This organization is a credible and world recognized panel assembled by the UN to assess global climate change. They publish several reports that inform and influence policy by providing scientific views on current climate change and the impacts of climate change on environmental, social, and economic futures.
A unique public private partnership that works to advance the state of the art in place-based education by facilitating collaborative efforts in research, program design, technical assistance, resource development and dissemination
This organization is one of the oldest organizations dedicated to the humane treatment of animals. They work to investigate and make arrests for crimes against animals, they research the conditions animals are exposed to, and do an amazing amount of educational outreach to teach nonviolent approaches to stopping the cruel treatment of animals.
Organization amplifying the voice of the LGBT community by empowering real people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively.
Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) (www.glsen.org)
Leading national educational organization focused on ensuring safe schools for all children.
Provides prevention support, training, and resources to assist organizations and individuals to develop suicide prevention programs, interventions and policies, and to advance the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.
An organization that offers research and connections for social and environmental justice, which has done much to challenge so-called “free trade” and develop the idea of “fair trade.”
IFG, International Forum on Globalization (www.ifg.org)
A North-South research and educational institution composed of leading activists, economists, scholars, and researchers providing analysis and critiques on the cultural, social, political, and environmental impacts of economic globalization.
Non-profit offering curriculum and professional development portfolio support to cultivate deep instructional change for social justice and sustainability in K-12 classrooms, after school programs, college courses, and adult educational settings.