W. Alton Jones Foundation

Sustainable World Program

1996 Sustainable World Grants related to
Environmental Law and Media

Environmental Law
Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide * Feb 1996 - $100,000
E-LAW U.S.
Eugene, OR
To network with and support environmental activists in Siberia, Amazonia and Indonesia.

Fundacion para la Defensa del Interes Publico * Feb 1996 - $50,000
Bogota, COLUMBIA
For legal efforts to enforce Columbia's environmental laws.

Media
American Communications Foundation * Nov 1996 - $173,000 over 2 years
Mill Valley, CA
To develop environmental material for use on radio in "The Osgood Files."

Good Wood Alliance * May 1996 - $40,000 over 2 years
Burlington, VT
To produce Understory, the journal of the Good Wood Alliance.

IPS - Inter Press Service * May 1996 - $110,000 over 2 years
Rome, ITALY
For reporting and analysis of issues affecting the global environment.

Liberty Tree Alliance * Nov 1996 - $100,000
A Project of Public Interest Projects
New York, NY
To develop an Internet Web site to engage college students in environmental issues.

Society of Environmental Journalists * May 1996 - $150,000 over 2 years
Philadelphia, PA
To improve the quality and visibility of responsible reporting on key environmental policy issues.

WAMC Public Radio * May 1996 - $150,000
Stockbridge, MA
To support the radio programs "The Environment Show" and "Talking Green."

Worldwatch Institute * Nov 1996 - $200,000 over 2 years
Washington, DC
To produce and distribute Vital Signs 1997 and Vital Signs 1998.

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