Tuesday 21, 06 2011
A partnership between two environmental NGO’s Earthwatch and Earth Trust is conducting research with the help of volunteers to discover how ash trees (Fraxinus excelsior L.)are reacting to changing weather conditions, and how this will affect long-term growth and performance.
Thursday 09, 06 2011
Earthwatch’s Gary Pass will speak on employee engagement, focusing on Earthwatch’s partnership with HSBC, at the Ashridge International Research Conference on Saturday 11 June to be held at the Ashridge Business School campus in Hertfordshire, to the north of London.
Wednesday 25, 05 2011
Shell and Earthwatch have been working together for over 10 years, through the Shell Project Better World programme, an internal, volunteer-led initiative that educates and involves Shell staff in environmental projects and issues. We hear from Abhijeet Kulkarni, a reservoir engineer working for Shell in Copenhagen, and volunteer on Earthwatch’s ‘Climate change at the Arctic’s edge’ research expedition through Project Better World.
Tuesday 24, 05 2011
Earthwatch is set to receive a group of HSBC employees from Asia, the Middle East and North Africa at its Regional Climate Centre in Wytham Woods, near Oxford. The twelve volunteers will arrive on Sunday 29 May for seven days of hands-on scientific field research into the effects of climate change on temperate forests.
Friday 20, 05 2011
Earthwatch joined HSBC in London in April for an event to announce the five winners of the Global Climate Champion Awards.
Wednesday 20, 04 2011
The British American Tobacco Biodiversity Partnership (BATBP) has been renewed for a further five years, it was announced in March. The renewal is marked by the launch of a new website and progress report.
Wednesday 20, 04 2011
From the 24th-29th of April, eleven senior members from Tata Group companies are participating in a pilot Climate Change Leadership Programme in the Western Ghats, India.
Monday 11, 04 2011
Earthwatch is pleased to launch its new film, which documents and celebrates 20 years of the environmental organisation’s partnership with international mining group Rio Tinto.
Wednesday 30, 03 2011
Earthwatch will be contributing a case study to the 10th Annual Colloquium of EABIS – the Academy of Business in Society. The conference will be hosted by INSEAD Business School on 26-28 October, 2011 in Fontainebleau, France.
Tuesday 08, 03 2011
Earthwatch's Eve Carpenter to speak at summit that seeks to examine the arguments for sustainable business.
Tuesday 08, 02 2011
HSBC has published the 2010 Annual Review of the HSBC Climate Partnership, a pioneering programme creating long-term environmental and commercial value.
Friday 04, 02 2011
New research sheds light on the public's understanding of forests.