustainable

A handbook is being developed by the Ministry of Education in collaboration with their Health counterparts and is to be used by teachers in primary schools to impart knowledge to learners on the causes, prevention, and treatment of Tuberculosis. Results from the national TB prevalence survey, done in 2015, showed a prevalence rate of 1,014 cases out of 100,000 people, which is higher than the previous estimated prevalence of 373/100,000 by the World Health Organization (WHO).

A Global Education Crisis: The Lack of Access to Education in Developing Countries

Unsustainable

Universal Access to Education has been declared a Basic Human Right. Indeed, education is vital. There are no schools or other educational institutions, let alone universities. Now that I am more aware of educational conditions around the world, even more so.

“How early education in STEM helped shape my career”

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

New Energy Nexus is described as a catalytic nonprofit organization bringing together a global community of climate change accelerators and entrepreneurs. Through the years this organization has worked with universities, angel investors, government agencies, and incubators.

“How early education in STEM helped shape my career”

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

New Energy Nexus is described as a catalytic nonprofit organization bringing together a global community of climate change accelerators and entrepreneurs. Through the years this organization has worked with universities, angel investors, government agencies, and incubators.

Electrify America details plan to invest $200 million more in EVSE, ports and EV education

Charged

Electrify America has committed to invest $800 million in EVSE and education programs in California, in four cycles over 10 years. Brand-neutral education and awareness, including educational marketing, ride-and-drives, and direct-to-consumer messaging through social media.

Organizations urge US congress to enact legislation that will lead to 30 million solar homes

Renewable Energy World

Yesterday, a national coalition made up of more than 220 organizations launched the 30 Million Solar Homes campaign. Over the coming months, the campaign will seek to educate lawmakers and the Biden-Harris Administration about the benefits of distributed solar energy.

SW WA exerts EJ organizing muscle

Front And Centered

As the map shows, access to a quality education is a strong indicator of one’s access to a healthy environment” Task Force members spent time reviewing the work of the two subcommittees which cover mapping and community engagement. .

Vanderful: An African Adventure for Education

Unsustainable

The Vanderful team plans to bring education and adventure to West Africa, after it captured their hearts during time spent teaching and living in Namibia. It was here they recognised the west coast’s potential as a destination for surf tourism, thanks to the world-class waves and unspoilt natural beauty, whilst identifying opportunities for growth within communities hampered by outdated education systems and in some cases years of political unrest.

Geothermal-powered education center anchors Louisvilles new Waterfront Botanical Gardens

AGreenLiving

At the heart of the newly opened gardens is the 6,000-square-foot Graeser Family Education Center — also designed by Perkins + Will — that features an organic, sinuous form evocative of the nearby Ohio River.

Tell Kansas City how to fight climate change

Greenability Magazine

If your group or organization would like to request a presentation, host a listening session or share climate related community events and activities, email the K.C.

Learn how to build your own composter

Greenability Magazine

Compost Conservation Education Environmental impact Event Gardening Lawn & Garden Local and Organic Food Resilience Restorative Sustainability Zero WasteExplore a new way of composting and help build a Johnson-Su compost bioreactor at these free Hands-On Compost Workshops.

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International Event Organizers Announce New Partnership, New Solar Power Event in Africa

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Solar Power Africa will bring together leading solar businesses, utilities, non-profits, and policymakers for an exclusive two-day event—blending conference, technical education and trade show to further develop Africa’s solar energy market

Urban Beehive Project creates a buzz around honeybee education

AGreenLiving

Related: SCAD students fight food insecurity in Georgia with organic farming and beekeeping “Plan Bee” of the Urban Beehive Project is a three-tiered, 30-foot-by-15-foot amphitheater also built from a series of wooden 3-foot hexagonal blocks. See the rest here: Urban Beehive Project creates a buzz around honeybee education. Eco Green a-with-hammock aswa beehive energy environmental art environmental education maehongsorn mountainous nine yards studio pollinators

Better Ventures Invests in BookNook to Personalize Literacy Education

Better Ventures

BookNook is addressing the educational divide in our country by building a robust solution to improve literacy skills, a fundamental building block upon which all other learning is dependent. CEO Michael Lombardo has a strong track record in education - he grew his last organization, Reading Partners, to $30M in earned revenue. BookNook is using a monthly subscription model, and helps schools and organizations provide powerful in-person reading instruction.

Earth Day goes big & virtual again

Greenability Magazine

Events are listed below by sponsoring organizations. If your organization would like to include an event, please email details to Greenability Weekly using Submit an Event. Composting Food Waste & Trying To Stop It , Missouri Organic Recycling.

