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Sustainable Coffee Challenge Releases 2019 Commitments Report Highlighting Transparency, Accountability Trends in the Coffee Sector

December 5, 2019
The Sustainable Coffee Challenge today released its 2019 Commitments Hub Report to highlight trends among the sustainability pledges and commitments made by its over 135 members as of June 2019.
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Conservation International Chief Scientist Johan Rockström Urges Final Agreement on Carbon Trading Guidelines at COP 25 to Save Time for Climate Action

December 2, 2019
Today Conservation International Chief Scientist Johan Rockström issued a direct plea for action as the world gathers in Madrid for UNFCCC COP 25.
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Conservation International Fellow Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim Wins 2019 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award

November 8, 2019
Conservation International Lui-Walton Fellow Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim was awarded the 2019 Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award today in recognition of her work to include indigenous people in the global fight to address the impacts of climate change.
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Nature-Based Development: Conservation Pays Off for Communities in Timor-Leste

October 22, 2019
Today, the communities of Atauro Island, a diver’s paradise located just off the coast of Timor-Leste, announced that they have unified the island’s twelve marine protected areas into a single network.
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Conservation International Marine Climate Change Expert Jennifer Howard to Testify Before Congressional Committee on Climate Crisis

October 22, 2019
Conservation International Director of Marine Climate Change Jennifer Howard will testify today before Congress at the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis at a hearing entitled: Solving the Climate Crisis: Natural Solutions to Cutting Pollution and Building Resilience.
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Conservation International Board Member Andy Karsner to Testify Before Congress Climate Crisis Committee on Urgent Need for Market Reforms and Redesign

October 22, 2019
Conservation International Board Member Andy Karsner — an expert strategist in technology, policy and finance — will testify before Congress today at the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis at a hearing entitled: Solving the Climate Crisis: Natural Solutions to Cutting Pollution and Building Resilience.
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Conservation International CEO Calls on Coffee Industry to Invest in Forest Restoration, Climate Resilience, Communities and Future of Coffee

October 11, 2019
Conservation International CEO Dr. M. Sanjayan today called on the coffee industry to support farmers by investing in forest restoration and coffee resilience.
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Conservation International, Sime Darby Plantation Enter Partnership for Sustainable Palm Oil

October 4, 2019
Conservation International and Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) today announced a partnership to help map a sustainable future for one of the world’s most important and debated commodities: palm oil.
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Sustainable Coffee Challenge Welcomes Twelve New Partners

October 2, 2019
The Sustainable Coffee Challenge today announced twelve new partners.
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Sustainable Coffee Challenge Announces Tree Donation Campaign to Support Coffee Farmers in Colombia, Honduras and Peru

September 26, 2019
The Sustainable Coffee Challenge today announced the Plant Trees Save Coffee donation campaign to benefit coffee farmers in honor of National and International Coffee Days.
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