Using the concept of solidarity diplomacy, Brazil is disseminating its own developmental innovations, including the biofuel technologies that have limited fossil fuels to just 53 percent of the Brazilian energy matrix.
http://www.ted.com Have we used up all our resources? Have we filled up all the livable space on Earth? Paul Gilding suggests we have, and the possibility of...
This provocatively title TED talk would be an excellent resource for discussing sustainable development. What are the economic, environmental, political and cultural ramifications of suggested policies that seek to lead towards sustainable development? What are the ramifications of not changing policies towards sustainable development?
Asia-Pacific Enterprise Cooperation (APEC), a non-profit organization based in Singapore, was recently established to strengthen corporate social responsibility and facilitate sustainable development among various government and business entities across the Asia-Pacific region. APEC, whose members includes organizations and enterprise leaders that believe in a humanitarian approach and promote honest business practices, is paving the way towards greater regional trust, exchange, and cooperation among businesses.