Sustainable Development

Photo: Mexico City Sustainable Development = Questions How do we know which development is sustainable? Sustainable for how long? Do we label initiatives and events as ‘unsustainable’ or ‘one-off’? Features Sustainable Sustainability Development Global Goals Planeta.com About Planeta.com Engaging Events Responsible Travel Week

Sustainability

Buzzwords Definitions abound about what constitutes sustainable development, yet we see only a handful of successful applications. Is sustainable development a buzzword or a concept that has the potential to mature? When institutions highlight ‘sustainable development,’ they rarely share materials in a timely manner and even less so with the interested reader in mind. The …

Sustainable

Artwork: BHL, Weasel Sustainable = able to be maintained at a certain rate or level Planeta.com Sustainability Sustainable Development Sustainable Tourism Freya Higgins-Desbiolles: Thoughts on Sustainable Tourism Making Sustainability Smarter: Conversation with Marcus Endicott UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development Adjectives

Sustainable Sources

Elsewhere on the Web Sustainable Sources Key Links http://sustainablesources.com Background Sustainable Sources was founded in 1994 by Bill Christensen as a means to spread information about green building and related fields in an efficient, inexpensive way over the then-new world wide web. Our many years of work on the internet can be a tremendous advantage …

Sustainable Travel Summit #ITMSummit17

For the first time, Immersion Travel Magazine hosts a free, online event for people who love to travel and want to make a difference. Introducing the Sustainable Travel Summit —www.sustainabletravelsummit.com — a four day, online event taking place June 1st through the 4th, 2017. Hashtag: #ITMSummit17; Twitter: https://twitter.com/ImmersionTravel Today – June 1 – Join us for a video …

Cancún Declaration (Text)

CANCUN DECLARATION ON MAINSTREAMING THE CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE USE OF BIODIVERSITY FOR WELL-BEING Source: CBD We, the ministers and other heads of delegation, having met on the occasion of the United Nations Biodiversity Conference, Cancun, Mexico, 2016 1, on 2 and 3 December, DECLARE THAT: 1. It is essential to live in harmony with nature …

South Africa Celebrates National Parks Week 2016

Poster South African National Parks (SANParks) celebrates National Parks Week from September 12-16 in most of South Africa’s national parks, some of which celebrate the week for a week (through September 18). Free access is given to day visitors, with a particular focus on attracting people from local communities. Free access to parks does not …

#IPW6 Day One: Request for Introductions / Livestreaming

Day 1! Welcome to Indigenous Peoples Week, 2016. Hashtag: #ipw6 Our conversations are about to unfold on Facebook as well as Twitter and other social channels. Don’t worry. Today: Livestreaming around 1030am PT via FacebookLive.  Direct link Today’s requests: If you have not done so already, please register https://indiweek2016.eventbrite.com • Please introduce yourself and your interest …