Sustainability News

Sustainability News

Various news items dealing with different aspects of sustainability around the country and internationally, including developments in practices, policies, legislation, campaigns and science.

Also, look for sustainability news dealing with specific issues or places can be found on those pages.

Various news items dealing with different aspects of sustainability around the country and internationally, including developments in practices, policies, legislation, campaigns and science. Also, look for sustainability news dealing with specific issues or places can be found on those pages.

New report on "Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions"

The International Alliance of Research Universities issued a report, Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions, that presents an up-to-date overview of recent climate change research.

Van Jones joins CEQ

On May 9, Van Jones, founder of Green for All and author of The Green Collar Economy, joined the Obama Administration as Special Advisor for Green Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation at the

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UN SG on role of local authorities in fighting climate change

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon stressed the role of US state and local authorities in fighting climate change and pushing for a new international climate agreement, in a June 12 speech.

CitNet celebrates World Environment Day with new website launch

Today this June 5 we launch our new website in celebration honoring the roots of the sustainability movement.

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