Sustainable Cleveland, Sustainable Future

Conservancy Talk

The 2017 Sustainable Cleveland Summit brought together more than 500 community leaders to help design Cleveland’s sustainable future. I was delighted to be invited by the Mayor and Matt Gray, Cleveland’s Chief of Sustainability.

Banana Zombies, Healthy Halloween & Hope for a Sustainable Future

Green Living Ideas

But we diverted for an inspiring Green Dude segment with Jonathan Porritt, to talk about a sustainable future. Green Dude: Jonathan Porritt, Founder and Director of Forum for the Future.

Seed Saving: A Crucial Part of Our Sustainable Future.

Elephant Journal

There has been an erosion in the diversity of the foods we eat and in the tradition of specialty varieties has been declining while heirloom crops are getting lost in a mire of corporate hybrids. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green WAYLON: Today Only environment farmer''s rights gardening genetic diversity gmos growing heirloom monoculture revolution Seed saving the Living Seed Company

Leading the Way to a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

Sustainability has often been defined as meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. How do we know if something is sustainable? Will you support government policies that encourage sustainability?

Green Technology to Achieve a More Sustainable Future

Living Green & Saving Energy

Fortunately, we now live in an age in which pretty much everybody is aware that our environment is precious, and that we have to do something to help sustain it. alternative energy eco-innovation geothermal energy green construction saving energy saving money solar energy sustainability green technology solar panels sustainable construction

Green School - Getting Kids In On a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

By Suzanne Lindgren A sustainable future means teaching kids about climate change and living in balance with the earth. But as we struggle to slow the environmental destruction that’s led to a changing climate, we must also plant the seeds of permanent and profound sustainability.

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.

Sustainable Future for a Small Planet

The Green Changemakers

[link] Sustainable Futures for a Small Planet This high school social studies unit makes connections between how we live, the global economy and the natural world. Investigates topical Alberta issues of energy use and depletion, climate change and alternative energy futures.

Envisioning a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

My presentation at MUC Researcher Seminar, March 16th-17th, 2007

Jordanian Activist Take To The Streets For A Sustainable Future

Green Prophet

Activists held a large banner that read “For a Sustainable Jordan: No to Nuclear Power,” while others carried out a street theatre activity demanding the government consider greener energy options such as solar and wind power. .

SUSTAINABLE FUTURES: Replacing Growth Imperative and Hierarchies with Sustainable Ways

The Green Changemakers

In May 2008 Coalition for Environment and Development launched a nine-month research project under the title CULTURES OF SUSTAINABILITY - SUSTAINABILITY OF CULTURES: Africa-Asia-Europe Dialogue on the Future of Low Ecological Footprint Communities.

Celestopea: Gateway to a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

A beautiful, self-sufficient, sustainable eco-community, floating serenely upon the sea, birthed with love by its citizens, and bound by a common vision of the greatness the human race can become, with a common passion to live the vision Imagine a place. Imagine a place.

Smart Strategies for a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

Green Communities is a web-based toolkit and planning guide designed to help communities access the tools and information to help them become more sustainable, Green Communities. Begin your journey toward sustainability by clicking on Step 1: Where are we now! This step encourages communities to look into the future to determine how changes in population, for example, may alter the face and character of their community in the absence of intervention.

Permaculture -- The Path to a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

Scientists, biologists, economists and even a few politicians are becoming aware that it is simply not sustainable. We dimly perceive that we are dangerously close to exhausting the earthly resources that sustain life on this planet. We can't see any clear path to the future. We must look squarely, bravely and with clear eyes at the mistakes of the past while re-vamping our vision of the possible future. Tags: Sustainable-development Green Permaculture

The Necessary Revolution: Creating a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

Tags: Future Sustainable-development Economics

You’re Invited! Our Sustainable Future Discussion on the Future of the Circular Economy with GM, H&M and More

Eco Chic

We’re going to be talking about the Circular Economy with some amazing folks (see the lineup below) for Our Sustainable Future: How the Approaching Circular Economy will Change Fashion, Cars, and Buildings f or the (Much) Better.

Local Communities Showcase the Way to Sustainable Future

Green Life Smart Life

This movement is showing that Main Street truly is the way to building a better, more sustainable future. Dedicated to promoting and sustaining local business, Local First organizations across the country are campaigning for a shift in the way we act, in the way we think and most importantly, in the way we spend. In the midst of this global economic crisis, there is a movement happening in some of the hardest hit places in America – local communities.

Energy for a Sustainable Future Ebooks, online resources

The Green Changemakers

[link] Time : 9 hours Level : Introductory Introduction Introduction Resource Access to safe, clean and sustainable energy supplies is one of the greatest challenges facing humanity during the twenty-first century. 2 Definitions: energy, sustainability and the future 2.1 Resource ‘Energy is Eternal Delight’ 3 Present energy sources and sustainability 3.1 6 Energy in a sustainable future 6.1 Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Energy Education

Links Between a Poverty Fighting Present & a Sustainable Future

The Green Changemakers

In this context, was born a brave experiment in finding the nexus between sustainable development and poverty eradication. "We The primary focus is on poverty alleviation, based on the belief that sustainable development can be best implemented if it improves the quality of life and the standard of living of local residents. Key to its future success, says Sugrue, is the full transfer of the initiative to the community in the medium-term.

Get Ready for the 2011 International Green Awards!


By honoring celebrities, businesses, governments and entrepreneurs, the awards ceremony will highlight the best and brightest who are working hard to create a sustainable future. On November 24th at the Natural History Museum in London, the International Green Awards will celebrate the incredible contributions being made by the world’s eco community.

