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Thiruvananthapuram's two faces of sustainability...!

Growing environmental awareness on one hand, evident by markings on roads and public places…while fumes smelling of mixed garbage, emanating now and then from between the lush green cover…these are the two contrasting scenes as one travels around Thiruvananthapuram (or Trivandrum), the capital city of Kerala. 136 more words

Environment Events

Science, sustainable agriculture and achieving UN SDG Goal 2

M. S. Swaminathan and P. C. Kesavan write:

From the beginning of 2018, UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become priority areas needing international and national attention and action. 61 more words

Policy

Sustainability Sunday #75

Talking about a Revolution.

This week marks 5 years since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, and the beginning of another Fashion Revolution week. 626 more words

SUSTAINABILITY

Important factors in preserving biodiversity on coffee plantations

Jenna Ladd | April 19, 2018

As final exams loom closer, many students may find themselves relying a little too heavily on coffee to get them by. 318 more words

Farming

Climate change and wild spring weather

Jenna Ladd | April 18, 2018

By-in-large, spring weather has been arriving earlier each year in the United States. For instance, the frost-free season was 10 days longer between 1991 and 2011 than it was from 1901 to 1960… 309 more words

Climate

When Is There a Sustainability Case for Corporate Social Responsibility?

What motivated you to pursue this research?

While this article focuses on sustainability performance, it is based on a joint research project of 12 universities which originally set out to study societal impacts of CSR.

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Social Issues

Fremantle offers up another site for “leading-edge” sustainable development

From the Fifth Estate by Cameron Jewell:

https://www.thefifthestate.com.au/urbanism/planning/fremantle-offers-up-another-site-for-leading-edge-sustainable-development/98516

The City of Fremantle is offering up one of its underutilised land holdings to be transformed into a medium to high-density development incorporating cutting edge sustainability. 481 more words

Fremantle