green-01WHAT IS THE GREEN ECONOMY… an economy that results in reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities, and that aims for sustainable development  without degrading the environment.

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Cities can cut greenhouse gas emissions far beyond their urban borders

Greenhouse gas emissions caused by urban households’ purchases of goods and services from...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Altering crops can exploit changing climate

The world can feed many millions of extra mouths by altering crops to make the most of local...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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UN climate summit means business

The 2017 UN climate summit may not hit the headlines as some of its predecessors have done, but...
Posted On 05 Nov 2017
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Forests can bring 1.5°C Paris target closer

Protecting the world’s forests could achieve a quarter of the greenhouse gas emissions cuts...
Posted On 02 Nov 2017
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Land use can achieve 30% of carbon cuts by 2030

Rethinking land use - the way we exploit, manage and neglect the land - could achieve  about a...
Posted On 01 Nov 2017
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Prepare for a world 3°C warmer in 80 years

The UN expects a world 3oC warmer by 2100, even if countries cut their greenhouse gas emissions...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017
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Energy Access Outlook – from Poverty to Prosperity

 Universal energy access by 2030 is now within reach thanks to growing political will and...
Posted On 19 Oct 2017
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Innovation, Inspiration, and Big Ideas– What to Expect at #ZWC2017

The shift to circular economy principles will have impacts in all aspect of our lives.
Posted On 19 Oct 2017
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“Build it Once. Build it Right. Build it to Last.”

Largest Gathering of Canada's Cement and Concrete Industry Heads to Parliament Hill to help...
Posted On 17 Oct 2017
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Power to the People – turning the page on energy policy in B.C.

B.C. is home to some of the most diverse renewable energy resources in the world.
Posted On 10 Oct 2017

Promoters of responsible forestry gather in Vancouver

Forest Stewardship Council members to discuss economic, social and environmental issues...
Posted On 08 Oct 2017
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Stationary Energy – Sales Up, Costs Down

Energy storage capacity to triple by 2030, if countries double the share of renewables in the...
Posted On 06 Oct 2017
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