Collage featuring Geradine Barnuevo, General Motor's Environmental Sustainability Senior Manager

Every day that I come to work, I think about the small, incremental things that I’m working on, or my team is working on, that can leave a legacy when I’m no longer here.

Geraldine Barnuevo
United States
Meet the Best Friends Revolutionizing Recycling
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First Steps to Becoming a Climate Changemaker
Young leaders on how to take on the most pressing issue of our generation
How does nature-based education change the way we live?
And why our goal should be regeneration, not sustainability.
Social entrepreneurs respond to India’s deepening Covid crisis
Why decentralized approaches, long-term thinking and tough questions are key. 
The Teenagers Pushing for Radical Change in Portland’s Police System
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Building a Bangladesh free of child marriage
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What is a furniture company’s role in social change?
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Showing how biodiversity and sustainable food go hand-in-hand
Lessons from 100+ Social Innovation Challenges
Why we design competitions for community — and other insights from 15+ years of hosting Challenges.
Explaining Climate Change in 100+ Languages
How a 19-year-old mobilized thousands of volunteers to translate information for the public.