Here are five stories about how we can prepare for the present and the future, and what individuals, businesses, nonprofits and governments are doing to protect our natural environment.
Hawaii as we know it is threatened by climate change, beach erosion, marine debris, and many other threats. Here are five stories about how we can prepare for the present and the future, and what individuals, businesses, nonprofits and governments are doing to protect our natural environment.
Like three previous ones CHANGE Reports and two more to come, this report on Hawaii’s natural environment focuses on important problems and possible solutions. It does not cover all the major environmental challenges.
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The six CHANGE gears of Hawaii Business Magazine are based on a framework created by the Hawaii Community Foundation and adopted by the Hawaii CHANGE Initiative. “The CHANGE framework recognizes the interconnected nature of community issues and focuses on six core areas that constitute the overall well-being of these islands and people,” said HCF.
“By looking at critical community indicators by sector, we can identify gaps where aid is specifically needed and opportunities where aid will do the most good. “
All content for previously published reports can be found at hawaiibusiness.com.
Disclosure: Business in Hawaii got the support of the aio Foundation, HCF and other organizations, and the contribution of many people, but no one outside the Business in Hawaii the editorial team had no control over the content of these reports. —Steve Petranik