The Institute is working to create more diversified, green jobs in India's manufacturing sector. How can we scale efforts up for all of India?
"If funders are genuinely going to make a lasting impact in communities of colour, they must do more than simply look at the board and executive office makeup of the organisations they intend to support."
Rt. Rev. Eugene SuttonISC Board [...]
The article identifies the current issues around water usage and management across India while acknowledging the increased impetus by the Government to address some of the major concerns facing the sector.Romit Sen, Associate Director, Institute [...]
'SDG12 - Sustainable Consumption and Production’ warrants a radical re-look at our current way of life. While substantial progress has been made in improving efficiencies and shifting to cleaner approaches, for now, growth is still predicated on [...]
Community leaders in Arizona’s Maricopa County are facing a compounding public health challenge: how to provide relief to the summer’s anticipated heat waves while social distancing to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Temperatures in Maricopa [...]
This blog was coauthored by Larissa Lopez, Program Coordinator and Radiah Shabazz, Communications Officer.As the impacts of climate change intensify globally, across California, hundreds of communities are having their electricity cut off in [...]
“When the well is dry, we know the worth of water,” said Benjamin Franklin. As India faces one of the worst water crisis in recent times, and news of Chennai’s water shortage dominates headlines, the saying seems to be proving [...]
ISC's George Hamilton, Brent Habig and Steve Nicholas attended the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco September 12-14, 2018.The Summit was an invite-only event where governments, businesses, activists, and nonprofits could gather, [...]
After a year of unprecedented storms, floods, and wildfires, it’s now well established that the effects of climate change are upon us. In fact, IPCC last week released a dire warning – giving us just over a decade to completely transform our [...]
Amazon HQ Sphere by Joe WolfHow the winning community deals with the gains and pains holds lessons for any place hosting a booming industry.No matter where you turn for news, it's inescapable: the hullabaloo over "HQ2," the frenzied competition [...]
This blog is by ISC board vice-chair, LuAnn Bennett. LuAnn is president of the Bennett Group in Washington D.C.We all know that China is the world’s largest greenhouse gas emitter, but what’s easy to forget is why that’s the case: the country is [...]
In a Detroit neighborhood, families live with extreme flooding, molding and water shut-offs as part of their every day. More than 500 miles away, in one of Baltimore’s lowest-income communities, residents experience full weeks without power each [...]