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Intro to the Community Capitals Framework

At the beginning of November I was lucky to attend the Community Capitals Framework Institute at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln sponsored by the… 152 more words

Community Development

Be Aware and Exercise Your Rights

Gabor Mate displayed some interesting views on how the environment is also a factor that effects our health rather than stating that the reason for chronic illness is because of an individual’s genes. 513 more words

Sustainable Communities

Reading Awarded Sustainability Certificate, Joins National Sustainability Program

In a move that city officials hope will encourage further development, the City of Reading received its first sustainable community award at the end of September, and will be trying for three others in an effort to compete with sustainable cities across the nation. 326 more words

City Of Reading

Corruption of The System Equals One Big Degenerative Loop

The podcast about the “Obama & McConnell Pledge Cooperation” was an interesting watch. It discussed how figures in America’s government try to manipulate the people’s lifestyle. 445 more words

Sustainable Communities

Planting Financially Sustainable Seeds in the Lower Lempa

The team of MBA students arrived on a Tuesday, tired from their overnight flight, but enthused by the energy of being in El Salvador. For our MBA capstone project at the… 610 more words

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Sustainable Communities OK’d in Five Counties Including DHCD’s Future Home in Prince George’s


Crownsville, MD – With the support of the governor’s Smart Growth Subcabinet, DHCD has approved six new Sustainable Communities, raising to 77 the total number designated communities throughout the State of Maryland. 812 more words

Neighborhood Revitalization

Biomimicry & Systems

Allan Savory’s talk on How to Fight Desertification and Reverse Climate Change is similar to Janine Benyus talk about biomimicry. Actually Allan applied biomimicry to his holistic plans of bringing vegetation back to lands that had or were in the process of desertification. 330 more words

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