I founded EarthEcho International in 2004 because I believe that youth are the hope for our planet and that a strong and effective environmental movement must be built through the next generation. I am proud to say that EarthEcho has become the leading youth education organization dedicated to inspiring youth to act now for a sustainable future. It was founded in honor of my father Philippe Cousteau Sr.
GLOBAL ECHO FOUNDATION
I founded the GlobalEcho Foundation with one simple goal. To leverage Wall Street to do good. The Global Echo Foundation is the sister organization of the GlobalEcho Exchange Traded Fund (NYSE: GIVE) which I founded in partnership with Advisorshares investments. The Fund is the first multi-manager ETF with an absolute return and sustainable investment mandate. It is listed on the New York Stock exchange. and provides a percentage of its management to the foundation which in turn supports solutions to many of the challenges facing the world community from social issues impacting women and children to environmental conservation. The Foundation will also focus on supporting micro enterprise.