Joseph Bornstein
World Resources Institute

Joseph is an intern with WRI’s New Ventures project and He graduated with a B.A. in Philosophy from Whitman College; he is a 2007 Truman Scholar and a 2008 Watson Fellow. Joseph has co-founded Whitman Direct Action ( which is a student organization dedicated to helping marginalized communities through economically, socially and environmentally sustainable initiatives. Starting August first, Joseph will begin his Watson Fellowship by visiting and studying the strategies and philosophies of environmental justice organizations in Central America, Brazil, Ghana, and India. On a more personal note, he loves poetry, the outdoors, museums, Thai food, soccer, and taking walks.

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