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World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva to Speak at the 2017 ELI Environmental Achievement Award Dinner

September 13, 2017

Washington, D.C.: The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce that Kristalina Georgieva, Chief Executive Officer for the World Bank, will be speaking at this year’s Environmental...

ELI Releases “Legal Toolbox” to Help Maryland and Virginia Deploy Green Infrastructure Against Flooding, Water Quality Threats in a Changing Climate

August 22, 2017

Washington, DC: The current legal framework in Maryland and Virginia offers state and local officials opportunities to establish...

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...