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Young People and the Challenges of Rio+20

Young People and the Challenges of Rio+20

Stefan Simanowitz  06. 8.2012
As we prepare for the Rio Earth Summit later this month, it is hard not to have a sense that this generation of adults are collectively...

What Will It Take to Slow the World's 'Unsustainable Path'?

Robert Walker  06. 8.2012
When it comes to climate change and other environment challenges, Mitt Romney can plead ignorance, even if it's feigned. But what about...
For the Future of Our Planet, a Dialogue Between Generations

For the Future of Our Planet, a Dialogue Between Generations

Desmond Tutu  06. 8.2012
For the sake of our planet, a conversation that needs to be heard is the one between generations, between elders and young people around...
Grim Environmental Report Released On The Eve Of Rio+20

Grim Environmental Report Released On The Eve Of Rio+20

Reuters  06. 6.2012
* Only four of 90 goals making significant progress * Climate change, fish stocks showing little or no progress ...
Partnership With NGOs: A Key to Achieving the U.N.'s Sustainable Energy for All Initiative

Partnership With NGOs: A Key to Achieving the U.N.'s Sustainable Energy for All Initiative

Robert A. Freling  06. 4.2012
For too long, the role of energy in meeting basic human needs had been overlooked by the international development community.
EU: CO2 Cut Review Could Raise Kyoto Ambitions

EU: CO2 Cut Review Could Raise Kyoto Ambitions

Reuters  05.23.2012
* Kyoto extension could be flexible to enable deeper targets * Could help raise ambitions when economy better ...
The U.S. Practices Oil Tolerance

The U.S. Practices Oil Tolerance

Jigar Shah  05.23.2012
The real backbone of Brazil's "zero tolerance" policy is that the country has produced enough ethanol to achieve "oil independence." It...
Rio+20:

Rio+20: "We Are Made Wise by the Responsibility of Our Future"

Aiko Stevenson  05.21.2012
In less than a month, world leaders will gather in Rio de Janeiro for the United Nation's 2012 Earth Summit. At stake: a new global green...