Post date: 16 Sep 2011
To broaden participation in next year’s United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), the United Nations has invited representatives from nine key constituencies, known as major groups, to submit ideas on how the world can move towards sustainable development — a process aimed at promoting economic prosperity and improving the quality of life for everyone, while protecting the environment for present and future generations.
Post date: 16 Sep 2011
Putting prosperity on a more sustainable footing
The German Chancellor drew on the four guiding principles underlying the National Sustainability Strategy to show what the German Government is doing to implement the concept of sustainability. The debt brake incorporated into the Basic Law, for example, is based on the guiding principle of intergenerational equity. It stipulates that from 2016 the Federation will, to all intents and purposes, have to eliminate the structural deficit. From 2020 it effectively puts a cap on new debt in the Länder (federal states).
Post date: 9 Aug 2011
Nordic Climate Festival @ Aalto is held at the Aalto University Otaniemi campus in Espoo, Finland.
Nordic Climate Festival @Aalto is a 4-day event on finding and promoting best available Nordic initiatives towards sustainable communities. The festival is part of the Finnish Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2011.
Join us to discuss, brainstorm and socialize with other like-minded students and top research teams of Aalto University!
Post date: 3 Aug 2011
The Prize also aims to reward original and innovative ideas and pedagogical methods promoting sustainable principles and practices in curricula of higher education.
For further information on the EDUCATE Prize please visit www.educate-sustainability.eu/prize or send an email to email@example.com
Post date: 26 Jul 2011
About the Network
Network for Sustainable Construction and Innovation through Procurement
is a growing European network of public authorities working together
Find new, sustainable construction solutions, and
Encourage innovation in construction procurement
What does the Network do?
The Network participants identify topics which are of most interest to them for their own construction activities.
Post date: 17 Mai 2011
Dear Members, please connect with me: firstname.lastname@example.org
Post date: 16 Apr 2011
Post date: 30 Jan 2011
On the evening, the Ceremony and Walking dinner at the Palais des Beaux Arts were opened by Selma Harrington, President of the ACE and addressed by a number of international speakers, including Rosen Plevneliev, Minister of Regional Development and Public Works in Bulgaria; Louise Cox, President of the International Union of Architects; Andrey Bokov, President of the Union of Architects of Russia, and Tom Vonier on behalf of Georg Miller, President of the Architects Institute of America.
(Photos: Fabrice Debatty)
Post date: 7 Dez 2010
It showcases 32 of the best examples of sustainable architecture in Europe. Open until the 3rd of December, it will subsequently travel across Europe displaying the potential and the ingenuity of the architects’ approach to sustainability. The projects are classified in eight different themes that emphasise their quality and features.
If you would like to host the exhibition in your country or if you wish to receive a catalogue then make a request by writing an e-mail to email@example.com
Post date: 2 Dez 2010