Reducing the Amount of Waste Your Business Produces

Green Living Guy

By educating your employees about the importance of green alternatives, you can begin to take the first steps towards reducing the amount of waste […].

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Get free tickets to One Earth Film Fest

Greenability Magazine

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The Brief: Boosting technical assistance, growing circular startups, education lending in India, alt-batteries, community COVID relief bonds

Impact Alpha

Capacity-development organizations, like Agora, which have sprung up over the last. The post The Brief: Boosting technical assistance, growing circular startups, education lending in India, alt-batteries, community COVID relief bonds appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Teens fight food deserts as Urban Chicken Whisperers

Greenability Magazine

Nearly a year later, the self-proclaimed Urban Chicken Whisperers have created public displays, educational videos and chicken coops made from recycled and repurposed materials. Animals Chickens Children COVID-19 Education Green Tip Local and Organic Food Resilience Restorative Sustainabilit

Tour the Beanstalk Children’s Garden

Greenability Magazine

All plants are grown organically, demonstrating what is possible to grow in the Kansas City soil and climate. Children Education Garden Tour Local and Organic Food Resilience Restorative Sustainability

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Promote your green events for free

Greenability Magazine

Events can be related to organic food, energy-efficiency, recycling, renewable energy, zero-waste, native plant gardening, nature, resilient living and many other environmental topics.

Reach a Greenability target audience

Greenability Magazine

If your company or organization has eco-friendly products, services or events to promote, you can reach Greenability’s targeted audience with your message in Greenability Weekly and on the Greenability website. Marketplace listings are free for non-profit organizations.

Join a virtual Climate Reality Leadership Training

Greenability Magazine

Do you want to learn more about climate change and become a leader in educating others? Climate Reality leaders are a diverse group of volunteers that give free presentations, work on climate issues, talk to legislators and organize events to educate others and work toward climate solutions.

Learn how to preserve summer’s bounty

Greenability Magazine

Agriculture Education Green Tip Health Local and Organic Food Resilience Restorative SustainabilityHave you always wanted to try canning your summer veggies, but needed to know how to begin? Here are two online and virtual options to get you started.

Try a new Carbon Footprint Eating challenge

Greenability Magazine

Organizers of the new Carbon Footprint Eating challenge are hoping that a Meatless Month for Mother Earth will offer so many personal health and global climate benefits that it becomes a new lifestyle for many. Could you skip eating meat for a month?

6 Ways to Eat Sustainably

Green Living Guy

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Bridging the Gap Between Environmentalism and Racial Justice

Green Living Guy

Some of the largest environmental organizations which receive a majority of funding are staffed predominantly white. Not only does this result in less funding for smaller grassroots organizations that are serving vulnerable populations, but less representation for those who are.

Asia’s largest organic rooftop farm can grow 20 tons of food annually

AGreenLiving

Organic urban agriculture, renewable energy and beautiful landscaping come together at the Thammasat University Rooftop Farm (TURF), Asia’s largest organic rooftop farm that spans 236,806 square feet. The cascading terraces not only help organize the different crop areas but are also engineered to absorb, filter and slow down rainwater runoff 20 times more effectively than conventional concrete rooftops.

Hear local experts discuss climate issues

Greenability Magazine

Civic leaders throughout the metro area are working on climate issues and have created free videos for the public on topics ranging from energy to food waste.

Explore pollinator habitats & more at garden tour

Greenability Magazine

Check out their organic products, high tunnel and herbalist and naturopath educational opportunities. Bees Birds Butterflies Education Garden Tour Gardening Lawn & Garden Native plants Nature Pollinators Resilience Restorative Sustainability Trees Water Wildlife

Forth: Policy Manager — Equitable Transportation Electrification

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Forth, April 14, 2020 DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES Policy Development, Coalition Building and Education (~50%). The Policy Manager assists the Senior Director in convening advocacy organizations across the U.S. The focus will be on building the capacity of organizations to develop equitable policy approaches for transportation electrification […]. to build an equitable, electric mobility community of practice.).

A community remembers an environmental leader

Greenability Magazine

He said it took longer to develop a climate policy, but in the process, the community was educated. At his core, he was a life-long learner, educator and collaborator with inexhaustible patience.”.

Join a virtual Climate Reality Leadership Training

Greenability Magazine

Do you want to be part of the global movement to fight the climate crisis, learn more about climate solutions and become a leader in educating others?