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December 2021

A letter from the president

December 28, 2021

A new year is almost upon us. Though our team is spread out and working hard “remotely” from nearly every time zone on this beautiful planet, I’d like to pause for just a moment and thank each one of you, personally, wherever you are, for all you’ve done in 2021. The dedication and impact of […]

JDR3 Scholars Support Winrock-led Agriculture, Climate and Human Rights Projects Across Asia

December 10, 2021

For nearly two decades, the John D. Rockefeller III (JDR3) Scholars program has cultivated a cadre of exceptional young Asian scholars capable of conducting rigorous analytic research, using data and other evidence to help decisionmakers solve critical social and economic problems in their home countries. The issues they tackle range from helping rice farmers cope […]

Winrock and Cartwheel partnership will develop promising tech startups in Northwest Arkansas

December 9, 2021

A new business acceleration project funded by Walton Family Foundation creates a fast path from concept to commercial enterprise for software services firms with big potential December 9, 2021 ─ Winrock International and Cartwheel, an Arkansas-based startup studio, are collaborating on a $1.2 million project funded by the Walton Family Foundation to identify and validate […]

Errin Stanger Named Director of Winrock’s Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub

December 6, 2021

December 6, 2021 – North Little Rock, Ark. – Winrock International is excited to announce that Errin Stanger has been named director of Winrock’s Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub. Stanger has been an essential part of the Hub team since its founding in 2014. She has served in numerous roles at the Hub, most recently as […]

ICAO Expands Approval of art Credits for global aviation’s carbon market

December 3, 2021

ARLINGTON, Virginia, December 1, 2021 – The Secretariat of the Architecture for REDD+ Transactions (ART) welcomes the approval by the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to extend the eligibility of ART-issued TREES Credits for compliance under the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA). Initially approved to supply units generated between 2016 and […]