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A Poem for Earth Month – Thank You Mother Earth

Hug a Tree with Me

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Global warming could end the tradition of ice hockey in Canada


Time and again, we have harped about the prime importance of a low carbon, sustainable future essential for the very survival of the generations coming after us. Please login. Sign In. User Name / Email. Password. Forgot Password. Dont have an account? Join Now. Login. slideshows. Greenlists //. gallery //. Transportation. Architecture. Technology. Green Products. Solar Power. More >>. Renewable Energy. Green Homes. Concepts. Gadgets. Recycling. Green Living. Innovations.

Sustainable Olives

Green Earth Journey

- Musco Family Olive Company - Investing in a Sustainable Future from Cosimo Bullo on Vimeo

The Eiffel Tower goes green, two wind turbines installed on the iconic monument

Green Blog

The Eiffel Tower is arguably the most renowned architectural icon in the world, and we are proud that our advanced technology was chosen as the Tower commits to a more sustainable future," said Nick Blitterswyk, CEO of Urban Green Energy (UGE), the US-based company which installed the wind turbines.

Teach Kids Sustainable Behaviors and their Parents will Follow

Green Living Ideas

What are the barriers to adoption of sustainable behaviors, and how can we encourage people to reduce their energy consumption at home? This report from Oregon State University explains that when kids learned ‘energy-saving’ behavior, the parents followed suit, giving us a great path forward for future [&hellip. The post Teach Kids Sustainable Behaviors and their Parents will Follow appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

Saudi Arabia to grow world’s largest crescent-shaped Garden of Eden

Green Prophet

The enormous facility – five times larger than the UK’s Eden Project – focuses on the history of local plants in the Arabian Peninsula, then peers forward to a more sustainable future (it will use renewable energy for power and plant irrigation).

Nature’s Place on the Global Stage

Conservancy Talk

How to lift millions from poverty while ensuring that a growing middle class uses resources sustainably are at the top of the agenda. He noted that for his country, “marine-based nature is a driver for sustainable development”.

Quick Take: Technology Opens New Doors for Fisheries

Conservancy Talk

This week, I joined colleagues and partners at the Seaweb Seafood Summit in New Orleans, Louisiana to discuss sustainable seafood and fisheries. But most of their catch comes from fisheries that are poorly managed, overfished and have little access to the growing market for sustainable seafood. In many of these places, fishermen lack the knowledge and incentives for more sustainable use of their fisheries, and compete for the remaining fish in open-access fishing grounds.

Beirut’s Rooftop Revolution (INTERVIEW)

Green Prophet

We interview urban designer Wassim Melki who envisions a sustainable future for Beirut’s skyline. Architecture & Urban agriculture Beirut design green building Green Roof interview Lebanon sustainable cities sustainable design

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Found in Translation

Nature Conservancy - Science

In her culture and language, the term Tla-o-qui-aht does not differentiate between people and place; it means her people and the land as indistinct from one another, and similarly it means the past, present and future. From the Field Development Forests Sustainability

How to Thrive in the Next Economy – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

ISBN 9780500518083 A visionary yet practical guide to building a more sustainable future, by one of the leading voices of the environmental movement today.

Dispatch from inside Masdar

Green Prophet

Masdar serves as a real-life experiment of how our sustainable future might look like. Masdar, which is the Arabic word for source , is also the name of the quickly developing sustainable city built with minimal Carbon emissions, and is where the Institute is located in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Welcome 2013 at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Green Prophet

Kick off the new year with Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week to be held January 13 through 17. Hosted by Masdar , Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week provides a global platform for international dialogue and cooperation.

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Sustainatopia 2011 Honors Celebs And Activists Who Commit To Doing Good


If not then you should, because this unique event offers a seven-day venue that focuses on sustainability and impact investing as cooperative solutions. Ever heard of Sustanatopia ?

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Here’s to Earth Day: 9 eco-friendly Caribbean resorts

Green Traveler Guides

Green Globe certified for its commitment to sustainable operation of the resort; its parent company has achieved Green Globe certification for all its five resorts. Green Globe certified for its commitment to sustainable operation of the resort. | Green Travel News |.

Cool Green Science: The Best of the Blog 2015

Nature Conservancy - Science

But sometimes, denser housing is the best choice for a sustainable future, argues urban conservation expert Rob McDonald. Each year, we look back at some of our most popular posts of the year on Cool Green Science.

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Qatar: First Saltwater Barley Crop Sprouts in the Desert

Green Prophet

Speaking at a Sustainable Qatar Meeting at the Friends of Environment Center, cultivation coordinator Patrick Brading stressed that their seawater greenhouses, scaled up, could go a long way to ease food insecurity and provide employment opportunities.

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Who Will Pay For Nature? How To Catalyze Private Investment In Sustainability

Conservancy Talk

Sustainable Development Goals (“SDGs”), from ending extreme poverty to ensuring clean water and sanitation for all. though only a small percentage of this goes to environment or sustainability issues.

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Emerald Edge: Old Growth Forest Injects New Life into Conservation

Conservancy Talk

In many places around the world, The Nature Conservancy partners closely with indigenous communities like these, working together on a sustainable development agenda that benefits people, nature and the climate. It can be hard to define what connects us to particular landscapes.

Wharton’s Looking for Middle East Green-novation at Innovation Tournament

Green Prophet

Innovation Tournament 2012 aims to catalyze innovations that substantially benefit society and enhance sustainable technologies and work processes that will transform businesses. Describe a solution that addresses one or more of these sustainability problems: 1.

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