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2014/10/01 10:29
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As Climate Week drew to a close last month, the media and sustainability experts lauded the private sector for its can-do attitude towards addressing climate change. That level of action is especially...
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2014/10/01 06:29
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Intel has today announced its 2016 goal of reaching 5 million women and reducing the gender gap in technology by 50 percent in the sub-Saharan region with the newly launched digital literacy training...
2014/09/30 23:34
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... money is always a temptation. What could be better than a $1 million foundation grant to help ensure Portland has the know-how to recover swiftly from a natural disaster such as an earthquake?...
2014/09/30 22:55
2014/09/30 22:55
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Climate financing, fossil-fuel divestment and other initiatives aimed at stemming the effects of global warming were discussed in New York City during ‘Climate Week’ over 22-26 September. The...
2014/09/30 16:29
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For years, we watched on the sidelines while excesses built up in our financial markets — and that led to a devastating crash. We are doing the same thing on climate change, said former U.S. Secretary...
2014/09/30 10:17
2014/09/30 10:17
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Readers' comments (7) Oil is not going away any time soon. People make the assumption that oil is not being produced or created within the earth any more. With newly developed location and...
2014/09/29 20:29
2014/09/29 20:29
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New analysis from IDS highlights just how vital foresight initiatives, which usually consider a horizon of at least ten years, are in helping policy makers and local communities plan effectively for...
2014/09/29 19:59
2014/09/29 19:59
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Less nudity and more dialogues for women, substantive roles, and a larger presence of women in filmmaking can go a long way in influencing the way people think No discussion on crimes against women,...
2014/09/29 14:32
2014/09/29 14:32
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In announcing last week that it would purge its portfolio of fossil fuel investments, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund did more than make a financial decision; it joined a movement. The fund became the...
2014/09/29 09:29
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Bangkok — Among the topics being discussed at the 2014 World Climate Week in New York City (22-26 September), are financing resilient cities, corporate actions for resilience, the ways data can...
2014/09/29 09:29
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Accountable governance According to Mercy Corps, which has been working on resilience in East Africa since 2004, and is a member of the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network (ACCRN) in...
2014/09/28 00:53
2014/09/28 00:53
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Obama’s September 24 speech at the UN is the most absurd thing I have heard in my entire life. It is absolutely amazing that the president of the United States would stand before the entire world and...
2014/09/26 13:29
2014/09/26 13:29
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How many times have you, or a family member, visited a doctor during the last five years? Well, according to the World Health Organization 1 billion people have never had that chance. That's right,...
2014/09/26 12:29
2014/09/26 12:29
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New York — The MoU was signed on 24th September 2014 between the African Union Commission Chairperson H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma and the Rockefeller Foundation President Dr. Judith Rodin. The...
2014/09/26 07:55
2014/09/26 07:55
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What would John Davison Rockefeller think about it all? Earlier this week, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund announced that it was progressively divesting its investments in the fossil fuel industry and,...
2014/09/25 14:32
2014/09/25 14:32
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By Caroline Bermudez and Megan O'Neil The Clinton Global Initiative, Bill Clinton's annual philanthropy summit, held in New York, ends today. The meeting has become a popular gathering for heads of...
2014/09/25 12:12
2014/09/25 12:12
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NEW YORK CITY'S People's Climate March drew around 350,000 people on Sunday. Many Vermonters, including co-organizer Bill McKibben of Ripton, participated in the event. Photo by Win Colwell NEW YORK...
2014/09/25 08:59
2014/09/25 08:59
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The Corporation of City of Panaji (CCP) on Wednesday announced its vision to make Panaji a well advanced developed climate resilient city. “The administration of the CCP has initiated steps to...
2014/09/24 16:29
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On a recent episode of "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," former President Bill Clinton discussed the 10-year anniversary of the Clinton Global Initiative, highlighting one of its most recent...
2014/09/24 11:17
2014/09/24 11:17
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Is the Rockefeller family really getting out of oil? There’s no doubt that the decision by the $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund to reinvest its fossil fuel money in clean energy represents a...
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