Thanks to the United Nations Children’s Fund, 6 million Afghan children, including 2 million girls, are now enrolled in school in Afghanistan—the largest number in the country’s history.
Leading world thinkers will gather for Human Forum of the Alliance for a New Humanity to discuss assessing the various forces now changing our world for the better in order to scale up and unite them in a symphony of transformation.
Eco-celebrity Brad Pitt is leading the charge to restore New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward the right way—with environmentally-sound, affordable, storm-safe housing.
New Resource Bank, in San Diego, is on a mission to meet the financial needs of green entrepreneurs and sustainable businesses.
World Bank notes that when a country educates its girls, its overall per capita income increases and its fertility rate drops.
While development overruns 2 million acres of open space, farms and forest a year, private land conservation jumped 54 percent, from 24 million to 37 million acres.