Tag: government

REDD+

REDD+, what is it? REDD stands for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation, and is a program created to assist developing countries prepare and implement national REDD+ strategies. REDD+ goes farther to include the role of conservation,… Read More

Planetary Socialism

This was a really interesting opinion piece for me.¬†Read the full article here:¬†Going Green but Getting Nowhere The quick abstract is that the author feels that individual action regarding climate change (ie: recycling, reusing bags, buying carbon offsets,… Read More

Sustainability Defined by the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation

I like this definition of sustainability by the NYC Parks Department: What is Sustainability? Sustainability is a commitment to social, economic and environmental factors that promote long-term survival, a capacity to endure and a sustained quality of life…. Read More