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Sweet Success for Beekeeping in the Himalayas

By Nima Sherpa Okhreni village lies in one of the biggest district of Nepal known as Sindhupalchok District. After meeting with villagers there, Aythos learned…

Welcome to PANGEA’s two newest members: DuPont and SACDEP-Kenya

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by, Friday, March 21st, 2014, Tags: , ,

PANGEA may have been quiet on the 1% FTP blog for a while, but that doesn’t mean we haven’t been busy! We have been working…


Growing Innovation and Celebrating the International Year of Family Farming

The Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) and Farm Hack have just launched a collaborative Kickstarter campaign for Growing Innovation, a project to create an open…

Climate Solutions for a Better Word: Connecting the Dots in California and Across the Globe

On Thursday, February 13th, over 100 business leaders, nonprofit executives and 1% for the Planet members convened at Citrix in Goleta, Ca. for Connect the…

Horny Toad Joins 1% for the Planet

WAITSFIELD, Vt., Nov. 21 – On November 19, 2013, Horny Toad announced that it has joined 1% for the Planet, the world’s largest environmental network. The lifestyle clothing…


Do dolphins have “fingerprints”?

For over three decades photo-identification is being used for the study of population size and trends of small cetacean species. Photo-identification is a method used…


Green Map Impacts, Expanded

“Green Map Impacts”, our book of locally written stories about the dynamic projects and their outcomes has been updated with new stories! Six new 2014…


Participate in a research project on dolphin populations in Greece; help us sustain this effort

Posted in Nonprofit Partners | by, Thursday, February 27th, 2014, Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dolphins have played an important role in Greek culture since ancient times: they have been celebrated in works of art, linked with the gods, and…

Preserving a national treasure: How fish oil is helping to save Canada’s grizzly bears

Posted in Member Businesses, News, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, February 10th, 2014, Tags: , , , , , ,

Canada’s wilderness is one of the last global safe havens for grizzly bears, which are extinct or at risk of disappearing worldwide. But humans are…

Impact Spotlight: Aspen Meadow Veterinary Specialists and Wildlands Restoration Volunteers

We caught up with the team at Aspen Meadow Veterinary Specialists to hear how their recovery from devastating flooding in Longmont and Boulder, CO was progressing….