This weekend, Jean-Michel Cousteau (Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ocean Futures Society) was elected to succeed Mikhail Gorbachev at the helm of Green Cross International. Jean-Michel Cousteau, son of Jacques-Yves Cousteau, has continued the family tradition and been recognized globally as a leading advocate for ocean and environmental protection. In May 2016, his lifetime achievements and exemplary public service in ocean conservation were honored with the highest French civilian order of distinction, the Chevalier de la Légion D’Honneur, Knight of the Legion of Honour.
We are happy to report that President Mikhail Gorbachev will continue to support Green Cross International as its Founding President and board member. ... See MoreSee Less
"We have to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions more than 80% compared to 2005. If we tried a little harder, we could probably do even better and achieve a net-zero-carbon energy economy by then. The question is not where we need to go; it’s how we will get there from here." Read the latest from #Climate Policy Expert Bill Becker: ow.ly/RU4n305pnyu... See MoreSee Less