- Info economy obscuring Earth's decline. // Natural Life;Jan/Feb2000, Issue 71, p26
Focuses on the `State of the World 2000' report by the Worldwatch Institute. Role of environmental trends in shaping the 21st century; Focus on the information economy as detracting from attention on environmental problems; Rising temperature as a key trend affecting the entire world.
- Sobering global health report. // National Catholic Reporter;03/03/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p28
Details the `State of the World' report by the Worldwatch Institute on the Earth's health status as it enters the year 2000. Biological impoverishment of the Earth; Status of local ecosystems; Global average temperature; Ways of stabilizing climate.
- 'UNNATURAL' DISASTERS Wrought by the Hand of Man. Zinkewicz, Phil // Insurance Advocate;12/08/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 46, p2
Presents information on the natural disasters which have happened in the 20th century, in reference to a study made by Janet Abramovitz of the Worldwatch Institute. Factors which led to the disasters; Losses from the disasters; Approaches to prevent and to deal with disasters.
- Droughts reign as deadliest weather disasters. // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/5/2012, p3
The article states that droughts are the deadliest weather-related natural disasters as of 2012, based on data compiled by Munich Reinsurance Co. and analyzed in the Vital Signs series Worldwatch Institute. Report author Petra LÃ¶w said many of the extreme weather events in 2011 was...
- Navigating the rough road from Rio. Knickerbocker, Brad // Christian Science Monitor;1/17/95, Vol. 87 Issue 35, p10
Describes the contents of the Worldwatch Institute's annual `State of the World' report. Environmental degradation; Decline of global fisheries; More.
- A ray of optimism. Miller, William H. // Industry Week/IW;02/21/2000, Vol. 249 Issue 4, p16
Reports on the `State of the World' environmental update of the Worldwatch Institute (WWI) in 2000. Change in public's attitudes toward cigarette smoking. INSET: Noted.
- A unique think tank. // Newsweek;4/28/86, Vol. 107 Issue 17, p70
Worldwatch Institute differs markedly from other think tanks. Most of its reports, for one thing, are actually readable, and they are now acquiring a growing worldwide audience.
- Friends of Worldwatch 1996. // World Watch;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p38
Presents a list of individuals who gave financial contributions to the Worldwatch Institute in 1996. Benefactors; Patrons; Sustainers; Sponsors; Associates.
- Governments Fail Challenge. // Humanist;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p36
Discusses the failure of the world leaders to comply with the goals agreed upon by more than on hundred participants of the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. Report of the researchers at the Worldwatch Institute; Eight nations that shape the global environment; Percentage of the world's...