Across the Aisle: Coming Together on Clean Energy and Health Care

Social entrepreneurs Anne Kelly of Ceres and Rebecca Onie of Health Leads discuss how they’ve made unlikely allies in unlikely places, despite working on hot-button issues in a difficult political climate. By meeting people, practitioners, policymakers, and leaders where they are, Ceres and Health Leads have made considerable progress on two of the most urgent and universal issues of our time: climate and clean energy, and making meeting social needs a standard practice of health care.

Festival: 2017

Watch and Listen: Environment

Thirty-two million gallons of mercury are trapped under the immense ice sheets in the Arctic Circle. As the Earth warms... See more
Following Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria — not to mention the floods, wildfires, and storms that put 2017 on the... See more
As US special envoy for climate change in the Obama administration, Todd Stern helped cobble together a consensus among... See more
Population growth, shifting agricultural practices, and altered weather patterns are weighing on the food supply, a... See more
Last year, the US was besieged by catastrophic natural disasters that included three major hurricanes as well as... See more
For more than 130 years, the National Geographic Society has pushed the boundaries of science by engaging the average... See more

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