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Threatened by Renewable Energy, Fossil Fuel Companies Highlight Their Role in Alleviating Poverty

Threatened by Renewable Energy, Fossil Fuel Companies Highlight Their Role in Alleviating Poverty | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp., Peabody Energy Corp. and Glencore Plc have increasingly taken to portraying themselves as champions of the world’s poor.
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Sustainable Fashion — A Movement Coming To A Store Near You - PlanetSave.com

Sustainable Fashion — A Movement Coming To A Store Near You - PlanetSave.com | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Sustainable Fashion — A Movement Coming To A Store Near YouPlanetSave.comGreen thinking is thankfully becoming main stream and is not isolated to a few dedicated eco-warriors. People are finally becoming socially conscious and ...
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Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative: Exchanges listing over 4600 ... - Reuters

Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative: Exchanges listing over 4600 ... - Reuters | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative: Exchanges listing over 4600 ...ReutersRio de Janeiro, 18 June 2012 - A core group of five stock exchanges - NASDAQ OMX, BM&FBOVESPA, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), the Istanbul ...and more »...
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Balancing people, planet and profits - eTurboNews

Balancing people, planet and profits - eTurboNews | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Balancing people, planet and profitseTurboNewsAdopting a new sustainable tourism industry ... We need to present 'one voice' on sustainability issues, especially in the national and international policy arena, ...
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Environmentalists Say UN Sustainability Pact Lacks Teeth - Businessweek

Environmentalists Say UN Sustainability Pact Lacks Teeth - Businessweek | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Mother Nature NetworkEnvironmentalists Say UN Sustainability Pact Lacks TeethBusinessweekUnited Nations envoys are preparing to endorse the broadest steps yet to harmonize economic development with efforts to protect the environment, measures ...UN...
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Pet Trade Frogs Fund Conservation – Wikiri's Unique Strategy Herp ...

Pet Trade Frogs Fund Conservation – Wikiri's Unique Strategy Herp ... | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Decades of work in zoos and the pet trade has, I believe, given me a unique perspective on the contributions that each can make to amphibian conservation. Over the years, I have been greatly influenced by the work of private keepers who, ...
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California, Australia on the new frontier of conservation - Latitude News

California, Australia on the new frontier of conservation - Latitude News | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
@EcoJive On the underwater frontier of conservation: http://t.co/sO2ozSKI #latitudenews #Australia #California...
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Marine conservation zones 'will benefit Welsh coast' - BBC News

Marine conservation zones 'will benefit Welsh coast' - BBC News | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
BBC NewsMarine conservation zones 'will benefit Welsh coast'BBC NewsA government adviser has been trying to allay concerns about restrictions imposed by planned marine conservation zones (MCZs) around the Welsh coast.Fishermen tell CCW and Welsh Government...
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Does Australia's marine reserve plan justify the grand rhetoric?

Does Australia's marine reserve plan justify the grand rhetoric? | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
It's the 'biggest ever step' in ocean conservation, says Australia's environment minister – but many strongly disagree (Does Australia's marine reserve plan justify the grand rhetoric?
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SUSTAINABLE EARTH ADVENTURES - About Us

SUSTAINABLE EARTH ADVENTURES - About Us | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Conservation is a state of harmony between (wo)men and land.
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Biodiversity board focuses on conservation - Times of India

Biodiversity board focuses on conservation - Times of India | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Biodiversity board focuses on conservationTimes of IndiaThe board will ensure that the Biological Diversity Act 2002 is implemented in the state.
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Defining “sustainable communities.” - Oskaloosa news

Defining “sustainable communities.” - Oskaloosa news | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Oskaloosa newsDefining “sustainable communities.”Oskaloosa newsKaid Benfield, Sustainable Communities program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), uses the term “sustainable communities” to ...
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Environmental Foundation for Africa- Biodiversity Conservation and

EFA has secured a prime location at the intersection of three eco-systems: rainforest, mangrove and beach, just outside of Freetown, Sierra Leone, to build a Biodiversity Conservation and Renewable Energy Learning Centre.
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New contract between science and society critical for ensuring ... - Phys.Org

New contract between science and society critical for ensuring ... - Phys.Org | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
New contract between science and society critical for ensuring ...Phys.OrgEnsuring a sustainable future in the face of inter-connected, human-induced challenges facing the Earth system urgently requires new knowledge and a new ...and more »...
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The Role of business to realize gender equality and sustainability ...

