Share your views on progress towards sustainable production and consumption

Mar 15 2010 - 11:30am

The International Coalition for Sustainable Production and Consumption (ICSPAC) is now receiving input from sustainability practiioners, advocates, researchers and...

US groups prepare for CSD-18

Nov 13 2009 - 11:52am

Washington, DC. A number of civil society representatives met in Washington today with members of the US government delegation to the upcoming...

Obama calls for common action at Copenhagen meeting

Obama in Copenhagen
Dec 18 2009 - 8:00pm

After weeks of struggle with Congress and various forces within the US to achieve an official US commitment on carbon emission targets and actions, President Obama delivered his...

President Obama to attend climate change talks in Copenhagen

Nov 25 2009 - 11:52am

President Obama will attend the climate change talks in Copenhagen in early December. The President will travel to Copenhagen on December 9, 2009 on his way to Oslo, where he will pick up his...

October 24 Day of Action on Climate Organized by

Oct 20 2009 - 9:35am

Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature, founded the group to generate public action around the world to demand that world leaders work towards a goal of 350 parts per...

President Obama sets sustainability goals for federal agencies

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Oct 6 2009 - 11:27am

Yesterday President Obama signed an executive order "to establish an integrated strategy towards sustainability in the Federal Government and to make reduction of greenhouse gas emissions a...

A 50-Year Farm Bill for Sustainable Agriculture?

Jan 13 2009 - 6:01am

As we all look ahead to the shape of things to come in the new Obama Administration, two familiar voices together call for a long-range approach to the challenge of food production and consumption...

US groups call on Obama to support Earth Summit in 2012

Sep 30 2009 - 10:27am

Twelve organizations, including CitNet, sent a letter to President Obama requesting enthusiastic support for the UN...

Priming the Economic Pump in 2009: A Users Manual

Apr 22 2009 - 4:34pm

Article/opinion piece in the New York Observer by Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief...

CitNet celebrates World Environment Day with new website launch

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Jun 3 2009 - 2:36pm

Today this June 5 we launch our new website in celebration honoring the roots of the sustainability movement. As you may or may not know, June 5 is...