Topic : Sustainability

  • UNDATED FILE PICTURE OF RURAL LIBERIA. Forum Article

    How Liberia will save its forests

    It’s not very often that the end of a talk is as exciting as its beginning. Perhaps that should be… more

  • A worker inspects solar panels at a solar farm in Dunhuang, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province Forum Article

    How could China meet its new climate commitment?

    The past five weeks have given us what may be defining moments on the road to a Paris agreement that will… more

  • Wayne Garrett of Canada makes final touches to his art installation "CLOUD" ,made up of 5000 new and recycled lightbulbs, along the Marina Bay in Singapore Forum Video

    Video: Why design is key to the circular economy

    If humans were to create products, homes, furniture, even cities, intelligently and with sustainability… more

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    Is micropower the key to tackling climate change?

    There is no shortage of shouting and dire warnings about the state of the climate and our need to phase… more

  • A pile of firewood is seen at a firewood merchant in the Varkiza suburb, south of Athens Forum Article

    Who suffers most from deforestation?

    The debate over deforestation has traditionally weighed the tradeoffs between local economic benefits and… more

  • The hand of a villager of Mourisia is seen as he looks at a forest fire in the Acor's mountain ... Forum Article

    New climate report shows we must act now

    Dramatic climate changes and weather extremes are already affecting millions of people around the… more

  • 6305610332_98604bbbee_o. Biogas Forum Article

    How to make the most of human waste

    A British “poo bus” went into service last week, powered by biomethane energy derived from human waste… more

  • Splinters of ice peel off from one of the sides of the Perito Moreno glacier during the southern hemisphere’s winter months, near the city of El Calafate Forum Article

    How climate change will drive migration

    According to the UN World Population Prospects, the global population is expected to exceed 8.4 billion by… more

  • Adelie penguins walk along ice at Cape Denison, Commonwealth Bay, East Antarctica Forum Article

    Is the ozone layer recovering?

    Imagine an environmental crisis caused by a colourless, odourless gas, in minute… more

  • mobilephonesenergy Forum Article

    How the power-free memory chip just got closer

    A new way of switching the magnetic properties of a material using just a small applied voltage… more

  • A view of a partially dried-up pond at a village of Guangnan county Forum Article

    How to use nature to solve water shortages

    Each year, cities around the world spend $90 billion to build infrastructure that’s… more

  • A Southern White Rhino named Bella eats with her one-day-old baby at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary in Nakasongola Forum Article

    Are humans driving the “sixth extinction”?

    “I see myself as a translator who translates science into a language that someone like me, a literature… more

  • Adelie penguins walk along ice at Cape Denison, Commonwealth Bay, East Antarctica Forum Article

    How the ozone hole affects weather patterns

    Many people think of sunburn and skin cancer when they hear about the ozone hole. But more ultraviolet… more

  • To match Interview SOLAR-FUND/ Forum Article

    Why sustainability is more than just a fad

    Since the 1970s, we’ve been operating beyond the resources our planet can sustainably provide… more

  • A rooftop garden on a building across the street from the International Covention Centre where the COP17 continues in Durban Forum Article

    How rooftop gardens can help combat flooding

    In recent years, there seems to have been a rise in the extreme weather all over the world from terrible… more

  • RTR1ZUP4 Global Agenda Councils Article

    A new way to harness the power of the sun

    Transforming into a society that is driven by sustainable energy rather than fossil… more

  • Splinters of ice peel off from one of the sides of the Perito Moreno glacier during the southern hemisphere’s winter months, near the city of El Calafate Forum Article

    Why we all need to help save the environment

    When I look at the rate of resource depletion, at soil erosion and declining fish stocks, at climate… more

  • Thirst4Water Mina Guli Young Global Leaders Article

    How China is tackling its water crisis

    Imagine identifying an issue so big you think you’ll never make a dent in it. Then think about how you’d… more