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Whoever Wins, Indonesia’s Next President Has Important Calls to Make on Land, Resource Use

The Jakarta Globe | Apr 23, 2014

I am pretty much an apolitical person. The last and only time I voted was 28 years ago in some random Dutch municipality election of which I understood all but nothing. 898 more words

Forest And Timber

Radical Levelling - To What End?

If someone were to offer you a monthly cheque, would it help? Would it make any important aspect of your life better? It is a hard question and a confusing one. 34 more words

It is what you know

Two articles from today’s Journal, but one topic.

“Flurry of Allergan Trades Preceded Bid,” and “Insider Cases’ Legal Basis Questioned, Wall Street Journal, April 23, 2014 C1  … 84 more words


Quote of the day: No more nuke power plants

From Terry Tamminen, former head of the California Environmental Protection Agnecy via NBC News:

Tell your electric utility: No new nuclear power plants

And no relicensing of existing ones either.

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Air cover for the community

7 step guide to dealing with ‘risky’ conversations ….

1. Have your community guidelines in place. These may be for the whole organisation or a particular set for an explicit community. 489 more words


Changing the conversation

One of the key challenges many companies have to face when deploying social collaboration and KM platforms is facing the new realism of becoming ‘stewards’ rather than ‘moderators’ of the environment. 334 more words

Map of the day: Bay Area's most polluted sites

Detail from a statewide map created by the California Environmental Protection Agency’s new CalEnviroScreen online mapping tool of the state’s most polluted regions. We have heightened the contrast to bring out detail: 290 more words