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United Nations Global Pulse Big Ideas Competition 2017

Deadline: September 7, 2017

UN Global Pulse and the Government of the Republic of Korea have kicked off the third edition of the Big Ideas Competition in support of data-driven ideas to combat the effects of climate change. 303 more words

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Opinion: Let’s take nature to court

By Chiara Muzzi

The abolition of slavery and women’s suffrage in the 19th century, followed by nations signing the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, mark an example of humanity’s ability for ethical shifts: a move away from systems based on entire sections of society – be them women, children or ethnic minorities – having no or limited rights. 984 more words

Monday Action: A Convenient Action

PIONEER VALLEY Mothers Out Front

This is your Monday Action for the week of 8/14/17: Take action at a showing of An Inconvenient Sequel.

We saw many of you at the 7:00pm sold out Amherst Cinema showing of  456 more words

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Extreme weather phenomena and climate change challenge our transport system – part 3

In the third part of the blog series, we continue going through OECD’s recommendations, having reached the last ones, numbers 7 to 9. We conclude by estimating the Finnish transport system from the viewpoint of climate risks and extreme weather risks. 1,143 more words

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Are CCU and the carbon reuse economy part of the solution?

Why does carbon – one of the most common elements in the universe – play such a critical role in modern society? Unfortunately, its use is also associated with climate change, the greatest problem of our time. 1,259 more words

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Vote President Meow

When elected her first act to make Australia a republic, so President Meow can be a president.

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Brunswick

[UK-Colombia RICO] Invitation to FREE certified online course on Sustainable Innovation Assessment and Management

CASI leaflet On-line Training

The CASI project aims at assessing Sustainable Innovations (SI) that respond to Societal Challenge 5 of Horizon 2020, namely ‘Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials’, in order to develop a framework supporting better management of SI initiatives. 485 more words

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