Young Americans Believe Climate Change is Real – and Want to Do More to Stop It
April 20, 2021 10:45 ET | Student Conservation Association
Arlington, VA, April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eighty-six percent of young Americans believe the world’s climate is changing and 71% conclude human activities are the cause, but youth are...
Open Society Foundations Announce 2020 Puerto Rico Youth Fellows
January 13, 2021 16:53 ET | Open Society Foundations
San Juan, Jan. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Open Society Foundations are pleased to announce the 2020 recipients of the Puerto Rico Youth Fellowships, which support young Puerto Rican leaders...
STUDY: PLUNGE IN EMISSIONS DURING SHUTDOWN DEMONSTRATES POTENTIAL FOR HUGE ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH, AND ECONOMIC GAINS
December 21, 2020 14:41 ET | Abt Associates
Rockville, Md., Dec. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new study from Columbia University, Abt Associates, and ZevRoss Spatial Analysis finds that New York City’s two-month shutdown during...
Open Society Foundations Announce 2020 Soros Justice Fellows
December 18, 2020 12:08 ET | Open Society Foundations
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fighting to reduce lengthy sentences for youth. Building a network of Black HIV movement lawyers. Tackling structural racism through the power of dance....
Enviva and the Wood Pellet Industry Under Scrutiny in North Carolina
November 08, 2018 09:00 ET | Dogwood Alliance
Hamlet, North Carolina, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This evening, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality (DAQ) will hold a public hearing to take...
Accomplished Attorney and Innovative Advocate to Lead Nation’s Top Environmental Law Program at Vermont Law School
August 07, 2018 09:58 ET | Vermont Law School
SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt.—, Aug. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Accomplished attorney and environmental advocate Jennifer Rushlow will direct Vermont Law School’s Environmental Law Center, the touchstone of...
New Research Finds Wood Pellet Facilities Are 50% More Likely to be Located in Environmental Justice Designated Communities
April 18, 2018 13:59 ET | Dogwood Alliance
Asheville, NC, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new research paper, “Siting of Wood Pellet Production Facilities in Environmental Justice Communities in the Southeastern United States” has been...
Earthjustice, Vermont Law School Expand Focus on Community Environmental Justice Cases
April 17, 2018 09:20 ET | Vermont Law School
SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt.—, April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- —In a move to advance environmental justice advocacy, the pro bono Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law...