News and Views from Croatan Institute
Croatan Institute is seeking highly motivated candidates for an analyst or associate position. This position will primarily support our food, farming, and forestry finance projects, with the potential for deeper integration into other areas where the Institute works.
Croatan Institute president and senior fellow Joshua Humphreys calls for democratic accountability for the President's incitement of insurrectionary violence on January 6, 2021.
We are pleased to announce that Athena Owirodu has joined Croatan Institute at the end of 2020 as our newest analyst.
Croatan Institute President and Senior Fellow Joshua Humphreys shares his end of year reflections.
On Monday, November 16th, Croatan Institute joined the US SIF Foundation in releasing its 2020 Report on US Sustainable and Impact Investing Trends. The Trends report has become the leading go-to resource on the state of sustainable investing in the United States. This year's report identified more than $17 trillion in sustainable investing assets at the beginning of 2020.
Senior Fellow Liz Umlas discusses the recent (virtual) annual conference of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, "Impacts on Animals in a Changing Climate" (Oct. 23-25), which joined animal welfare issues to themes of environmental, racial and economic justice.