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The Star, Saturday 18 February 2017

It’s World Pangolin Day today, but will they become extinct soon?

A pangolin is captured from the wild, either to be killed or sold, every five minutes in the world. In fact, they are the most smuggled animal in t...

 

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Edie, Thursday 16 February 2017

Sustainably attired: H&M and Mango launch ethical fashion collections

H&M’s ‘Conscious Exclusive’ range and Mango’s ‘Committed Life' collection represent “a more sustainable future” for the turbo-charged clothing and textile industry, which remains one of the circular ec...

 

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The Guardian, Wednesday 15 February 2017

Solar-powered trains are closer to reality than we might think

How can we connect solar photovoltaics (PV) directly to railways to power electric trains? That’s the question my charity 10:10 and researche...

 

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The Star, Sunday 12 February 2017

Sterling fight against climate change

IN the story of the Chinese zodiac, the rooster is the 10th animal to cross the river and the Jade Emperor’s finish line. But it did not cross alone. It found a small raft, and invited the goat and the monkey to join him on the crossing.

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Mckinsey, Wednesday 8 February 2017

Time for a new gender-equality playbook

More than 75 percent of CEOs include gender equality in their top ten business priorities, but gender outcomes across the largest companies are not...

 

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Free Malaysia Today, Wednesday 1 February 2017

Malaysia’s first carbon credit firm to offset CO2 emissions

Malaysia’s first carbon credit rating company hopes to see other states follow Kelantan’s move after the state gave the company 25% of its land mass for forest preservation and to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.

 

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