Innoweave is pleased to partner with Sustainability Network to offer a Developmental Evaluation Workshop. Continue reading Developmental Evaluation Workshop
An interactive event exploring the various dimensions of oil-sands development in Northern Alberta, and their influence on our environment, economy and society. Continue reading Oil & Water: Transforming Relationships in the Oil Sands
HHEAT Building Community Power Co-operatively Workshop in Burlington! THE HHEAT 3rd and final introductory workshop will be part of the Burlington Green’s AGM. Continue reading Burlington: Our Energy Future
The Hamilton Halton Energy Awareness Team (HHEAT) presents Building Community Power Co-operatively! Continue reading Building Community Power Co-operatively
In his engaging and practical book Development Without Destruction: The UN and Global Resource Management, Nico Schrijver shows how the UN developed into a hub for natural resource management by default, not by design. As this comprehensive contribution to the UN Intellectual History Project series recounts, the Charter of the United Nations does not discuss natural resources and does not enshrine environmental conservation. The apparent ‘default’ status of UN resource management efforts has provided critics of the UN with plenty of ammunition over the years. In this makeshift context, co-ordination failures and public relations slip-ups have occasionally undermined the environmental efforts of an alphabet soup of UN specialized agencies and programs.
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