To The Next U.S. President: 100 Words for 100 Days

The Green Changemakers

president will face a nation in economic chaos, a people suffering from deepening political divisions, and a planet in desperate need of leadership on a whole host of extremely critical issues. The first hundred days of a new administration are the honeymoon, the period in which the president can present a new vision for the nation and begin to advance a new agenda. Barnstorming a world without borders, the President can begin America’s journey toward a bright green future.

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2010 Sustainability Seminar Series

The Green Changemakers

It appeared to offer a means to organize economic development in a way that would address the challenges of poverty and social exclusion while ensuring the health of the planet that sustains us, and a great deal of energy and enthusiasm has been invested in it.

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Qualitative Growth

The Green Changemakers

For example, President Obama''s $787 billion stimulus plan, including "cash for clunkers" to increase car sales, is designed to raise consumption levels in both the public and private sectors, while increased savings are also desirable to contain deficits.

Urban Solutions from Curitiba, Brazil

The Green Changemakers

Given Brazil's economic situation, Lerner had to think small, cheap and participatory - which was how he was thinking anyway. This overarching strategy informs all aspects of urban planning, including social, economic and environmental programs.