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Worldwatch Institute Overview

Washington, DC (US)
1 to 50 employees
1974
Non-profit Organisation
Social Services
$1 to $5 million (AUD) per year
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The Worldwatch Institute is an independent research organization based in Washington, D.C. that works on energy, resource, and environmental issues. Worldwatch develops innovative solutions to intractable global problems, emphasizing a blend of government leadership, private ... Read more

Mission: Through research and outreach that inspire action, the Worldwatch Institute works to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world that meets human needs.

Worldwatch Institute Reviews

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern in Washington, DC (US)
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern in Washington, DC (US)

    I worked at Worldwatch Institute as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    World renown name recognition, got to be a part of publishing WWI'S annual publication.

    Cons

    Not much responsibility given to an intern working remotely. When I asked to take on additional tasks outside of funding outreach, my supervisor was non-responsive.

    Advice to Management

    Clearly outline the goals/responsibilities of the internship for remote intern in the future.

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Worldwatch Institute Photos

Worldwatch Institute photo of: In honor of our Dutch intern, we celebrate King's Day in orange!
Worldwatch Institute photo of: Gaelle Gourmelon stands next to the soon-to-be extinct "fossil fuels" at the Paris COP21.
Worldwatch Institute photo of: Tom Prugh speaks at the Copenhagen launch of State of the World
Worldwatch Institute photo of: Worldwatch staff at UN RIO+20
Worldwatch Institute photo of: Mark Konold and Alexander Ochs present a sustainable energy roadmap to Omar Ramirez
Worldwatch Institute photo of: Robert Engelman in Kiunga
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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC (US)
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    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Worldwatch Institute (Washington, DC (US)) in April 2011.

    Interview

    The interview was really fun because I got to learn more from behind the scenes at an organization I really admire. I was from out of town so I had to do it over the phone. Unfortunately I didn't go further than the first phone screen since shortly after the first call I was accepted into a MA program that started early.

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Worldwatch Institute Awards & Accolades

  • Top 5 Most Influential Environmental Think Tank, Global Go To Think Tank Index, 2016

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