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(Washington, D.C.)—Many U.S. communities suffering from blight, divestment, brownfields, and extreme weather are…

(Washington, D.C.)—The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is delighted to announce that three new members have…

(Washington, D.C.)—The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $300,000 to the…

(Washington, D.C.):  A new book from agriculture policy experts Peter H. Lehner and Nathan A. Rosenberg,…

(Washington, D.C.)—Tribal citizens’ physical, mental, and spiritual wellness is tied to environmental health, food…

(Washington, D.C.): The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is delighted to announce the appointment of six new members to its Board of Directors:…

(Washington, D.C.):  While much of the climate…

(Washington, DC):  As world leaders gather in Glasgow, Scotland, this week and next for COP26—the United Nations’…

(Washington, D.C.): The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce that, following a nationwide search, Jordan Diamond will become the next president of ELI, beginning January 1,…