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Every McGovern-Dole dollar spent on food is a down payment on thriving democracies and trade.
Jul 11, 2023
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition lay out what conservation action they’d like President Biden to take.
Jun 8, 2023
Margaret Cooney, Angelo Villagomez, Ala Al Sadi, 2 More
Hai-Lam Phan, Toni Pandolfo
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition explain what “just conservation” means to them.
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition talk about the special places they are working to save.
The U.S. Pacific territories will be key to protecting the ocean.
May 25, 2023
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Ala Al Sadi, 2 More
Madalyn Reagan, Hai-Lam Phan
In this special edition episode, six national marine sanctuary advocates came together for a storytelling event hosted by the Center for American Progress and the National Ocean Protection Coalition at the fifth International Marine Protected Area Congress in Vancouver, Canada, to talk Indigenous-led conservation.
Apr 4, 2023
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Madalyn Reagan
Two years after the establishment of America’s first national conservation goal, it’s time to stop debating what “counts” and focus on action.
Jan 31, 2023
Drew McConville, Angelo Villagomez
In episode 3 of “Under the Pala Pala,” six Native speakers came together at the 2022 National Diversity in STEM Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to talk Indigenous-led conservation and how they bring their Native identity to the work that they do every day.
Nov 29, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Andrew Sonntag, 2 More
Toni Pandolfo, Hai-Lam Phan
The U.S. Pacific territories are vast—combined, their ocean areas are nearly twice the size of Alaska—and they are home to some of the world's largest marine protected areas. This region will be critical for achieving the Biden administration’s goals to combat climate change, protect 30 percent of lands and waters by 2030, and ensure access to nature for all Americans.
Nov 28, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Anuka Upadhye, Zainab Mirza
China’s Ministry of Public Security has expanded its global activities, increasingly threatening U.S. interests and influencing security sector governance around the world.
Oct 17, 2022
In this episode, Michael Khus from the Northern Chumash Tribal Council and Sol Kaho’ohalahala, chair of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, discuss Indigenous healing through the ocean.
Oct 7, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Zainab Mirza, 2 More
Toni Pandolfo, Andrew Sonntag
In this episode, Violet Sage Walker from the Northern Chumash Tribal Council and Rep. Sheila Babauta from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (D) discuss Indigenous women in ocean leadership.
Sep 28, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Zainab Mirza, 1 More
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