The Role of business to realize gender equality and sustainability ... | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet Keynote Speech at Rio + 20 Corporate Sustainability Forum CEO Luncheon Session : “Women and Sustainable Development – the Role of Business” Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ...
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Sustainability Conference goes green this week at UC Davis - Daily Democrat

Sustainability Conference goes green this week at UC Davis - Daily Democrat | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Sustainability Conference goes green this week at UC DavisDaily DemocratNearly 1000 people actively working to green the campuses of California s public and private institutions of higher education will gather at UC Davis, this week ...and more »...
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Water Conservation Resources And Going Green |

Water Conservation Resources And Going Green | | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Human consumption of water has gone beyond the point of watchfulness and has, instead, entered an area of vast concern creating water conservation resources of paramount concern to everyone on the planet.
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Evaluation Team Member, CBNRM Implementation Project Evaluation – MSI (TANZANIA) | | Jobs @ Afridevelopr.netJobs @ Afridevelopr.net

Evaluation Team Member, CBNRM Implementation Project Evaluation – MSI (TANZANIA) | | Jobs @ Afridevelopr.netJobs @ Afridevelopr.net | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
New #Job: Evaluation Team Member, CBNRM Implementation Project Evaluation – MSI (TANZANIA) http://t.co/PaNCyvc8...
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Conservation Entrepreneurship - Wikiversity

Conservation Entrepreneurship - Wikiversity | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Conservation_Entrepreneurship http://t.co/HrXzI5D9...
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US$125 million for Shire River Basin Conservation | Face of Malawi

US$125 million for Shire River Basin Conservation | Face of Malawi | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
The World Bank has provided the Malawi government with US$125 million, about K33 billion, to improve land and water management along the country's Shire river basin. The World Bank's board of executive directors ...
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Kwita Izina - Celebrating Conservation - AllAfrica.com

Kwita Izina - Celebrating Conservation - AllAfrica.com | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Kwita Izina - Celebrating ConservationAllAfrica.comYesterday was the 8th gorilla naming ceremony, where 19 baby gorillas were named in a colorful ceremony in Kinigi, Musanze district.
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O'Farrell's 10% of parks for hunting is 40% of total area

O'Farrell's 10% of parks for hunting is 40% of total area | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
O'Farrell's 10% of parks for hunting is 40% of total area (@smhnews O'Farrell's 10% of parks for hunting is 40% of total area http://t.co/yVbliMQm #nohuntingNP #environment...)...
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Ocean Conservation Progress 'Pitiful' Over Past 20 Years

Ocean Conservation Progress 'Pitiful' Over Past 20 Years | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
We should all rightly congratulate Australia for creating the largest network of marine reserves in the world. However taken as a whole we’re falling pathetically short of what needs to be done to...
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Wide Urban World: Ancient Urban Sustainability

Wide Urban World: Ancient Urban Sustainability | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have an incredibly extensive set of data on ancient urban sustainability, but we have yet to pursue targeted analyses of those data. I think that someday we will be able to answer the question posed above, but ...
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South Africans show support for sustainability labels – Fairtrade Africa

South Africans show support for sustainability labels – Fairtrade Africa | The Nature of Modernity | Scoop.it
Fairtrade Africa together with WWF-South Africa (WWF-SA) and the South African radio network SAfm hosted a successful event on ethical food labels. The new and innovative radio debate format was a contest rather than a ...
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