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Category: Development :: Sustainable Development
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Why I went to work for the Swedish government 4.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
From entrepreneur to civil servant, in the name of sustainability.
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Sustainable nutrition: a new term for an old concern 27.8.2018 GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: The complexities of balancing human nutrition and sustainable land use.
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How New Jersey can finance its bold new clean energy targets 24.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How New Jersey can finance its bold new clean energy targets
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How New Jersey can finance its bold new clean energy targets 23.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How New Jersey can finance its bold new clean energy targets
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Here's how small businesses can get a bigger piece of the pie in Philly, advocates say 17.8.2018 Philly.com News
Many obstacles stand in the way of small business getting work from the city and its major employers, including complex and not well-publicized procurement processes, says a new report by the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia.
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Can talking trash actually make sports more sustainable? 17.8.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Reduction In Motion’s Kelsey Hallowell is efficiently reducing waste with Baltimore athletics and helping fans go green.
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5 reasons companies are collaborating to end deforestation 6.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Working together can help balance the sometimes seemingly conflicting goals of economic growth, social development and environmental protection.
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Solar design and installation company empowers employees to be owners 3.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
PV Squared Is Setting New Standards in the Renewable Energy Industry, One Employee at a Time
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Why corporate tax savings should be held to a higher standard 29.5.2018 GreenBiz.com
Should corporations' windfalls lead to a sustainability stimulus?
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RELEASE: New Study Calls on Cities to Integrate Informal Workers 29.5.2018 WRI Stories
RELEASE: New Study Calls on Cities to Integrate Informal Workers The informal economy accounts for 50-80 percent of urban employment in cities across the Global south WASHINGTON (May 29, 2018) — Informal workers represent 50 to 80 percent of urban employment in the Global south – from street vendors and waste pickers, to workers manufacturing goods at home – and generate up to half of GDP outside of agriculture. Though cities need informal workers to be productive, most are either ambivalent... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Why diversity in sustainability matters, and what you can do 23.5.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Here's what some are — and aren't — doing to fight whitewashing in the green movement.
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Can mini-grids solve sustainable energy access? 30.4.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Community energy and mini-grids are promising models for reducing global energy poverty, but the nascent sector is still far from proven.
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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three 27.4.2018 THE CITY FIX
A few short years ago, the idea of sustainability drew praise as something that ought to be encouraged for its environmental benefits, despite what was then seen as its inevitable trade-off with economic growth. That was Phase One. Phase Two ...
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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three 18.4.2018 WRI Stories
Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three Comments|Add Comment|PrintBicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India. Photo by WRI Ross Cities This post was originally published in The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 Report. A few short years ago, the idea of sustainability drew praise as something that ought to be encouraged for its environmental its inevitable trade-off with economic growth. That was Phase One. Phase Two emerged from a number of empirical studies that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Why human resources is your sustainability ally 18.4.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Don't overlook the department that's on the frontlines in terms of advancing good jobs and an ethical culture.
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Transcript of Zuckerberg’s second day of questioning on the Hill 12.4.2018 Washington Post
Transcript of Zuckerberg’s second day of questioning on the Hill
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How this up-and-coming leader is improving energy equity in Illinois 10.4.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How this up-and-coming leader is improving energy equity in Illinois
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It's time to double down on decarbonization efforts 10.4.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
A deeply worrying new trend has appeared — the recoupling of emissions and economic growth.
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The surest path to a green card may be an investor visa — at least for anybody with $500,000 to spare 10.4.2018 L.A. Times - World News

Fresh out of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles with a degree in applied information management systems, Ishaan Khanna landed an internship at Ticketmaster.com.

But after the U.S. government rejected his application for an H-1B visa — available to highly skilled workers in fields with a...

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Meet the women of the clean energy and sustainability workforce 28.3.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Meet the women of the clean energy and sustainability workforce
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