Policy Options for a Radical Recovery

Shortly after widespread lock-downs due to the COVID-19 pandemic took effect, many realized that communities and societies were going to come out the other side looking a lot different. While used frequently at the beginning of the lockdowns, the word “opportunity” was perhaps not the right choice as […]

For Coffee Farmers, Diversification Key to Sustainability

(Originally published on https://www.uvm.edu/cals/news/coffee-farmers-diversification-key-sustainability) UVM researchers partner with smallholder coffee farmers in Mexico and Nicaragua to improve livelihoods, reduce food insecurity, and strengthen the sustainability of the global coffee market. When walking into a meeting of the Agroecology and Livelihoods Collaborative (ALC), a research collaborative based at UVM, […]

E4A’s Kelly Hamshaw receives the UVM 2020 Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award

Congratulations to Kelly on being recognized for her excellence in teaching with  UVM’s Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award in the Senior Lecturer Category. Kelly inspires her students and she inspires us in the A2E community – we are very proud! Kelly is a PhD student in UVM’s Rubenstein […]