17 Jun '12, 2pm

Download Report: Building an Inclusive Green Economy for All (@povertyenviro) #RioPlus20 #greeneconomy

While significant development progress has been achieved over the past two decades, with almost 650 million people moving out of extreme poverty in developing countries between 1990 and 2008, nearly 1.3 billion women, men and children have been left behind living on less than US$1.25 per day. Even greater numbers suffer other forms of poverty and deprivation, and inequality both within and across countries has increased. Looking ahead, the challenge of overcoming poverty and inequality will be greatly compounded by ecosystem degradation, climate change and economic disruption, which disproportionately impact the poor and most vulnerable. These increasingly interlinked crises threaten hard-won development gains and prospects for continued progress. While calls for action have multiplied, the world’s collective response has fallen far short of what is needed. At the 2002 Wor...

Full article: http://www.wri.org/publication/building-inclusive-green-e...

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todayonline.com 17 Jun '12, 9pm

With just days to go before the Rio+20 Earth Summit, many are speculating about how many world leaders will show up and wh...

World Green Building Night a Stoccarda: premio alla memoria di Mirna Terenziani, thanks to World Green Building...

World Green Building Night a Stoccarda: premio ...

gbcitalia.org 22 Jun '12, 8am

World Green Building Night a Stoccarda Si è tenuto a Stoccarda dal 18 al 20 giugno il congresso mondiale del World Green B...

Make it #Green: What Are the Greenest Choices of Wood for Building? via @gbelements #architecture #design #sustainable

Make it #Green: What Are the Greenest Choices o...

greenbuildingelements.com 18 Jun '12, 5pm

A report by the United States Forestry Service has recently reiterated this fact. The U.S Department of Agriculture’s Clim...

Enormous congrats to winners of @WorldGBC Chairman's Awards, incl. @RachelGutter & all of our global superstars!

Enormous congrats to winners of @WorldGBC Chair...

dgnb.de 18 Jun '12, 6pm

The World Green Building Night 2012 Never has sustainability in Stuttgart been more international – join us for the 2012 W...

Green Building Q&A: Looking for south jersey gr...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 17 Jun '12, 8pm

Building a double wall super insulated 2 story home. Looking for a builder with experience (or excited to learn).

Jane Henley, World Green Building Council Chief Executive, writes for us on Rio+20: Green buildings – a lasting legacy:

Jane Henley, World Green Building Council Chief...

ukgbc.org 15 Jun '12, 2pm

Next week, Rio de Janeiro will host the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, an event widely known as Rio...

Report launched at #Rioplus20 on transition to #greeneconomy & lifting millions out of poverty #futurewewant @UNEP

Report launched at #Rioplus20 on transition to ...

unep.org 14 Jun '12, 7pm

These are the findings of a new report, Building an Inclusive Green Economy for All , launched today at the Rio+20 summit ...

Digital tools - the future of our cities - Indu...

gbca.org.au 18 Jun '12, 4pm

Utilising innovative digital tools to improve and advance our built environment is a key focus of the 2012 Built Environme...

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thegbi.org 22 Jun '12, 12am

The Green Building Initiative (GBI) provides sustainability assessment and certification services to help you reduce opera...

Inclusive #GreenEconomy Given Go Ahead by Heads of State at#RioPlus20:

Inclusive #GreenEconomy Given Go Ahead by Heads...

unep.org 25 Jun '12, 5am

"The outcome of Rio+20 will disappoint and frustrate many given the science, the day-to-day reality of often simply surviv...

Our colleagues across the pond at @USGBC are blogging from #Rio+20. Read the latest one here

Our colleagues across the pond at @USGBC are bl...

ukgbc.org 20 Jun '12, 1pm

“It is time that we steered by the stars, not the lights of each passing ship.” — General Omar Bradley The green building ...

Geiger Research Institute of Sustainable Buildi...

grisb.org 17 Jun '12, 10pm

have completed a fire test that should help mainstream strawbale construction. The New Mexico building codes for straw-cla...

Canada Green Building Council launches GREEN UP...

cagbc.org 14 Jun '12, 6pm

Home/Accueil CaGBC News Canada Green Building Council launches GREEN UP Building Performance Program National database wit...

From 18-20 June the world's most influential gr...

worldgbc.org 15 Jun '12, 7am

From 18 - 20 June 2012, the world's most influential green building leaders will be in one place - the World Green Buildin...