Tag Archives: advocacy

Rio+20 and Green Economics

The DC team were in Rio. Here’s Jim Shultz on the ‘green economics’ debate.

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Getting Action: Talking About My Generation

Chloe and fellow activists from the 'No Idling' campaign

20 year-old Chloe Maxmin shares her thoughts from a life already deeply engaged in environmental activism.

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May 2012: Climate Change and Captain Underpants

Third grade ends this week. While I will be grateful for a three-month respite from making my daughter late to school most every day, there are many things about the school year I will surely miss.

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Getting Action: Crowdsourcing to the rescue! Looking for the Charles Lindbergh of sustainable development

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The UNDP is challenging the world to find ways to develop sustainably. Can you help??

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Getting Action: Citizens to Governments – Show me the Money!

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GA reposts Michael Lipsky of Demos on fiscal transparency and the open budget movement.

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Getting Action: Welcome to 2012

We wish all our friends and readers a very happy New Year. Read about what the Democracy Center has planned for 2012…

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Getting Action: The Art of Advocacy

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What does it take to change the world? The winds may be shifting but how can we harvest them, asks Jim Shultz.

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Getting Action: From Wall St to…Where?

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#OWS: What does it take to harness the winds of change? We needn’t simply let the final results rest with fate…

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Getting Action: The Democracy Center’s New Advocacy Blog!

Welcome to the new blog space and discussion forum. Join in!

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