69th General Debate Continues Discussion of Post-2015 Agenda, Highlights Biodiversity, SIDS Issues

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Taking a Call for Climate Change to the Streets

Taking a Call for Climate Change to the Streets By LISA W. FODERARO  NY Times, SEPT. 21, 2014 Slide Show Slide Show|13 Photos A Demonstration for the Planet in Manhattan CreditDamon Winter/The New York Times C Legions of demonstrators frustrated by international inaction on global warming descended on New York …

Sustainable Development Update – 18 September 2014 – Sustainable Development Policy & Practice

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Club of Rome Newsflash 122

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash122.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL – Berlin: Climate Engineering Conference (18.-21.8.2014)– Hanover: Decoupling (27.-29.8.2014)– Mexcio City: Annual Conference of the Club of Rome (16.-18.10.2014)– New Delhi: Securing Food for All …

Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash122.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL – Berlin: Climate Engineering Conference (18.-21.8.2014)– Hanover: Decoupling (27.-29.8.2014)– Mexcio City: Annual Conference of the Club of Rome (16.-18.10.2014)– New Delhi: Securing Food for All …

FTC Newsletter – April – June 2014: The stakes are high!

Berlin Brussels Lima London Nairobi New Delhi Washington     Dear friends, When compiling our latest newsletter, we realized just how eventful the last three months have been. From the Indian government’s creation of a task force to investigate offshore accounts to the Queen of England’s speech announcing the UK’s …

Newsflash No 120 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:

Newsflash No 120 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash120.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSORGANISATION– Club of Rome Received IFAT Award– New Chair and Secretary in Finland– CoR Media ReviewFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL – Bucharest: Life in Focus (5.6.14)– Ottawa: Two Almost Free Energy Technologies Supporting …

Family farming vital for resilient, food-secure future

Family farming vital for resilient, food-secure future Italian Finance Minister Saccomanni and Unilever CEO Polman to attend IFAD Governing Council Rome, 17 February 2014 – As the international delegates from its 172 farmers for the future we want” in recognition of this year’s United Nations International Year of Family Farming (IYFF). …

Mapping the global transition to the solar age

Press Release Global Futurist Solar Age”   February 11, 2014, St. Augustine, FL — On Tuesday, February11, 2014, ICAEW and Tomorrow’s Company launched Hazel Henderson’s publication ‘Mapping the Global Transition to the Solar Age: From “Economism” to Earth Systems Science‘, at the Chartered Accountants’ Hall, Moorgate Place, challenges which are …