My professor told an amazing story today, demonstrating just how effective simple solutions can be in solving sustainability issues.
Sub-Saharan Africa is currently facing a global crisis: water scarcity. 374 more words
The four pillars of sustainable practice are cultural vitality, environmental responsibility, social equity and economic prosperity. The intention is to provide for the needs, wants and aspirations of current populations without compromising the ability of future generations to at least benefit from a similar circumstance (Brundtland Report, 1987). 430 more words
Many Asian countries have set ambitious targets for climate change mitigation. Governments all over the region are devising green growth strategies, aiming to reconcile economic growth with low carbon emissions as well as trying to limit other forms of environmental degradation such as soil, water, and air pollution. 990 more words
Today our Student Spotlight is from Emmie Mediate, a senior at Notre Dame studying Africana Studies, Medicine, and International Development. She has conducted a variety of research on international healthcare systems throughout her undergraduate career, with a particular interest in HIV/AIDS policy. 694 more words