Sustainability in New Zealand
Sustainability in New Zealand is being increasingly recognised as being good practice and the government has made some moves toward this goal.
Over the relatively short human occupation of New Zea...
Centre for Alternative Technology
The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) (Welsh: Canolfan y Dechnoleg Amgen) is an eco-centre in Powys, mid-Wales, dedicated to demonstrating and teaching sustainable development. CAT, despite ...
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Soil policy (Victoria, Australia)
Soil policy in Victoria refers to the policies of soil governance in the Australian state of Victoria. In a 10-year vision for the environment of Victoria which is spelled out in "Growing Victoria Tog...
Sustainable development in Scotland
Sustainable development in Scotland has a number of distinct strands. The idea of sustainable development was used by the Brundtland Commission which defined it as development that "meets the needs...
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Findhorn Ecovillage
Findhorn Ecovillage is an experimental architectural community project based at The Park, in Moray, Scotland, near the village of Findhorn. The project's main aim is to demonstrate a sustainable devel...
Findhorn Ecovillage - Wikipedia
Wales Institute for Sustainable Education
The Wales Institute for Sustainable Education (WISE) is an educational building located at the Centre for Alternative Technology near Machynlleth, Powys, Wales.It was designed as a case study for sust...
Wales Institute for Sustainable Education - Wikipedia
Farmer-managed natural regeneration
Farmer-managed natural regeneration (FMNR) is a low-cost, sustainable land-restoration technique used to combat poverty and hunger amongst poor subsistence farmers in developing countries by increasin...
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The Transition Decade
The Transition Decade is a non-partisan shared campaign which is coordinated by an alliance of Australian community, social, and environmental groups, non-profits and NGO's. The initiative forms a uni...
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The 2010 Imperative
The 2010 Imperative is an initiative issued by Architecture 2030 that requires ecological literacy, largely missing from the curriculum in the United States, to become a key element of design educati...
Generation Zero (NZ Group)
Generation Zero is a youth-led organisation in New Zealand focused on transitioning society away from its dependency on fossil fuels and combating climate change.Generation Zero "was founded with the ...
Green building in France
Green building in FranceIn July 2007, the French government established six working groups to address ways to redefine France's environment policy. The proposed recommendations were then put to public...
Sustainable Business Network
The Sustainable Business Network (SBN) is a membership-based social enterprise located in Auckland, New Zealand. The network was created in October 2002 by founder and CEO Rachel Brown.
The networ...
Solatube
Solatube International is the manufacturer of Solatube Daylighting Systems, a type of tubular daylighting device. The company, originally located in Australia, invented tubular daylighting devices, wh...