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Thinking Globally and Acting Locally

In the Gold Country | Posted 03.25.2015 | Impact
In the Gold Country

We should all be immensely grateful for and supportive of the organizations who look after the women in the Sudanese refugee camps. At the same time, it can be too easy to overlook the fact that the person who needs your humanitarian heart may also be right under your nose.

101 Hopeful Food Facts

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 08.15.2014 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) proclaimed 2014 the International Year of Family Farming. There are 500 million smallholder farms worldwide and more than two billion people in the world depend on them for their livelihoods.

Holding it Close to the Mat

Janice Kamenir-Reznik | Posted 02.17.2013 | Impact
Janice Kamenir-Reznik

The part of our trip that was most important had nothing to do with words or translators or statistics or dollars; rather, what was important was that we sat on the mat listening, touching, and being present with the women.

Mitzvah Gifts -- Giving More Than a Wrapped Present

Laura Kumin | Posted 02.21.2012 | DC
Laura Kumin

In keeping with my obsession with all things food-related, I've compiled a list of nonprofits that do great work in some way related to food. I've named it my "mitzvah gift list."

Solar Power: 5 Ways To Use It For Less Than $500

Mother Nature Network | Chris Baskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Ah, the dilemma of solar power: so clean, so abundant -- and so expensive. W e've rounded up five ways you can start using solar energy today. Each ...

Bright Potential for Women's Empowerment

Isobel Coleman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Isobel Coleman

Several years ago, I became intrigued by the transformative potential of small-scale solar devices to improve life for the nearly 2 billion people who...

Green News Report - August 4, 2009 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

Now available on Apple iTunes! Subscribe for FREE here!... IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: The Democracy of Lobbyists; The forgeries of 'Clean Coal'... PLU...

Green News Report - April 14, 2009 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

In Today's Audio Report: Florida homes stink!; FDA under fire (again); McDonald's may reduce pesticides in fries; the cardboard box that could save the world; and Utah college student indicted for saving public lands from destruction.

Eggs In Ten Seconds In A Solar Cooker

Solar Cooking Extreme | Sami Grover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From our pick of favorite solar cookers for the home to our coverage of industrial-scale solar cooking, TreeHugger is certainly no stranger to using t...