Environmental Sustainability

October 30, 2020

LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND)

The LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) program assisted affordable housing developers and city planning staff to advance their environmental goals and create models of sustainable neighborhoods. […]
October 30, 2020

Green Affordable Housing

For the past 20 years Walker Wells, VP of Programs & Director of Green Urbanism Programs, has spear­headed Global Green’s groundbreaking work to demonstrate that it […]
October 8, 2020

Global Green and the Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations has set 17 Sustainable Development Goals, laying out a vision for the world by 2030. These global goals outline a shared development path […]
October 8, 2020

Green Star Awards

The Green Star Awards recognize outstanding individuals or organisations that have made remarkable efforts to prevent, prepare for, and respond to environmental emergencies – as well […]
September 30, 2020

Global Green Community & Climate Action Center (CCAC)

Global Green’s New Orleans staff completed the final tour of the Holy Cross Project’s LEED Platinum model home in 2017, bringing the total visitors to over […]
August 7, 2020

Fight for the Amazon

Rainforests are the oldest ecosystems on earth. Its plants and animals continue to evolve, developing into the most diverse and complex ecosystems on earth. Living in […]
August 4, 2020

Clean Equitable Energy

Bike Share for All: The Global Green Model Bike share is a shared system of public bicycles that allow people to rent a bike for a […]
July 16, 2020

Weapons Demilitarization and Toxic Waste Clean Up

WEAPONS DEMILITARIZATION The ESS Programme has been very active in multilateral efforts to have Syria join the Chemical Weapons Convention and to safely eliminate its chemical […]
July 14, 2020

Environmental Emergency Preparedness

The world has seen a dramatic increase in the frequency and magnitude of natural and manmade disasters, which severely affect lives, livelihoods and the environment. Disasters […]