Laureate Blog Posts

Maritza Morales Casanova, a 2012 Young Laureate and environmentalist from the state of Yucatán, Mexico, is determined to raise awareness among young people, principally through developing Ceiba Pentandra, a major park dedicated to environmental education. When she was invited to participate in May 2015 Hawaii Volcanoes National Park BioBlitz and Biodiversity and Cultural Festival (held… Read more

Finding wisdom in India

February 6, 2015

I recently travelled to India from my conservation project in Paraguay, Para La Tierra, to meet environmentalists and fellow Rolex Award Laureates. It was an inspiring trip. Having visited India before for the 2012 Rolex Awards for Enterprise ceremony in New Delhi, I was excited to return in July this year [2014]. The difference between… Read more

On 18th September 2013 in New York City, distinguished pioneers and leaders in environmental conservation were recognized with the United Nations Environment Programme’s (UNEP) “Champions of the Earth” Award. Among the list of award-winners, were Janez Potocnik, European Commissioner for the Environment; Carlo Petrini, founder of the Slow Food movement; Izabella Teixeira, Brazil’s Environment Minister… Read more

David Schweidenback

Summer INGEAR is now on-line

June 20, 2012

Please take a moment to read our Summer 2012 Newsletter. Read more

Sierra Gorda Brings Social Impact to Carbon Sales: Social and Environmental Value Combine for Impact | SOCAP. by: Kevin Doyle of Good Capital A Mexican people’s movement in an arid rural area is about to come to market with some of the highest priced and heavily validated carbon and ecosystem services on the planet. Because… Read more