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The Conversation, Monday 30 January 2017

For indigenous communities, fish mean much more than food

The ocean has always sustained their livelihood, but now they must contend with outside competition over declining fish resources.

 

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Eco Business, Wednesday 25 January 2017

Sustainability in Malaysia: Bolted on, or built in?

Construction activity surrounds the towers and dominates Kuala Lumpur City Centre, as new skyscrapers, hotels and residences rise in the capital of a country that has three years left to achieve its grand Wawasan 2020, or Vision 2020.

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Green Biz, Monday 23 January 2017

Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable?

ast week’s World Economic Forum in snowy Davos, Switzerland, brought a blizzard of proclamations about the disruptive impact of artificial in...

 

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UN, Thursday 19 January 2017

At Davos forum, UN chief Guterres calls businesses ‘best allies’ to curb climate change, poverty

Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday called for a new generation of partnerships with the business community to limit the impact of climate change and to re...

 

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Triple Pundit, Friday 6 January 2017

10 Companies Going Zero Waste to Landfill

With the start of the new year, business leaders around the world are contemplating how to take their companies to the next level when it comes to ...

 

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The Star, Thursday 5 January 2017

Sabah to gazette forest as protected area for orang utan population

The Sabah Forestry Department is moving to gazette a forest in central Sabah, rich in orang utan population, as a fully protected area.

 

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Eco Business, Monday 2 January 2017

Top 10 happy environmental stories of 2016

Below, we take a look at some of the “happier” stories of 2016 (in no particular order) — from the declaration of large marine parks to animals that are recovering after years of decline, a reserve for the world’s largest p...

 

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