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Sowing the Seeds of Food Sovereignty.

The mission of A Growing Culture is “supporting farmers to reshape the food system” to ensure that the future of agriculture is just, sustainable  and supportive of farmers. 266 more words

Resources

Is thermal comfort more important than low carbon emissions when designing workplaces?

Is thermal comfort more important than low carbon emissions when designing workplaces?

Most of people spend 8 hours or longer working every day. Workplace becomes one of the most important spaces that affects people’s daily lives. 2,225 more words

Architecture

Africa agriculture pioneer wins 2017 World Food Prize

African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina has won the prestigious World Food Prize for his work to boost yields and farm incomes. Dr Adesina said providing millions of farmers with seeds and fertilisers was vital to boost development.  110 more words

Policy

Wind and Solar Accounted For 57 Percent of New U.S. Generating Capacity Additions in First Quarter

Policy sure makes one heck of a difference. Thanks to legislation and investments by China, the U.S., Europe and numerous other countries around the world, … 757 more words

Climate Change

Launch of Boomerang Bags and Plastic Free July at Growers Green Farmers Market this Sunday

You are invited to join us for the Launch of Boomerang Bags and Plastic Free July at Growers Green Farmers Market this Sunday, 9.30am, 2 July 2017. 121 more words

Fremantle

On the Radio - UI researcher works to understand bicycle fatalities

Jenna Ladd| June 26, 2017

This week’s On The Radio segment discusses Dr. Cara Hamann’s research into the increasing number of bicycle fatalities in Iowa. 172 more words

Climate

Freo’s War on Waste Event - Tuesday the 27th of June

Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it. Initiated in 2011 by Freo local Rebecca Prince-Ruiz and the Earth Carers, there are now more than a million people from 130 countries world-wide in making a difference. 149 more words

Fremantle