Srabani Roy


On Earth Day, Protecting Natural Resources Critical to Sustainable Development

April 20, 2011


Over 40 years ago, the effort to raise political and public awareness about mounting environmental issues in America took hold, and in 1970, the first Earth Day was held. Inspired by the anti-Vietnam War movement seizing the United States at that time, millions of Americans from coast-to-coast marched in the streets…


Climate Change and Water Sharing in South Asia: Conflict or Cooperation?

December 1, 2010


International climate negotiations began this week in Cancun, Mexico, with little fanfare or expectation of reaching a binding agreement on reducing rising global temperatures. The Cancun Summit builds on last year’s disappointing but massive Copenhagen climate talks in Denmark. Since then, governments have done little to follow through on their pl… Read more