John Dernbach

John Dernbach

John Dernbach is a nationally and internationally recognized authority on sustainable development, climate change, and environmental law. He is also the founding director of the Environmental Law and Sustainability Center at Widener University Commonwealth Law School.


The US committed but struggling to meet the UN’s sustainable development goals

By: and - September 8, 2023

In a Zen parable, a man sees a horse and rider galloping by. The man asks the rider where he’s going, and the rider responds, “I don’t know. Ask the horse!” It is easy to feel out of control and helpless in the face of the many problems Americans are now experiencing – unaffordable health […]