EcoEquity 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94704 EcoEquity is a non-profit thinktank that brings together activists and scholars for the advancement of both economic…More justice and environmentally sustainability. It works both domestically and internationally and has greatly impacted the fight for climate change by finding solutions that protect the rights of the poor without damaging the earth.
International Rivers 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This non-profit is devoted to protecting rivers and providing the communities who depend on them with clean water and…More energy. Its expertise ranges from climate change to dams to water and energy policy. It fosters grassroots organizations in more than 60 countries, but specialize in Latin America, Asia and Africa.
Berkeley Geochronology Center 2455 Ridge Rd, Berkeley, CA94709 The modest goals of the Berkeley Geochronology Center include "establishing the history of the earth, its inhabitants…More and its interactions with the rest of the solar system." It facilitates collaborations between researchers around the world, examining the geologic record embedded in rocks and other earth materials. Along the way, they learn much about human evolution, climate change and the way the earth has changed over its history. See the website to learn about public events sponsored by the center or to see the latest news in geochronologic research.
Center for Investigative Reporting 2927 Newbury St, Berkeley, CA94703 The Center for Investigative Reporting is a nonprofit news organization dedicated to investigative journalism. It…More frequently works with other journalists, universities and public policy organizations to provide information to the public and make sure every news story is given proper attention. Past investigations have focused on topics like civil rights, murder cases, climate change, gun trafficking, government accountability and international affairs.