Events & Activities

Sustainability Centres Collaborate for Greater Impact

By Erika Herz, Associate Director of Sustainability ProgramsSustainability Centers, Institutes and Initiatives (“centers”) are an important nexus between academia, corporations, government and NGOs working to solve sustainability challenges. Thus, center directors have a unique perspective on how to achieve impact, which is one reason why the Business and Environment…

By Lisa Stewart-
Events & Activities

The Power of Public-Private Partnerships

Many people think of public-private partnerships (or P3s) as a relatively recent invention. The fact is P3s have been around for a long time. In 1742 Benjamin Franklin founded the American Philosophical Association of Philadelphia which soon joined forces with the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to establish America’s…

By Lisa Stewart-