Circular Economy

Buzzwords Circular Economy = Economic system aimed at the continual use of resources by eliminating waste Headlines How to build a circular economy that recycles carbon – Vox 6 circular economy trends that will shape 2020 – Greenbiz Fixing our recycling system by investing in the circular economy Lauren Brown: Circular Economy Challenge was a …

Renewable Energy

Buzzwords Renewable Energy = energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat Also see: clean energy Headlines How Germany helped make renewable energy cheap for the rest of the world Wikipedia Renewable energy Examples Clean Energy Wind Energy …

All-Inclusive

Artwork All-Inclusive = Including everything Quotes The ‘pro’ argument for all inclusives is always that local people should be happy because they offer ‘employment’. At a recent conference on responsible tourism, when one international hotel chain which was boasting its ethical practices in the Caribbean, because it was now buying all its jam from an …

Gastrodiplomacy

Buzzwords Gastrodiplomacy = Following the premise is that “the easiest way to win hearts and minds is through the stomach.” Also known as culinary diplomacy Headlines Gastrodiplomacy: Cooking Up A Tasty Lesson On War And Peace – NPR Wikipedia Culinary diplomacy Planeta Tourism Definitions Culinary Tourism Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities Food Links Diplomacy

Skype

Logo Among our favorite apps for communication – Skype — skype.com — first released in 2003, making quite the leap forward with phone calls. Skype to Skype calls are free – but to call a mobile or landline from Skype, you need a little Skype Credit or a subscription. The price you pay depends on …

Carbon Label

Buzzwords Carbon Label = Description of the the carbon dioxide emissions created as a by-product of manufacturing, transporting, or disposing of a consumer product Notes Carbon labels are important to consumers wishing to minimize their ecological footprint and contribution to global warming made by their purchases. Headlines What you eat on holiday can be worse …

Zero Draft

Poster Zero Draft = Embedded Tweets JUST RELEASED‼️ 'Zero Draft' of the #post2020 global biodiversity framework Get your first look at the text that will form the basis for negotiations on a #biodiversity2020 agreement to safeguard all life on Earth. See item 4 here: https://t.co/cCYg0y2NFK pic.twitter.com/ZCo8laF3PV — UN Biodiversity (@UNBiodiversity) January 12, 2020 ‘Zero Draft’ …

Ecological Civilization

Buzzwords Ecological Civilization = Ecological civilization is the final goal of social and environmental reform within a given society. It implies that the changes required in response to global climate disruption and social injustices are so extensive as to require another form of human civilization, one based on ecological principles (Wikipedia) Headlines The path to …

Dog Park

Buzzwords Dog Park = Park for dogs to exercise, socialize, and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners Elsewhere on the Web tpl.org/dogparks 2019 Rankings – TPL Examples: Fort Wayne, Indiana Fort Wayne, Indiana Examples: Clark County, Nevada Dog Parks Examples: Henderson, Nevada Henderson, Nevada Henderson: Dog Park Petiquette and …