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A roadmap on the Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region

After mobilisation of the Adriatic and Ionian territories, the European Council of 13-14 December 2012 asked the Commission to prepare a new EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR) by the end of 2014, subject to the evaluation of the concept of macro-regional strategies requested by the Council and due in June 2013. 339 more words

European Union

New Study Finds 5 Days Away From Electronic Devices has Dramatic Effects on Children


Children who spend five days away from their smartphones, televisions and other screens were substantially better at reading facial emotions afterwards, a new study has found. 98 more words

Body & Mind

In Pictures: Africa's Top 10 Problems

In this post, I will reveal to you (in pictures)why the African continent is lagging behind thanks to my friend Mawuna Remarque . He published it initially and I do the imagery version. 360 more words


Environmental Auditing ; A need of 2015

Environment and its degradation has been a very common word which we can hear or see every minute. Everyone has been talking about the environment and its protection too. 452 more words


Thinking beyond Traditional Economics Perspectives to address Inequality

While in the United States and Europe, guaranteeing minimum incomes is still taboo, such incomes were initiated as “Oportunidades” in Mexico and “ 197 more words

Sustainable Development

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Sustainability Report Card Analysis

A few weeks ago, the city of Charlotte released its first-ever sustainability report entitled “Charlotte-Mecklenburg Sustainability Report Card: Scoring our Economic, Environmental, and Social Health.” Though an organization or municipality doesn’t have to do much to pique my interest when it comes to getting me to look through their sustainability reports, the fact that this one comes from my hometown and is the first of its kind from the area is of particularly great interest to me. 3,793 more words


Carbon Capture Storage: If Not an Answer to Climate Change, then Maybe a Road to Development?

On July 16, 2014 a coalition of heavily polluting countries called the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) met for their annual meeting and agreed to form a new international financial system called the New Development Bank. 732 more words

Climate Change Policy