Archive for August, 2010

Foundation staff news

The Foundation is pleased to welcome Beth Hunter to its program team. Beth comes to the Foundation from Greenpeace Canada and brings to the Foundation her considerable experience with various sustainability initiatives along with a background in research and writing.

She will be replacing Senior Program Officer Janice Astbury, who we wish the best of luck in her doctoral studies at Manchester University this coming fall.

Security and Opportunity in Turbulent Times

From Stephen Huddart’s latest OSBR column:

It’s Friday the 13th. Feeling lucky? Nervous? Let’s see… massive flooding in Pakistan, the warmest year in recorded history, rumours of a new superbug, the largest oil spill ever, a threatened double-dip recession, and who knows what’s next, other than it’s sure to be something. (more…)