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October 10, 2019

USAID Awards New Project to Prevent Ocean Plastic Pollution

On August 29th, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded a $48 million contract to reduce and prevent ocean plastic pollution around the world. Clean […]
October 7, 2019

Ocean Plastics Media Scan: September 2019

Fortune: Preventing Plastic Waste is a Global Crisis- and an Investment Opportunity Investors and companies around the world are beginning to see the global plastics pollution […]
September 17, 2019
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Monitoring and Evaluation for Climate Adaptation Initiatives: Lessons from the Philippines

This post was originally published on Climatelinks. Increasingly, cities are taking control of assessing local risks associated with climate change and implementing adaptation activities to build […]
September 12, 2019

Calling All Photographers for the Climatelinks 2019 Photo Contest

This contest was originally published on ClimateLinks. Do you have great photos of climate and development? Do you want to showcase your photos and promote your […]
August 22, 2019

USAID’s Resilient, Inclusive, & Sustainable Environments (RISE): A Challenge to Address Gender-Based Violence in the Environment

USAID’s Office of Gender Equality & Women’s Empowerment is thrilled to announce Resilient, Inclusive, & Sustainable Environments (RISE): A Challenge to Address Gender-Based Violence in the […]
June 25, 2019

Partnering to Reduce Ocean Plastics

The news and video were originally published on Voice of America. An estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic pour into the oceans every year, amounting […]
June 12, 2019

Water Currents: Peri-Urban Sanitation

A central goal of the U.S. Government Global Water Strategy is to facilitate sustainable access to safe drinking water and sanitation services, and promote the adoption […]
January 31, 2019

Ebook: 19 on 2019 – Predictions on Local Government from 19 Experts

From transportation services to fostering equity and inclusion in the workplace, local governments play a central role in day-to-day life across the globe. Reflecting on key […]
November 30, 2018

Stopping Plastic Pollution in Our Oceans

By Carrie Thompson, Deputy Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for Economic Growth, Education, and Environment (E3) The amount of plastic pollution flowing into the ocean is […]
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