"Nearly every problem has been solved by someone, somewhere. The challenge of the 21st century is to find out what works and scale it up."Bill Clinton
Astrid J. Scholz announced today that she will be resigning from her role as president of Ecotrust to support the Resilience Exchange, a global initiative to accelerate the pace of social change.
Initiated by Scholz in 2011, the Resilience Exchange was formally established by a consortium of ten social change organizations in 2013 with the shared goal of addressing common challenges around the world. The consortium includes Ecotrust, Oxfam America, Mercy Corps, Forest Trends, The Rockefeller Foundation, Grameen Foundation, Island Institute, Context Partners, Development Alternatives, and Blue Solutions.