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World Resources Institute

ORGANIZATION

Self-described as "an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people's lives."

As of May 2006: Chairman, James A. Harmon. Board members: Alice F. Emerson, William Ruckelshaus, Gay Barclay, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Jessica Catto, Leslie Dach, Josť Maria Figueres, David Gergen, Al Gore, Dennis Hayes, Aditi Kapoor, Jonathan Lash, Gretchen Long, Preston R. Miller Jr., Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Michael Polsky, C. K. Prahalad, Qian Yi, Peter H. Raven, Theodore Roosevelt IV, Josť Sarukhan, Scott M. Spangler, James Gustave Speth, Ralph Taylor, Lee M. Thomas, Todd S. Thomson, Diana H. Wall, Wren Wirth.

Official Website:
http://www.wri.org/

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Afsaneh M. Beschloss
Business
c. 1956   The Rock Creek Group
Robert O. Blake
Diplomat
7-Apr-1921   US Ambassador to Mali, 1971-73
Antony Burgmans
Business
13-Feb-1947   Chairman of Unilever, 1999-2007
David Gergen
Columnist
9-May-1942   Advisor to Nixon, Reagan, Bush, Clinton
Al Gore
Politician
31-Mar-1948   US Vice President under Clinton
Jessica Tuchman Mathews
Government
1946   Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Ronald L. Olson
Attorney
1941   Munger Tolles & Olson
James W. Owens
Business
c. 1946   CEO of Caterpillar, 2004-10
C. K. Prahalad
Educator
8-Aug-1941 16-Apr-2010 Management guru
Theodore Roosevelt IV
Business
27-Nov-1942   Lehman Brothers
William Ruckelshaus
Government
24-Jul-1932   Twice EPA administrator
Lee M. Thomas
Government
13-Jun-1944   CEO of Rayonier


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