Arquivo da tag: sustainable cities

It takes a city: the case for collaborative climate action

  About the report In 2016, 533 cities disclosed their climate-related data through CDP’s cities program. Our annual global report, analyzes this data with a view to showing cities, regional governments, companies and investors there is a case for collaborating on climate action. Action … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Climate Change, climate risk, CO2, Corporate Responsibility, Corporate Sustainability, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Greenhouse Gases, Human activities and climate change, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities | Marcado com , , , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

Special Rio 2016 , Environmental Legacy: UNEP is optimistic about the sustainable legacy of Rio Olympic Games

  By Antonio Carlos Teixeira, Publisher of TerraGaia blog In his first official trip as Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Norwegian Erik Solheim said he is very optimistic about the environmental and sustainable legacies that will … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Cidadania e Meio Ambiente, Cidadania e Sustentabilidade, Comunicação Ambiental, Consciência ambiental, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Rio 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities | Marcado com , , , , , , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

The future of cities: measuring sustainability

Ever since the first cities were founded, their leaders have needed metrics to understand what was happening in them. What we have measured has changed over time as the needs of city leaders and the role of government have changed. … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Economia Verde-Green Economy, Environmental Technology, Greenhouse Gases, Human activities and climate change, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Waste to energy | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

Rio+Centre: Brazil’s leadership in indicators to advance SDG implementation worldwide

Brazil, the host Rio +20, assumed a major leadership role in the definition of the indicators that will guide global development efforts for the next 15 years. via Brazil’s leadership in indicators to advance SDG implementation worldwide — Rio+ Centre

Publicado em Comunicação Ambiental, Consciência ambiental, Corporate Responsibility, Corporate Sustainability, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Food Security, Objetivos de Desenvolvimento Sustentável ODS, Rio+ Centre, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

Institute for Future Cities

The role of cities and their impact on our lives has never been more important. With more than half the world’s population now living in cities, our research seeks to improve quality of human life in urban areas across the … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Cidades Sustentáveis, Consciência ambiental, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Environmental researchs, Gestão sustentável, Governança, Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Waste to energy | Marcado com , , , , | Deixe um comentário

Mythmakers, climate and reality orientation

Publicado originalmente em Education for Sustainable Development:
Norsk Scientific skepticism is healthy. Researchers should always challenge themselves to improve their understanding. But climate deniers are not there. With weak roots in scientific facts they throw out allegations, speculations and unfounded…

Publicado em Aquecimento global, Cambio climático, Clima, Climate Change, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Environmental journalism, Environmental researchs, Human activities and climate change, Sustainable Cities | Marcado com , , , | Deixe um comentário

Think Microgrid: The Local Energy Revolution

This week two years ago, Superstorm Sandy put the ‘city that never sleeps at night’ into a near coma, disrupting electric power in some parts of New York for two weeks. It was a painful lesson about the vulnerability of … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Cidades Sustentáveis, Comunidades, Consciência ambiental, Consumo, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Economia, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Empresas, Energia, Energias renováveis, Environmental journalism, Environmental researchs, Human activities and climate change | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário