Tellus Institute

Founding Year: 1976

Staff: 24


 Paul Raskin (President)

Is an American “interdisciplinary not-for-profit research and policy organization” working to tackle environmental, economic, and social issues from a fresh scientific perspective by “fashioning strategies, policies, and decision-support tools.” It strives to attain a global sustainable lifestyle by working on coming up with “ways of producing, consuming, and living that balance the rights of people today, future generations, and the wider community of life.”

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Tellus Institute contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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