WEC has awarded approximately $500,000 to each of the four winners of its
Pathways Innovation Challenge project: Lutheran World Relief, Núcleo
Biotecnología Curauma, ICAM GROUP, and Vista Volcanes. These
organizations are accelerating business development and promoting
sustainable economic growth in Latin America.
The U.S. Department of State has funded WEC and its partners, Le Groupe-conseil baastel ltée (Baastel), Context Partners, and EarthShift,
through a grant to select and bring to scale the winning, local
solutions identified through the Pathways Innovation Challenge. For more information on this exciting initiative, please see the press release.
The World Environment Center (WEC) is pleased to announce the release of its 2014 Annual Review.
We invite you to learn more about our exciting
initiatives and successes of the past year, notably the award of a $4.05
million State Department grant and our latest thought leadership events. Enjoy!
WEC is delighted to announce that its 31st Annual Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development will be awarded to SC Johnson. The company is being recognized for its comprehensive focus on sustainability and transparency initiatives, capped off by its rigorous Greenlist™ process to improve product ingredients. SC Johnson will accept the Gold Medal Award on Thursday, May 14, 2015, during the Gold Medal Presentation Ceremony in Washington, D.C. For details on the Gold Medal's history and on the Greenlist™ initiative, please see the full press release.