In less than eight months, humanity has used up nature’s entire budget for the year, according to data from Global Footprint Network (GFN), an international sustainability think tank based in the United States, Switzerland and Belgium.[more]
Hosting over 1,000 delegates including government officials, scholars, business leaders and representatives from NGOs across the globe, the Guiyang Eco Forum Global Annual Conference 2014 has been successfully concluded on 12 July 2014 in Guiyang, China, under the theme of “Leveraging reforms, joining hands globally and marching into the new era of eco-civilization.”[more]
The second round of applications for 100 Resilient Cities Challenge is now open for cities. This competition represents a US $100 million commitment and is organized by the Rockefeller Foundation to improve urban resilience.[more]
Staring from 13 June to 25 July 2014, Seoul city is organizing an environmental visual art work contest to collect ideas and inspirations on urban sustainable development.