Taking sustainable agriculture to scale

Cool Farm Tool wins awards for taking sustainable agriculture to scale
Winner of the hotly-contested ‘Practice with Science’ Award and used by major agri-food businesses, the Cool Farm Tool establishes new legal footing with the Cool Farm Alliance CIC to further scale sustainable agriculture.
January 20 – Winning the Oxford Farming Conference/Royal Agricultural Society of England Practice with Science award in the […]

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Spotlight on one of our Founders

Axiom News recently posted a story of a powerful gift Academy Founding Member, Charles Holmes, brings to the world
What Listening Creates Such Connection?
When listening deeply into the words of another person, intention and action can roll seamlessly into one. 

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Roca Chosen to Lead

Roca Chosen to Lead a First-in-the-Nation
 ‘Pay for Success’ Effort in Massachusetts
Gov. Patrick, State Leaders Hailed for Innovative Effort to Deliver Meaningful Outcomes
August 1, 2012
Chelsea, MA – August 1, 2012 – Roca has been selected to help lead the nation’s first ever ‘pay for success’ effort, named by Governor Deval Patrick today as an initial successful bidder for two Social […]

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La Paz Documentary

In 1978, the clam population in La Paz, Mexico was devastated by hurricane Liza and over-fishing. NOS, together with key partners, worked with the community to restore the clams and revive the fishing economy. We wish to share the story through a documentary to inspire and educate other coastal communities tackling large-scale systemic and transformative efforts around the world.
 

 

La Paz […]

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Green Biz – Meet the Father-Daughter Green Team

Reposted from Green Biz
By Ellen Weinreb
Published February 19, 2014

Last year I shared a story of sustainability sisters Annie and Amy Longsworth. Today, I’d like you to meet father-daughter duo Hal Hamilton and Margaret Henry. Hal is the founder and co-director of Sustainable Food Lab. Margaret is the director of sustainability and corporate social responsibility at Sodexo.

http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2014/02/19/meet-father-daughter-green-team […]

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Women and Sustainability in Politics: Embrace Crisis and Reframe Shame

Reposted from Triple Pundit

By Laura Tu

 

The Women’s Network for a Sustainable Future recently hosted a powerful discussion on women and sustainability in politics. Moderated by Darcy Winslow, Managing Partner at Academy for Systemic Change, the panel included Cylvia Hayes, Oregon’s First Lady and Kendall Clawson, Oregon’s Director of Executive Appointments. Two important themes developed during the conversation that should be fueling further and broader discussion in […]

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