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SciDev.Net Podcast: Africa’s energy struggle, the data revolution, and more - SciDev.Net

SciDev.Net Podcast: Africa’s energy struggle, the data revolution, and more - SciDev.Net | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
With this broadcast, we also visualise the slow progress of clean energy in Africa, and discuss food supply chains.
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Guerrillas, gorillas and oil: A toxic mix? | Al Jazeera America

Guerrillas, gorillas and oil: A toxic mix? | Al Jazeera America | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Possible oil reserves underground, potential violence all around — the Congo’s famed Virunga hangs in the balance
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The Palm Oil Controversy in Southeast Asia: A Transnational Perspective

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'Posters for the Planet' show a generation aware of Earth's plight

'Posters for the Planet' show a generation aware of Earth's plight | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Young creatives funny, beautiful, ambitious designs offer hope that the next generation can live sustainably
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Home - WildLeaks

Home - WildLeaks | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
WildLeaks is the first, secure, online whistleblower platform dedicated to Wildlife & Forest Crime. The Mission of WildLeaks is to receive and evaluate anonymous information regarding Wildlife & Forest Crimes and transform it into...
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Stable Policies, Turbulent Markets-Germany’s Green Industrial Policy: The costs and benefits of promoting solar PV and wind energy

Stable Policies, Turbulent Markets-Germany’s Green Industrial Policy: The costs and benefits of promoting solar PV and wind energy | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

New IISD publication.

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China and the Evolving Geo-Economics: Preparing for a new trade and investment regime

China and the Evolving Geo-Economics: Preparing for a new trade and investment regime | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

New commentary by Harsha V. Singh, IISD Senior Fellow and former WTO director.

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The Journal Updater |

The Journal Updater | | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

Latest sustainable development journals in IISD's Information Centre. Check them out virtually.

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Stunning Photos Of Earth From Above Will Change Your Outlook Of The Planet

Stunning Photos Of Earth From Above Will Change Your Outlook Of The Planet | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
This daily dose of satellite photos helps you appreciate the beauty and intricacy of the things humans have constructed--as well as the devastating...
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CGIAR Big Facts on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

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Gorillas in the Midst: Assessing the peace and conflict impacts of International Gorilla Conservation Programme (IGCP) activities | CSConservation

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Check out IISD's 2008 work on gorillas in conflict zones.

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The Journal Updater |

The Journal Updater | | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

Linked tables of contents for journals received during the week ending 02-25-2014, from IISD’s Information Centre.

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5 Short Eco-Videos to Watch on Your Break

5 Short Eco-Videos to Watch on Your Break | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
These clips will entertain you.
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New Website Tracks Deforestation in Near Real-Time

New Website Tracks Deforestation in Near Real-Time | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
For the first time, anyone in the world can see when and where deforestation is happening. The Global Forest Watch website, which launches today (Feb. 20), shows the forests of the world in never-before-seen detail.
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The Journal Updater |

The Journal Updater | | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it

List of new sustainable development journals this week. Linked to online TOCs and abstracts.

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Living cold-water coral reef discovered off Greenland

Living cold-water coral reef discovered off Greenland | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
By sheer coincidence, Canadian researchers have discovered a reef of living cold-water corals in southern Greenland. The first-ever Greenlandic reef is located in southwest Greenland and was formed by cold-water corals with hard limestone skeletons. There are several species of coral in Greenland, but this is the first time that an actual reef has been found.
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New maps reveal locations of species at risk as climate changes

New maps reveal locations of species at risk as climate changes | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
An international team of scientists has produced global maps showing how fast and in which direction local climates have shifted.
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A Global Perspective on the Recent Storms and Floods in the UK - Met Office

A Global Perspective on the Recent Storms and Floods in the UK - Met Office | Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
February 2014 - This winter the UK has been affected very severely by an exceptional run of winter storms, culminating in serious coastal damage and widespread, persistent flooding. This paper documents the record-breaking weather and flooding, considers the potential drivers and discusses whether climate change contributed to the severity of the weather and its impacts.
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