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Universities agree to take action on sustainability

Universities agree to take action on sustainability

Education, Green Technologies, Research June 25, 2012 at 17:50

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 22 June 2012.  The UN backed Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (DESD) programme aims for educational institutes to promote research and innovation […]

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DSCE highlights recommendations of The Sustainable Arabia ‘Clean Energy’ Conference at the Rio+20 Earth Summit

DSCE highlights recommendations of The Sustainable Arabia ‘Clean Energy’ Conference at the Rio+20 Earth Summit

Recommendations focus on sustainable development policies in the Arab world The opening preparatory session of the United Nations sustainable development Rio+20 Earth Summit commenced with its agenda on 20th June […]

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Sustainable development needs innovative financing and private sector support, experts say

Sustainable development needs innovative financing and private sector support, experts say

Innovative sources of finance and resources from the private sector are key to achieving sustainable development in Africa, African leaders and world experts said yesterday at the United Nations Conference […]

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Rasha Abd Rabu, a Masdar Institute graduate and member of the Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL) program.

Masdar Institute Graduate and YFEL Member Presents Details of Research Project on Waste Management at Rio+20 Summit in Brazil

Education, Featured, Green Technologies, Research June 18, 2012 at 13:40

  UAE National Graduate Rasha Abd Rabu Also Speaks at Women Leaders’ Forum at Rio Rio de Janeiro-Brazil/Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 June, 2012 – Biodiesel produced from waste cooking oil (WCO) […]

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Dubai Supreme Council of Energy joins UAE official delegation attending Rio+20 Earth Summit

Dubai Supreme Council of Energy joins UAE official delegation attending Rio+20 Earth Summit

Delegation headed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to highlight the UAE’s role in encouraging sustainability initiatives Dubai, June 16, 2012: A delegation from the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy […]

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A New Global Architecture for Sustainability Governance

A New Global Architecture for Sustainability Governance

Ahead of Rio+20, the Worldwatch Institute explores ways that governments can move toward a more efficient architecture for environmental institutions Washington, D.C.—-At the upcoming Rio+20 summit from June 20 to […]

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Saeed Mohamed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of The Dubai’s Supreme Council of Energy (SCE)

The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy presents the recommendations of The Sustainable Arabia: Clean Energy Conference

On May 2-3, in Dubai, the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) hosted a regional policy dialogue among concerned parties from the Arab countries to prepare for the forthcoming UN […]

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Developing world regions ‘should drive their own change’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 12 June 2012 As has been widely thought for some time the World has reached it’s tipping point with regards to the amount […]

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Innovation ‘must consider water, energy and land jointly’

Innovation ‘must consider water, energy and land jointly’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 25 May 2012. When considering the sustainability of natural resources it is important to understand that is not only biological species that share […]

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Rio+20 must push past politics with achievable targets

Rio+20 must push past politics with achievable targets

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 16 May 2012. Some countriess are worried that signing up to Sustainable Development Goals might force restrictions on them using their natural resources […]

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