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John Pendergrass, ELI Vice President for Publications and Programs, to Receive Distinguished Service Award at ANSI’s 2017 Leadership and Service Awards

August 3, 2017

Washington, DC:  John (Jay) Pendergrass, Vice President of Publications & Programs at the Environmental Law Institute (ELI), will be recognized at the American National Standards...

Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, to Receive ELI Environmental Achievement Award

July 24, 2017

Washington, D.C.: The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce that it will present its 2017 Environmental Achievement Award to Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations...

ELI & Partners Win "Gold" at Serious Play Awards

July 20, 2017

Washington, DC: The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce that “Cards Against Calamity,” created by...

Environmental Law Institute Welcomes Five New Board Members

July 6, 2017

(Washington, DC): The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is delighted to announce the appointment of   five new members to its Board of Directors:  Renee Cipriano; E. Lynn Grayson;...

Environmental Law Institute Welcomes J. Tom Boer and Jeffrey B. Gracer to its Leadership Council

June 29, 2017

(Washington, DC): The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is delighted to announce two new members to its Leadership Council: J. Tom Boer and Jeffrey B. Gracer. “ELI is so pleased to have these...