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The website of The Interfaith Peacebuilding and Community Revitalization (IPCR) Initiative now has a Discussion Forum. The IPCR Discussion Forum can be accessed from any IPCR website page at www.ipcri.net and also at http://ipcrdiscussionforum....
Beginning in February, 2011, The IPCR Initiative has been sending outreach messages by postmail to many people, in many related fields of activity. Believing there is an urgent need to build bridges between diverse communities of people, this...
.I need example(s) of :- 1- policies that reduce poverty at the expense of the environment. 2- policies that reduce degradation at the expense of the poor people.
The product has been patented, lab tested, and field tested in Africa. It disinfects drinking water using UV light and is powered by a hand-crank (for the household version) or a bicycle (for the kiosk version). It combines a small business...
Clean water, sanitation, and shelter are human rights that also rank as necessities, along with clean air, food, and the freedom to enjoy social interaction with fellow humans. This solution is applied economics with immediate yields that extend...
Encouraging the sustainable management of forests is one of our most promising strategies for conserving ecosystem services in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Forest management can provide income to landowners while conserving their forest‐provided...
Go to our website www.solarUtopia.org which features our peer-reviewed report "A Solar Transition is Possible" with important updates, including an estimate of how much conventional petroleum is needed to bring about a full solar transition in just...
(Full title) “Calling ‘the better angels of our nature’: A Multi-Angle View of the Debt Crises” (January, 2012) (398 pages). The document described in this post was initially meant to be the “Statistics and Observations” part for the Debt Crises...
The word democracy derives from the Greek word that literally means “people govern”. Generally, it is assumed throughout the world that the democratic way of decision-making is the best possible and therefore the most acceptable. The only problem is...
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Getting to 350: Building Strategies for 21st Century Aspirations
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Designing the Future of the Earth Co-operatively.
United Nations Climate Change Conference (Dec 7-18, 2009)
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