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Environmental Performance Index

5 Things UN Negotiators Should Do to Ensure the SDGs Are Measurable

Angel Hsu | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

What can be done to ensure that countries can both measure and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular, those that apply to environmental sustainability?

Who's in Your Country's 'Social Network'?

Angel Hsu | Posted 11.15.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

Leaders from around the world will gather at the United Nations this month to tackle some of our most complex challenges - from climate change, to sustainable development, to the future of cities.

New Air Quality Index May Help India's Cities Breathe Easier

Angel Hsu | Posted 10.20.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

India was dealt a blow in May when a World Health Organization (WHO) study assessing air pollution in cities ranked New Delhi below Beijing. The study said that New Delhi has "the world's worst air quality."

The 2014 Environmental Performance Index - Who's on Top and Bottom

Angel Hsu | Posted 04.20.2014 | Green
Angel Hsu

The 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 178 countries on how well they perform on high-priority environmental issues in two broad policy areas: protection of human health from environmental harm and protection of ecosystems.

Does the Environment Need Big Data?

Angel Hsu | Posted 09.08.2013 | Green
Angel Hsu

Forests don't tweet, and whales don't shop on Amazon. So what does Big Data mean for the environment and sustainability?

What Jeremy Lin and US-China Cooperation on Climate Change Don't (Yet) Have in Common

Angel Hsu | Posted 04.25.2012 | Green
Angel Hsu

If China and the U.S. aim to bring their own version of "Linsanity" to climate and energy policy under new leadership, then both countries must pursue active and open dialogue and seek middle ground in the current race of self-interest.

Taking a Haircut for Our Grandchildren

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

Rich or poor, from the most advanced to the most primal, all citizens of the world and their governments must make lifestyle changes to clean up the planet.

Switzerland- voted #1 Green Country in the World

Stefanie Michaels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stefanie Michaels

Hello fellow "Greenies"- I'm Stefanie Michaels. I am also known as Adventure Girl from Adventure Girl.com. I am excited to be a part of Huffington Pos...