Takachar’svision is to dramatically increase the amount of biomass (crop and forest residues) economically converted into useful products. Our impacts include income and job creation in rural areas, as well as mitigation of CO2 emissions and air pollution associated with conventional open-air biomass residue burning. In places like California, improved vegetation management of non-merchantable residues may also mitigate the risks of catastrophic wildfires.
For over 20 years, Better World Group Advisors (BWG) has been behind some of the nation’s boldest clean transportation, climate policies, and environmental strategies. We work across all sectors to come up with bold, transformative strategies that address complex problems. Our clients—philanthropies, non-governmental organizations, and local and state government agencies – turn to us for our ability to craft and implement creative strategies, convene diverse stakeholders and build consensus towards equitable and sustainable outcomes.
Marin County is widely recognized as an award-winning leader in addressing the unprecedented challenges of sea-level rise, achieved through creativity, innovation, and extraordinary collaboration with science, educational, engineering and advocacy organizations. The Planner will join a dynamic team responsible for developing, updating, and implementing planning programs including but not limited to a Climate Adaptation and Resilience Strategy for West Marin, the Safety Element of the Countywide Plan, the Local Hazard Mitigation Plan, the Local Coastal Program and the Development Code.
The Center for Biological Diversity believes the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature — to the existence of a vast diversity of wild animals, plants, and people. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss impoverishes society, we work to secure a future for all species, great and small, hovering on the brink of extinction. We do so through science, law, activism, and creative media, with a focus on protecting the lands, waters, and climate that humans, other species, and all communities need to survive and thrive.
The Program Director (PD) will report to the Office of the Vice President for Research. The PD will facilitate and support the Planet Texas 2050 Research Grand Challenge leadership team in maintaining a program-wide vision and strategic direction; develop and maintain relationships and partnerships with groups inside and outside the university strategically positioning Planet Texas 2050 to meet its defined goals; support and drive thought leadership by facilitating the development of scholarly outputs, convenings, and communications and thoughtful assessment of outcomes and impact; coordin
Through our full-time Fellowship, we find people working on a plan to make the world better in a big way. Then we help them become impactful leaders by connecting them with the tools, resources, and communities they need to bring their ideas to life.
A comprehensive program to build and grow leadership skills and develop the strategies needed for ideas to thrive.
EcoRise inspires a new generation of leaders to design a sustainable future for all. Our school-based program empowers more than 300,000 youth each year to tackle real-world challenges in their schools and communities by teaching eco-literacy, design, and social innovation. If you are dynamic, self-driven, and ready to be part of something meaningful, we invite you to contribute your skills, ideas, and voice to our team.
As our Buildings Program Director, you will further the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) mission of reducing energy and carbon emissions through whole-building solutions that significantly improve the energy efficiency of existing buildings and new construction. You will help create a strategic vision for the Buildings program, establish priorities for the program, and oversee buildings research projects.
The Climate Program Office (CPO) focuses on developing a broader research and user community for climate products and services, provides NOAA a focal point for climate activities, leads NOAA climate education and outreach activities, and coordinates international climate activities.
The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Researcher, Community Development to join our Community Development (CD) team. Our vision in CD is for a healthy and inclusive economy in which all people can fully participate, and no one is left behind. Our team fosters strategic partnerships and conducts innovative research to advance the economic resilience and mobility of the communities we serve.
US EPA’s Office of Community Revitalization is actively recruiting for a new team member. Do you want
to help create more fair, just, and healthy neighborhoods that offer opportunity and address past
inequities? Are you interested in working across the federal family to promote policy changes and land
development practices that help communities mitigate and adapt to climate change, and advance
economic growth and prosperity for all? Do you have experience working with, in, and for
We are excited to announce the launch of the 2021 CEE-Change Fellowship Program, NAAEE's newest initiative to support leadership and innovation in civics and environmental education across North America. CEE stands for Civics and Environmental Education. NAAEE recognizes the value in bringing together environmental and civic engagement educators to learn from each other and collaborate to scale up our impact as we work to create a more equitable and sustainable future.
COMPASS seeks motivated candidates for the one-year, 3/4-time position of Regional Engagement Fellow to play an integral role in our Policy and Science Solutions program. This is a 3/4-time, exempt position at approximately 30 hours per week and based in the Pacific Northwest, preferably in Oregon. If additional funding is secured, this position may have the opportunity to transition to a full-time position.
PolicyLink is seeking a Director to lead to our growing portfolio work to advance transformative strategies for to advance water and climate equity. This includes ensuring that all people, including low income people and people of color, have safe and affordable water, benefit from climate resilient water management, have opportunities for training, employment, and contracting in the water and green infrastructure sector, and are empowered to shape water and climate policies that impact their lives.
Cascadia Consulting Group is a women-owned, private environmental consulting firm with 28 years of experience developing and implementing innovative solutions to today’s environmental challenges. Cascadia works with public and private-sector clients to advance sustainability through recycling and materials management, climate change mitigation and adaptation, energy efficiency, pollution prevention, transportation demand management, and water and natural resources management.
The Southeast Sustainability Directors Network (SSDN) is a collaborative community that develops solutions to the South’s unique sustainability challenges. SSDN’s membership includes sustainability and resilience staff from across the South, who build knowledge and learn from colleagues in other areas about best practices to meet their community’s needs.
California Strategic Growth Council Project seeks an interdisciplinary geospatial data scientist to work with PI and Co-PI's on the project - "Assessment of local development plans under climate change: collaborative evaluation of trade-offs between carbon emissions, water sustainability, and affordable housing for communities in California’s Central Coast." This will involve using modeling and stakeholder input to create 4-5 high resolution (50m) tradeoff scenarios between 1) water shortage vulnerability 2) preservation of agricultural lands, 3) preservation of critical habitats, 4) carbon
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA) is actively seeking a passionate Sustainability Science Director to deliver USFRA’s mission to connect farmers and ranchers to food and agriculture stakeholders to co-create sustainable food systems.
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA) is actively seeking a passionate Communications Director to lead our Food 360 platform. The Communications Director will be the voice for USFRA’s vision and mission. Directing communications activities across USFRA’s projects and grants by working closely with the USFSA leadership, team and constituents. The Communications Director oversees internal and external communications programs, manages the communications team and supporting the Board of Directors’ communications needs.
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA) is actively seeking a passionate Sustainability Director to deliver USFRA’s mission to connect farmers and ranchers to food and agriculture stakeholders to co-create sustainable food systems.