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Sheffield schools shut under a cloud of diesel

Air quality made a prominent story in The Sunday Times this weekend with the story –¬†Schools shut under a cloud of diesel. Air quality hasn’t, typically, made it in to … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

We need a new name for cities

In the past week I have travelled through the cities of Dubai, Bangkok, Hong Kong and the lesser known Ningbo, in China. On my travels I flew over cities I … Continue reading

June 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

ISCN Day 3 – Global Student Engagement In Paris, In Hong Kong, Globally

The global challenge of climate change needs a global response and their is a special opportunity and role for universities to respond. With fast approaching 200 million students in global … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

ISCN Conference Day 2 – Corporate/University Engagement

What are the skills that business needs in its workforce? How can universities ensure their graduates are equipped with those skills to enable business to be more sustainable? Research underway … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

ISCN Annual Conference Day 2 – Regional Perspectives on Global Change

  John Robinson, Assoc Provost, Sustainability, University of British Columbia opened the morning’s dialogue session with a positive challenge to delegate, showing how, as a sizeable organisation with single ownership, … Continue reading

June 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

City / University Dialogue for Urban Living in 21st Century

This afternoon at the ISCN conference in Hong Kong there is a focus on the way in which universities and cities can form effective, collaborative alliances to contribute towards meeting … Continue reading

June 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

China Academy of Building Research

Professor Stephen Lau from the National University of Singapore explains the routemap adopted by China towards Green Building development. The source of the materials presented are attributed to http://www.cabr.com.cn and … Continue reading

June 17, 2015 · Leave a comment
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