Effective Models for Sustainable Growth

Title: Effective Models for Sustainable Growth
Date: 2011-04-06
Speaker: Jennifer Morris (Conservation International)
Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
 
If you can’t see it it is very difficult to explain it.
To achieve scale (they) have to address policy issues.
It is important to quantify ecosystem services.
80-85% of drugs originate from a natural plant.
The annual emissions from deforestation is more than two times the emissions from cars, trucks, and planes combined.
Entrepreneurship in the environmental world is absolutely crucial.
Even in you’re in a large organization you can be an entrepreneur.
Short-term grants lead to short-term success.