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THE SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE IMPERATIVE

“The world will invest more in infrastructure over the next 15 years than our entire current stock.”, the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate stated in its latest report. 478 more words

Climate Change and Sea Level Rise in Asia: Singapore

By PISA Program Assistant, Dr. Miriam Grinberg

With a population of over 5 million in a country smaller than New York City, Singapore boasts the… 576 more words

ORGANIC FARMING – STEP TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

By: K. AMINA BIBI 

For a mankind to survive, FOOD is pre-requisite. Indians are proud about our good proportion of Intelligence at forefront. Even if we fly high, do a space walk and make an expedition to Antarctica, we should not forget about the fact of sitting down to EAT. 2,215 more words

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Sustainability in Oil and Gas

Chinese petrochemical firms see technological upgrading as the best way to reduce costs and protect the environment

By Wang Jiping

As sustainable development initiatives and alternative energy projects have boomed in recent years, fossil fuels have assumed a less prominent role in our daily lives. 879 more words

China

Village Life In Snowy Jilin

China’s icy northeast relies on winter tourism as a source of growth

By Duncan Gordon

There is only one road to Xuecun (Snow Village). It is long, bumpy and, at this time of year, covered in ice. 1,139 more words

China

High performance, long life timber cladding

Accoya®, the modified, highly durable and dimensionally stable certified timber cladding – is available from all eight of James Latham’s timber depots.

Created from sustainably sourced wood and completely non-toxic, Accoya is a revolution in… 292 more words

Construction

Gender Equality & its Unintended Victims

Talking about gender equality is the in thing of the 21st century. It is also the 4th identified SDG goal by the United Nations towards attaining sustainable development across the globe. 553 more words

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