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EDF Climate Corps

EDF Climate Corps is cultivating the next generation of sustainability professionals united to advance climate solutions. The first-of-its-kind fellowship program brings together an arsenal of top talent, resources and expertise in a variety of subject matters and industries to help organizations meet their climate and energy goals. Following their summer experience, which serves as a launching point to their careers, fellows gain access to an alumni network that facilitates lifelong learning and professional connections that empowers them to create impact at scales they couldn’t alone.

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What Presidential Hopefuls Can Learn From the Original “Climate Corps”
The 2020 presidential candidates are starting to introduce an array of proposals to fight climate change. Included in the mix are multiple calls for creating a “Climate Corps” – a national service initiative designed to engage America’s youth to advance climate solutions. I’m excited by the increased attention on climate change and about the debate on how best to involve the next...
Jul 15, 2019 10:15 AM ET
Meet the Young Minds Solving the Climate Crisis
As a Cruise Director for an expedition travel company in the Arctic and Antarctic, Meghan Kelly often found herself in conversations with locals about the receding coastline. She heard how decreasing sea ice is diminishing traditional hunting grounds, along with the passages between one community and the next in the Arctic. For the families who have been there for generations, surviving means...
Jun 12, 2019 3:25 PM ET
Their Vote and Their Jobs: Millennials’ New Tools for Climate Advocacy
A new poll by CNN shows that climate change now ranks as the very top issue among Democratic voters – beating out historically popular issues like healthcare. Engaging in climate advocacy is growing globally. And what I find to be especially interesting is the innovative approaches that...
May 3, 2019 12:35 PM ET
Super Bowl ad Shows Anheuser-Busch InBev's Global Leadership on Renewable Energy
While Tom Brady was chasing his 6th Super Bowl Victory, something big happened during the game. Budweiser aired an ad celebrating the link between business and sustainability – a message that reached at least an average of 100 million viewers. The 45 second video combined Budweiser’s brand icons, Dalmatians and Clydesdales, with Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ in the Wind”, to tout the company’s...
Feb 4, 2019 9:05 AM ET
Hershey Aims to Cut the Carbon Footprint of its Chocolate with New Science-Based Target Commitment
One of the world’s top chocolate companies shared new plans for reducing its impact on the planet – including committing to set Science-Based Targets. But what sets Hershey apart from its peers is not this commitment. It’s the journey behind how it got here. Leading up to today’s announcement, a lot happened behind the scenes - data was collected, numbers were crunched and methodologies...
Jan 24, 2019 10:55 AM ET