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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Are Ride-Sharing Services as Eco-Friendly as People Think?

The concept of sharing your car with other people is becoming more and more popular as an...
Posted On 18 May 2018
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New Guidelines on Donating Food and Reducing Food Waste

Guidelines provide clarity and advice on how to reduce food waste and donate food in different ways.
Posted On 20 Apr 2018
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How We’re Reducing Water Scarcity

What is water scarcity and what can we do about it?
Posted On 18 Apr 2018
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Canadian Public Spending – Going Green and More Social

The Municipal Collaboration for Sustainable Procurement releases the 2017 State of the Nation Report
Posted On 17 Apr 2018
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Study Shows Need for Increased Dialogue and Policy on Compostables in Canada

New report from Canada’s National Zero Waste Council addresses challenges and solutions fto...
Posted On 09 Mar 2018
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Climate adaptation vital to limit damage so far

The risk of flooding to millions more people in Asia, Europe and North America will rise,...
Posted On 05 Feb 2018
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Urban forests add to cities’ health and wealth

Planting more urban forests is a simple way not only to improve the health of a city's people,...
Posted On 08 Jan 2018
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Mixed forests may not resist climate change

Variety is not just life’s spice, but its support system. But it may not be so simple for mixed...
Posted On 04 Dec 2017
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Climte migrants may face multiple drivers

There are many reasons why people should migrate in huge numbers. But new research pinpoints...
Posted On 26 Nov 2017
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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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