Fashion brands that are leading the sustainable movement

Green Prophet

The topic of sustainability has become very popular in recent years. The industry will probably grow even bigger in the following years, considering that more and more new sustainable brands keep popping up almost every month. Ecologically spot-on and dead sexy.

Sustainability Movement

The Green Changemakers

Now Western is turning its focus to a sustainable future, developing new campus organizations, instituting sustainable action plans and opening new possibilities for the next generation of students. Tags: Sustainable-development Education

Earth Hour is Tomorrow!

Green Earth Journey

Only a year later and Earth Hour had become a global sustainability movement with more than 50 million people across 35 countries participating. Earth Hour occurs this Saturday, March 27th at 8:30PM (local time) around the world.

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How to Turn Your City Sustainable

Green (Living) Review

To move forward, communities need to take a step back and create a long-term sustainability plan—and you just might be the person to get your city’s started. John Heneghan’s approach to sustainability was to work through the channels of local government.

Your Big Questions to Julián Castro

Sightline Daily

Again, we’d love to see the conversation continue in the comments section below, sharing your own recommendations for our young questioners or your experience of working to build an inclusive sustainability movement.

Cleaner Cookstoves for a Cooler Planet

Green Prophet

The New Yorker christened Scott the movement’s Thomas Edison, adding, “The average cooking fire produces as much carbon dioxide as a car, and a great deal more soot. Nearly 3 billion people lack safe and efficient cooking gear. It’s time to make the problem in the kitchen sexier.

San Miguel de Allende: leading Mexico's green revolution

Green Traveler Guides

“The organic movement is happening here,&# Dianne declares. Where to eat The Restaurant: a Masterton creation At the heart of the growing “eat local, organic and sustainable&# movement here is chef Donnie Masterton.

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Earth Hour - March 28, 2009 From 8:30-9:30pm

The Go Green Blog

In 2008 the message grew into a global sustainability movement with 50 million people switching off their lights. It’s the 3rd annual Earth Hour in one month - Saturday, March 28, 8:30-9:30pm. What is Earth Hour?

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Can Sustainable Food Feed the Whole US? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Can Sustainable Food Feed the Whole US? " One way to legislate change would be through anti-trust laws that dismantle Big Ags grasp on production, Philpott explained, but even so, the sustainable food movement is dealing with its own internal struggles in attempting to expand.

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Net Impact Annual Conference

Eco Friendly Daily

At the very least, anyone walking away from the conference can be inspired by the notion that the future painted by these aspiring business leaders is ultimately sustainable in every definition of the word.

Mindfulness and Sustainability

The Green Changemakers

At first glance mindfulness and sustainability might not seem to be that connected. An interesting study in Social Indicators Research from Jacob, Jovic, and Brinkerhoff point out that mindfulness and sustainability are actually connected. Another researcher''s work, Oscar Kjell''s study Sustainable well-being: A potential synergy between sustainability and well-being research in Review of General Psychology , takes a little different approach to the same general area.

One Billion Strong: Can Chinese Megacities Lead on Urban Conservation?

Conservancy Talk

Conservation work in Chinese cities I had the opportunity to attend meetings with many inspiring individuals who are working on urban sustainability, and I saw lots of great on-the-ground work in China.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Edward Norton

Conservancy Talk

Edward Norton: Most of what I know about environmental conservation I learned from my father, who has been a leader within the movement for over 30 years. Now he’s the sustainability chief for one of the largest private equity firms in the world.

J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines Announces California Sustainable Winegrowing Certification

Green (Living) Review

Lohr's success as one of the first 17 California vineyards and wineries to earn third-party certification through the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines has earned the Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing (CCSW) distinction from the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) for its estate vineyards in the appellations of Paso Robles and Arroyo Seco, Monterey County, as well as for its two wineries located in Paso Robles and San Jose.

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Sustainability on Shaky Ground — Sightline Daily - Northwest News.

Sightline Daily

Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Sustainability on Shaky Ground Posted by Edward C. Wolf 03/02/2011 10:30 AM A Cascadian quake could set the sustainability movement back. I tend to frame sustainability in these bioregional terms. Less noted are the ways a Cascadia earthquake and tsunami could undermine progress toward sustainability. Skip to content.

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Strategy for Sustainability: A Business Manifesto,

The Green Changemakers

That calls for the relentless pursuit not of short-term profitability, but of long-term sustainability—and that doesn’t mean “green.” Leading business strategist Adam Werbach pushes sustainability well beyond quaint notions of saving the planet. In Strategy for Sustainability , Werbach redefines the movement to address not just environmental and economic trends, but also social and cultural ones. Source: Sustainable Life Media. Layoffs. Failing companies.

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Sustainability is destroying the Earth

The Green Changemakers

“Very provocative article that make us question what sustainability is really about and what alternatives we actually need to create different systems. Enjoy!” ~ Mabel Don’t talk to me about sustainability. I refuse to sustain the monster. What is it we are trying to sustain?

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Weekend Reading 3/11/11

Sightline Daily

Lots to think about -- and do -- to build a sustainability movement that matches Cascadias shifting demographic profile. Alex Steffens new book is out, a sort of Worldchanging 2.0 -- a big update and revision to the original that takes into account the many changes to the landscape of clean energy and sustainability. (Im Skip to content.

Sustainability on Shaky Ground

Sightline Daily

Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Sustainability on Shaky Ground Posted by Edward C. Wolf 03/02/2011 10:30 AM A Cascadian quake could set the sustainability movement back. I tend to frame sustainability in these bioregional terms. Less noted are the ways a Cascadia earthquake and tsunami could undermine progress toward sustainability. Skip to content.

Community as Technology

The Green Changemakers

I traveled with 24 fellow alumni of the Masters in Strategic Leadership Towards Sustainability program , and we brought with us our own tools and technologies for making a bright green future. Tags: Technology Sustainable-development Community

Could Mindfulness hold the key to unlock a sustainable future?

The Green Changemakers

Posted by sdreyerleon in Uncategorized July 6, 2011 Educating for Sustainability: A Mindfulness Practice! During the interview, Thich Nhat Hanh says something that cuts to the heart of what I see as the relationship between mindfulness and sustainability.

Smart by Nature

The Green Changemakers

Smart by Nature is based on four guiding principles: Nature is our teacher; Sustainability is a community practice; The real world is the optimal learning environment; Sustainable living is rooted in a deep knowledge of place.

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The 2011 Edition of the Journal of Sustainability Education

The Green Changemakers

Her impressive accomplishments and the examples she brings to the interview are a must-read of inspiration for anyone involved with sustainability education. Show that your company or institution educates for sustainability. Sustainable-development Research Education

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Seeing cities as the environmental solution, not the problem

The Green Changemakers

The increased development and maintenance of strong, sustainable cities and towns will not happen without a concerted effort. This is the first in a series of posts that will introduce NRDC’s agenda for sustainable communities. Sustainable-development Urban Planning Green

Spring of Sustainability - FREE 3 month online teleseminar events

The Green Changemakers

HIghly recommended: a FREE series of live, online and teleseminar events where you can learn from and be inspired by more than 100 pioneers of sustainability. Sustainable-development Conference Education

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