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Spotlight on Business

Spotlight on Business

We live in an era where annual corporate revenues often surpass the GDP of entire countries. With business influence mushrooming, sustainability Pioneers who once saw business as an adversary now want more involvement from corporate actors. Many believe that the best businesses should participate in societal dialogue, push regulatory frameworks and bring the laggards along.

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Stand Beside Bangladesh

Stand Beside Bangladesh

Bangladesh’s economic growth is slowed down by environmental catastrophes related to climate change, local authorities are now creating a detailed action plan in partnership with international organizations and governments around the world to develop a strategy to tackle and mitigate the damage caused by climate change.

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Our global governance crisis

Our global governance crisis

The onus falls on government to give us the systems, incentives and regulatory frameworks to enable sustainable development. We hope to see a sense of shared vision and objectives by governments at Rio+20, but historically, governments have shown a lack of courage.

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Maria Island Marine Reserve – History

Maria Island Marine Reserve – History

published: 2011-07-13

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Eco-Trek 14: China –  Economic Growth and the Environment

Eco-Trek 14: China – Economic Growth and the Environment

On this week’s episode of Eco-Trek, we continue taking an in depth look at the environment in China. Will China be able to balance economic growth and ecological responsibility?

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Exporting Sunshine

Exporting Sunshine

Australia is the sunniest continent on earth. New technologies in Solar, Energy Storage and Energy Exporting shows Solar Energy works.

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Windy Jobs

Windy Jobs

Australia’s largest wind farms are near completion, crating a huge number of jobs opportunities whilst massively reducing our CO2 emissions.

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Hot Rox

Hot Rox

Central Australia is the test site for the world’s first steam powered electricity generated from hot rocks deep beneath the earth

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The Last Parliament

The Last Parliament

Presented by Sir Trevor McDonald, this film looks back at some of the UK Parliament’s great achievements – from the abolition of slavery to the creation of the NHS – before exploring the historic opportunity facing the next Parliament. Will MPs elected this spring put the UK on track for a low carbon economy, before it’s too late?

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The Robin Hood Tax – A Good Idea

The Robin Hood Tax – A Good Idea

This is the launch video for The Robin Hood Tax campaign. A coalition of over 30 charities and non-profit organisations has come together to demand a very small tax on financial transactions to raise serious money for poor people at home and abroad.

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