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Earth Island Journal
Award-winning environmental reporting, commentary, and analysis
In This Issue
The energy industry is now firmly hitched to the national security state.
The New Greenspeak
The language of green managerialism is sucking the life out of the environmental movement.
Photos by Rachel Sussman.
Earth Island Updates
More than 60 projects working around the world to protect our environment.
Global Womren’s Water Initiative
As water bearers and family caretakers, women and girls are disproportionately affected by the lack of access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). Our newest project, Global Women’s Water Initiative (GWWI) is changing that.
Spearheaded by Echoing Green Fellow Gemma Bulos, GWWI trains women in East Africa to become WASH experts, trainers and social entrepreneurs, unleashing their leadership potential to build water technologies, generate income and solve some of their communities most pressing issues. Learn more about their astounding impact here.
Funds dynamic community based restoration programs in Southern California focused on protecting and enhancing wetlands and watersheds.