EnvironmentSustainable Development

Sustainable Development

Special to the Austin American Statesman.

Niyanta Spelman (MPAff '94) is executive director of Rainforest Partnership. Based in Austin, Rainforest Partnership started in December 2007 and currently works in Ecuador and Peru, working with rain forest communities in making a sustainable income that allows them to protect their forests.

Jurgen Schmandt
Professor Emeritus of Public Affairs