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Development: Mobilize citizens to track sustainability

Check out our policy commentary, “Development: Mobilize citizens to track sustainability” on Nature.com and in the April 3 print edition of Nature, vol. 508. Also, check out the amazing infographic Anne Householder created to accompany the piece.

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China’s performance on the 2014 Environmental Performance Index – What are the key takeaways?

This piece was co-written with William Miao. It originally appeared on ChinaFAQs. Amidst headlines detailing off-the-charts air pollution in Beijing, it may come as a surprise that China’s latest environmental scorecard does boast bright spots. The 2014 Yale Environmental Performance Index (EPI) – a biennial global ranking of how well countries perform on a range […]

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Do perceptions of environment match reality? Environmental Performance according to Google Autocomplete

This blog was originally posted on The Metric. It was co-written with Amy Weinfurter, MEM’15 at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Which countries have the reputation for being the most ‘environmentally-friendly,’ and does the perception match the reality? Two recent articles in Foreign Policy (“A map of China by stereotype”, March 4) […]

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The 2014 Environmental Performance Index – Who’s on Top and Bottom?

This post originally appeared on Huffington Post. It was co-written and compiled by researchers Omar Malik, Laura Johnson, Avi Allison, Kelly Coplin, Nora Hawkins, Susanne Stahl and Sarah Guy at the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy. The 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 178 countries on how well they perform on high-priority environmental issues in two broad […]

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Podcast introducing the 2014 Environmental Performance Index

Here’s a podcast of me and Jason Daniel Schwartz talking about the 2014 Environmental Performance Index.

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Video introduction to the 2014 Environmental Performance Index

Here’s a video I recorded with the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies to introduce some of the key findings of the 2014 Environmental Performance Index.

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Launch of the 2014 Environmental Performance Index

On January 25 at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, I had the pleasure of launching the 2014 Environmental Performance Index on behalf of my colleagues at the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy and the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) at Columbia University. The Environmental Performance Index is a biennial ranking of how well countries […]

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