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Creating Ethical Supply Chains through the Accountability Framework
The Nature Conservancy

The Accountability Framework’s principles and guidance provide a clear and practical roadmap to implementing ethical supply chains. The Framework complements and helps to align existing definitions, standards, and monitoring tools so that companies can follow a single harmonized approach to manage and report their progress….

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Lead, Impact, Network and Change with United Way
United Way

United Way LINC (Lead.Impact.Network.Change.), the affinity group serving Millennials and Gen Z supporters, has set a goal of educating one million young people about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, including those related to poverty, environmental degradation, prosperity, and peace and justice. Learn More

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The Mission Behind the Music
Global Citizen

The Global Citizen Festival in New York City, which aims to eradicate extreme poverty through advocacy and activism, is back for it’s eighth year. Admission to the festival is free; fans can earn their tickets by completing various community service acts, via the Global Citizen…

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TECHSTARS 2019 KICKS OFF WITH THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
The Nature Conservancy

The 2019 Techstars Sustainability Accelerator in Partnership with The Nature Conservancy has kicked off with ten tech companies arriving in Denver for the second year of the first-of-its-kind program. The accelerator provides mentorship, investment, and resources to help entrepreneurs rapidly scale-up technology that is solving…

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New tool has the potential to unlock conservation solutions
The Nature Conservancy

The first regional-scale data has been released from the Operational Tillage Information System (OpTIS), a new tool that has the potential to unlock conservation solutions for a variety of food and agricultural supply chain stakeholders. These data document the level of adoption of soil health…

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Testing Out Home-Delivery Sustainable Household Goods
Global Citizen

A new zero-waste e-commerce platform called Loop started testing in New York City and Paris in May, so many residents in those cities no longer have to worry about stacking up empty detergent containers and shampoo bottles in the recycling bin. Learn More

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The Nature Conservancy Acquires 253,000 Acres of Working Forest Land
The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) today announced that the TNC-managed Cumberland Forest Project has acquired 253,000 acres of working forest land in the Central Appalachian coalfields of Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia. The project represents one of the largest and most innovative land conservation and ecological restoration…

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