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2016 William K. Reilly Award for Environmental Governance and Leadership

The 2016 Reilly Awards nomination process will be open from September 8-October 30, 2015. The awards honor individuals in environmental careers who demonstrate the qualities of leadership, innovation, engagement of diverse interests, effective problem solving and contributions to future generations of environmental leaders. 

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2015 Reilly Award Winners Announced

The Center for Environmental Policy is pleased to announce that Ben Grumbles, Maryland Secretary of Environment, and Fred Krupp, President of the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), will receive the 2015 William K. Reilly Environmental Leadership Awards. These awards, named in honor of one of the most respected leaders in U.S. environmental policy, were awarded at a ceremony held at American University on March 26, 2015. Read more »

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CEP News & Updates

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    CEP Tackles Effects of Climate Change on Children’s Health

    SPA's Center for Environmental Policy co-hosts conference at the Wilson Center offering policy solutions for parents as children confront the effects of climate change.
    May 13, 2015

  • 2015 William K. Reilly Scholars

    2015 William K. Reilly Scholars

    The Center for Environmental Policy congratulates Jennifer Hatch, SPA/MPA ’16, and Amy Purpura, SPA/MPP ’16 on being selected as the 2015 William K. Reilly Scholars.
    March 20, 2015

CEP In the Media

Jocelyn Johnston, associate professor of public administration and policy, and Daniel Fiorino, director of the Center for Environmental Policy, each spoke with the Pew Charitable Trust's "Stateline" for an article analyzing the progressive push being taken by American cities, even in states with primarily Republican leadership.

Dan Fiorino, director of the Center for Environmental Policy, was quoted in a front-page story from the Washington Post and appeared on AFP-TV on June 2 to discuss the EPA's proposal to cut carbon dioxide emissions 30% by 2030.

Partnership on Technology Innovation and the Environment

In June 2014, the Center hosted an expert workshop as part of a larger effort to scale up water technologies. Read the summary report »