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Sustainable Development

Sustainable development is an approach that looks to balance different, and often competing, needs against a specific awareness of the environmental and economical limitations. Sustainable development is about finding better ways of doing things, both for the future and the present. 265 more words

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ACCESS welcomes new members

The ACCESS Coalition has welcomed four new members to our network: Energy4Impact, HEDON, Mercy Corps and People, Energy & Environment Development Association (PEEDA). 650 more words

Energy Access

Building Resilience into Complex Systems

When a person is single they make their own decisions and any consequences are self-contained. In a relationship, the needs and desires of a second person must be taken into consideration. 805 more words

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Why cooking deserves more attention

By Eco Matser, Hivos

One fifth of women around the world cook on wood or charcoal stoves. This is not only bad for their health – it causes 4.3 million premature deaths per year according the World Health Organisation – but it is also the single biggest source of Green House Gas (GHG) emissions. 524 more words

Energy Access

Season Food

Eat right at the right time

Eating right at the right time is  important, because if we for example eat strawberries in the middle of the winter they most likely were imported from another country like Spain or Mexico. 402 more words

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Food Waste

What is Food Wasting?

Food wasting is when you throw away food  that could have be used.  Food that someone could’ve eaten. Food waste causes are many, such as in various grocery stores because the food there “must” be perfect to be sold, if it is not, they throw the food that just might have a little wrong. 632 more words

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