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Standing up for a Stainable World. Edward Elgar Publishing, December 2020.

Standing up for a Sustainable World

A new anthology tells the stories of impact investors and entrepreneurs, climate litigants, frontline defenders, and environmental advocates and activists who have opened pathways to a more sustainable development path.
Protestors wearing COVID-19 face coverings march across the Brooklyn Bridge and hold signs that read "Justice for George Floyd" and "Love and Peace"

Increased 2020 Grantmaking Boosts Democratic Integrity, Sustainable Economy, Racial Justice

This year, the RBF committed nearly $9 million in additional funds to support 11 grantees, including both long-term partners and new organizations, coalitions, and initiatives.
Young protesters march carrying signs that say "Save Our Future"
Photo by Julian Meehan.

The Most Courageous Climate Action Isn't National, It's in the Streets

It’s time to support these young people as they wake up their elders. It may be the only thing that saves us. See you in the streets. I’ll be there, marching beside my daughter.
Four wind turbines on a grassy plain

(Image by American Public Power Association on Unsplash)

The RBF Approach to Carbon Offsets

The RBF tracks its annual electric and transportation energy use and counteracts the calculated total greenhouse gas emissions through carbon offsets.
Wind turbines off the coast of Denmark.
Photo courtesy of www.CGPGrey.com.

Rooting for Cities

Reflections on the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance Annual Meeting in Helsinki.

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