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Government, private sector tackle quality of old houses

“ECCP and Republic Cement, a CRH-Aboitiz company, both vowed to work with the government in not only helping address the growing housing backlog but also concerns on sustainability.” 278 more words

Philippine Real Estate News

Introducing the blog

This is my (Carolyn Kagan’s) blog, speaking out for social justice and a sustainable, flourishing future. I have recently retired from a lifetime as a scholar-activist, based in a university (Manchester Metropolitan University) and am continuing to work on various topics, all linked to sustainable and flourishing futures. 862 more words

Alliances

Finance and Sustainability Expo

For a healthier and wealthier community.

Saturday 23rd July – 9 am till 3 pm at Maleny Showgrounds Pavilion.

This exciting event is an initiative of Maleny Commerce and sponsored by Sunshine Coast Council and Maleny Credit Union. 97 more words

Maleny

An ARK Angel Account

I caught up with the Rt. Hon. Norman Lamb MP at the end of his 2015 village tour – the photograph (above), was taken by a friend outside the Village Co-Op in Briston, to mark the occasion. 3,174 more words

ARK

The Importance of Parks in Sustainable Communities

We’re interested in knowing how you think your community does or could benefit from parks.  The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources discusses the benefits of parks to sustainable communities.  279 more words

Parks

Global Trend Harnessing Solar Energy To Build Sustainable Communities.

Cities across the globe are harnessing the power of solar energy to design solar-powered, sustainable communities.  Many countries have recognized the benefits of solar energy and are using it to make their electric grids more efficient and to create local jobs, while mitigating the pollution that is fueling global warming. 575 more words

Social Commentary

Nature knows best - Could embracing wildflowers improve garden resilience?

Emma Lewis

wildflowers represent nature’s optimum; natural selection occurring over many generations has promoted the traits that give the best chance of survival

Wildflowers appear to be very much in fashion this season, with many of the designers at…

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Landscape Designs