Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

Celebrating Bio-Diversity Day: It’s Not A ‘Wake’ Yet

Compiled by Newsbyrd staff- (May 22, 2012)  On December 29th 1993, at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development held in Rio, 172 governments ratified a motion creating International Day for Biological Diversity, to be observed each year,... Read more

Can Democracy and the Environment Co-exist and Prosper?

By Mark Kneubuhl- (April 3, 2012) The short answer is, of course they can -as long as human nature doesn’t get in the way. In a UN report on Global Sustainability, released earlier this year and entitled, Resilient People,... Read more