Humans of Climate Change: John Andrew Lajara, Tacloban, the Philippines

John Andrew Lajara, 50, stands outside his home (left) on the Tacloban waterfront. In the far background, the arm of a backhoe can be seen as it works on the construction of a new tidal embankment. This is the thirdĀ of four “Humans of Climate Change” stories from Tacloban, the Philippines. Tacloban was one of the … Continue reading Humans of Climate Change: John Andrew Lajara, Tacloban, the Philippines

End of the car age: how cities are outgrowing the automobile

http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/apr/28/end-of-the-car-age-how-cities-outgrew-the-automobile?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=dlvr.it Can you advocate for a car-free future? What’s the best way to green a city? http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/may/06/dangers-ecogentrification-best-way-make-city-greener?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=dlvr.it Continue reading End of the car age: how cities are outgrowing the automobile

Climate Story #2: Health and Environment Intertwine in Borneo

This post provided by Lauren Herbert, my dear mother, who spent the month of April working as a volunteer physician at ASRI in Borneo. Updated to reflect corrections about HIH and ASRI’s collaborative relationship and plans for the future. It is hard to make out the objects in this photo. Two children of the forest … Continue reading Climate Story #2: Health and Environment Intertwine in Borneo