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March 18, 2015 Future Forecast 2020: SustainabilitySource: American City and County
Sustainability requires municipalities to balance economic growth and environmental issues, while at the same time ensuring a pleasant place to live and work. While approaches to sustainability differ depending on the size and...
Last month, Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) published a new edition of its The World in 2050 report. Confirming the findings of previous studies, the report describes a shift in economic power from the global north to the south.
As the world’s three biggest economies – the EU, the US and China – unveil their carbon-cutting proposals for the UN climate conference in Paris at the end of the year – it is a reminder of the growing importance of issues such...
March 17, 2015 Oxford University Sidesteps Fossil Fuel Divestment DebateSource: Bloomberg
Oxford University refused to divest its 2 billion-pound ($3 billion) endowment from fossil fuel companies, though it left open the possibility of future action.
March 17, 2015 Harvard's president speaks at China's prestigious Tsinghua University about climate changeSource: US News
BEIJING — The Harvard president told students at one of China's most prestigious universities Tuesday that academic institutions must be unfettered places where every topic can be raised and every question asked to help tackle...
CSR Wire - When it comes to protecting the environment or improving workersâ conditions, you might think the biggest companies are making the biggest positive impact. Multinationals like Apple and McDonald's are so large...
Source: Supply Management
First we need to procure well and to incorporate clear sustainability requirements into our processes and practices. BS 8903 tells us how to do this and the forthcoming ISO 24000 will take those ideas and develop them on to a...
Source: Huff Post
The environmental community has long needed to stop bad things from happening and over time has developed the mindset that the job of environmental protection is to avert damage and destruction. Emerging naturally from that...
March 16, 2015 Sustainability is a shared commitmentSource: High Plains Ag Journal
Bob Langert told attendees at the 102nd KSU Cattlemen’s Day that it was time to transition from defense to offense when it comes to defining sustainability and what that means for the beef industry
March 16, 2015 More demand for sustainable mutual fundsSource: Dener Post
More people are looking for investments that not only rise in value but also hold true to their personal values. Enter sustainable mutual funds, which are referred to as socially responsible funds or impact investments. Just as a...
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