VCC_vancouverWHAT IS A SUSTAINABLE CITY… a city designed with consideration of environmental impact, inhabited by people dedicated to minimization of required inputs of energy, water and food, and waste output of heat, air pollution and water pollution.

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Support rises for marine protection, new survey finds

WWF-Canada survey shows coast-to-coast-to-coast approval for increasing ocean protection
Posted On 25 Oct 2016
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Boosting Renewables in Cities is Vital to Achieve Climate and Development Goals

IRENA analysis of more than 3,500 cities charts course to increase renewable energy in urban...
Posted On 18 Oct 2016
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Europe must prepare for extreme weather

Cities and towns across Europe are warned to adapt to the battering they face from intense...
Posted On 07 Oct 2016
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Climate impact on crops will hit poorest

Global food production may need to rise by more than 100 per cent to deal with climate change’s...
Posted On 27 Sep 2016
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Fabric creates energy for power dressing

New hi-tech fabric that harnesses energy from motion and the sun illustrates how scientific...
Posted On 24 Sep 2016
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Arctic communities embrace renewable energy

Habitat-friendly renewable energy closer to reality following WWF-Canada summit
Posted On 21 Sep 2016
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New Guide to Resilient Design Released

Guide explains how communities can better protect themselves from natural disasters through...
Posted On 21 Sep 2016
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US military stresses climate security risks

Senior military figures in the US warn of national and international security threats posed by...
Posted On 18 Sep 2016
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What are your views about Canada’s Environmental Assessment Processes?

The Expert Panel tasked with reviewing environmental assessment processes wants to hear your...
Posted On 15 Sep 2016
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The Majority of the World’s Population Lives in This Circle

Quite simply, that “more people live inside this circle, than outside of it”.
Posted On 09 Sep 2016
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Sustainable Forestry Initiative To Deliver Metrics For Well-Managed Forests

The future of forests and the environment depends on understanding the contributions of...
Posted On 06 Sep 2016
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Soaring population raises climate concerns

Global population is predicted to rise by a third in the next three decades as the planet is...
Posted On 02 Sep 2016
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