Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Business Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:53:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Why Palm Oil Isn’t the Enemy Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 oil palm fruit in MalaysiaIt’s where and how it’s grown that we need to change.]]> 2 Walmart’s Impact on Global Sustainability Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 farmer harvests eggplants, TanzaniaWhen Walmart takes an action, it can have a larger impact than many nations.]]> 4 ‘Big Data’ Is an Investment in Nature — and Human Well-being Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 setting up camera trap in Udzungwa National Park, TanzaniaA new partnership will revolutionize the way we monitor, report and understand the health of ecosystems.]]> 4 How Shell, Chevron and Coke Tackle the Energy-Water-Food Nexus Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000 rice crop in TanzaniaIn the next 15-20 years, the world will need 30% more water, 45% more energy and 50% more food.]]> 0 American Renewable Energy Company Aids Green Growth in West Java Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Indonesian man and water pipeViridian wanted its staff to see firsthand how power and fresh water provision can transform communities.]]> 0 Reducing Global Plastic Use Is Key to Fight Ocean Pollution Tue, 16 Jul 2013 14:00:00 +0000 plastic pollution in HaitiWe can't clean up the oceans until we reduce demand for the materials that pollute them. ]]> 9 Pursuing Responsible Mining in Liberia Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:00:05 +0000 Nimba County Community College, in Sanniquellie.Liberia's mineral wealth may hold the key to the country's future development — but is it sustainable?]]> 3 World Oceans Day Means Business Fri, 07 Jun 2013 14:00:00 +0000 school of fish, Costa RicaOur oceans are the world's single largest economic asset.]]> 0 Can Consumer Goods Companies Achieve Zero Deforestation by 2020? Wed, 01 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 boy carrying oil palm in LiberiaLinking deforestation and agricultural sourcing is an important first step.]]> 4 Leading Companies Take Steps to Better Value Nature Thu, 28 Feb 2013 15:00:00 +0000 butterfly in the PhilippinesA recent GreenBiz event highlighted progress in the realm of sustainable business.]]> 4