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Regionalism vs. the Environment

There’s been news recently about a decline in gas prices. Hallelujah? Or oh my God! Decline in prices means more people will build energy inefficient homes and invest in gas guzzling machinery or businesses. 567 more words

Environment

Special Post: HIGH-LEVEL APPEAL ON UVINJE’S TENURE RIGHTS

My whole purpose in writing this blog has been to share scientific findings on the situation on human rights in rural communities who have played a critical role in conservation and are mindful of the importance of environmental sustainability. 111 more words

Conservation

Privatization and Passivity

Kenya Jones fills a bucket with water at a vacant house in her east side Detroit neighborhood. Jones has been without water at home for a month because her landlord has not paid the bill. 515 more words

A Post for People Who Wonder If Their Work Makes a Difference

Here’s a post that has nothing to do with cleantech, but everything to do with the heart and soul of the many people who work hard to accomplish something on behalf of others.  460 more words

Sustainability

David Suzuki: Leaders must put people before politics | Science Matters | David Suzuki Foundation

We expect our leaders to have a clear picture of our world and the conditions necessary for human life and well-being. If they don’t, how can they make informed decisions? 35 more words

Environmental Justice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DALHOUSIE STUDENTS LAUNCH ‘100 DAYS OF ACTION’ FOR FOSSIL FUEL DIVESTMENT

Expect university to divest in late November

HALIFAX – Student group ‘Divest Dalhousie’ is launching ‘100 Days of Action’ to pressure the university to divest its endowment from fossil fuel companies. 412 more words

Divestment