Monthly Archives: September 2010

Obsession with growth is asset stripping the planet

Obsession with economic growth and the greed of financial speculators are destroying efforts to conserve the world\’s diminishing resources. British and French speakers from radically different backgrounds, and with sharply contrasting styles, found themselves singing an unlikely political duet at the Lyon environment forum. Big business, they said, must be stopped from \”asset stripping\” a […] … learn more→

Careers series: How do I become a Grant Writer?

If you’re looking for a job that incorporates your love of writing and offers the chance to make a difference at a non-profit, grant writing could be the perfect fit. While your audience will be relatively small, the impact of your writing could be huge, bringing in much-needed funds for your employers. … learn more→

Global Volunteer Network

The Global Volunteer Network (GVN) offers volunteer service opportunities in community projects around the world. Our vision is to support the work of local community organizations in developing countries through the placement of international volunteer … learn more→