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New Report Explores How to Rethink Cities of the Future

October 19, 2017 - 3:19pm

In 2009, the world hit a watershed moment. For the first time in human history, a majority of people were living not in rural areas, but in cities. Since then, the growth in cities has only accelerated, and the United Nations estimates that 66 percent of the world's population will live in urban areas by 2050.

Categories: Friends of GEO

How Post-Capitalist Entrepreneurs Are Creating an Inclusive Economy

October 18, 2017 - 12:08pm

Op-Ed: My first book, "Climate Capitalism," which I co-wrote with Hunter Lovins, demonstrated our belief that capitalism could be oriented to solve some of the world's biggest problems. Since that book was published in 2011, my thinking about the role of capitalism as we know it today has changed.

Categories: Friends of GEO

Will You Be Our 100th Donor?

October 17, 2017 - 11:24am

 We received the 99th donation to our crowdfunding campaign this week. What an amazing show of support. Thank you. Every single day we strive to bring you stories of people-powered solutions to key challenges in the world, ranging from the housing crisis and income inequality to environmental injustice and food insecurity.

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