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Paris climate deal signing ceremony: what it means and why its important!

At least 34 countries representing 49% of greenhouse gas emissions formally joined the Paris climate agreement, or committed to joining the agreement as early as possible this year at a high-profile signing ceremony at the United Nations last Friday. 686 more words

Sustainable Development

Hutan Kuala Lumpur Bakal Pupus

1. Pendedahan Berita Harian mengenai Hutan Simpan Kekal (HSK) Bukit Sungai Puteh dan Bukit Nanas di Kuala Lumpur sedang diintai pemaju dan bakal dibangunkan suatu yang sangat membimbangkan. 528 more words

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Observations on the Road: Making Sense of My Place in the Modern World


I used to have a recurring dream after I graduated college. It would be the end of the semester, and I would have a final exam to take for a class that I had never attended. 1,179 more words

Personal Reflections

Schaerbeek’s donkeys and horses making a difference

We have been living in Schaerbeek since 2004. Schaerbeek is one of the nineteen districts of Brussels.

Schaerbeek is also known as the city of donkeys. 267 more words


Climate Change Law Blog Series: The Paris Agreement and the Federal Sustainable Development Strategy

This is the fifth post in the Environmental Law Centre’s blog series exploring climate change law in Canada.   This blog series provides updates on climate change law developments and includes insights from our related law reform research.  1,113 more words

Environmental Law

The Day Brazil Ended, or a Lesson in Mortgaging your Future with Oil

Brazil ended on June 8, 2007, even though nobody knew it at the time. Even more striking, the country rode a high until 2013, when growth started to falter and the country slipped into a deep recession. 891 more words

Development Economics