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Environment and climate change at the top of the G20 agenda


Scientists and environmentalists say a global agreement will be critical to prevent a 2C degree rise in temperature by the end of this century.

This year’s meeting of the leaders of the G20 nations in Antalya, Turkey takes place amid a renewed urgency that their discussions be as much... Apr 16, 2016

Sustainability | Europe | Turkey



Japanese Construction Practices

Technology and sustainability define construction industry




In a successful bid to meet higher green standards and boost a dormant sector, Japan’s housing industry is leading the way in sustainable construction... Dec 01, 2015

Real Estate | Asia-Pacific | Japan


G20 Tackles Climate Change

Environment and climate change at the top of the G20 agenda


China, the largest emitter of greenhouse gases, aims to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions per unit of GDP by 60-65% by 2030, from 2005 levels, and to increase its use of renewables to 20%

Ahead of the UN’s COP21 conference in Paris, this year’s meeting of the leaders of the G20 nations in Antalya, Turkey, took place on November... Dec 01, 2015

Government | Sustainability | Europe | Turkey


COP21 Paris Climate Conference

Cyprus adds its voice to the COP21 call for action against climate change


From 30 November to 11 December 2015, the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP21 in Paris aims to mobilize global action to limit global warming

Already with its own plans for a greener economic future, Cyprus has high hopes for an ambitious, binding agreement at COP21 that will force all countries... Dec 01, 2015

Sustainability | Europe | Cyprus



More solar and wind sources

Renewables to reduce hydrocarbon use by more than 25% by 2025




While renewables currently only generate 1-2% of the country’s energy, Pakistan is committed to using more solar and wind sources to reduce its... Dec 01, 2015

Energy | Sustainability | Asia-Pacific | Pakistan


Financial inclusion initiatives changing lives

Tineyi Emmanuel Mawocha & Germaine Mukamusana
CEO & Acting CEO of Urwego Opportunity Bank Rwanda

CEO Tineyi Emmanuel Mawocha and Acting CEO Germaine Mukamusana of Urwego Opportunity Bank... Oct 28, 2016


New energy R&D has global impact

Kazuo Furukawa
Chairman of the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

One of the largest institutions in the world for R&D into energy and environmental problems,... Jun 13, 2016


Energy efficient Italy at the forefront of sustainability and renewables

Francesco Sperandini
Chairman & CEO of Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE)

With 1% of its GDP dedicated to the development of renewable energy sources, Italy has achieved... Jun 05, 2016


Local dialogues create ‘win-win situations’ for Israeli developer with U.S. expansion in its sights

Moshe Lahmani
Chairman of Shikun & Binui

Focused on real estate, infrastructure, PPPs, renewable energy and water management, Israel’s... Jan 17, 2016


Biodiversity hotspot sets out environmental action plans and urges global efforts to meet climate challenges

Nicos Kouyialis
Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment for Cyprus

Cyprus’ Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment Nicos Kouyialis... Dec 01, 2015


Focus on back to basics in one of the most unique areas of the world highlights major eco-tourism potential

Klelia Vasiliou
Managing Director of the Troodos Development Company and the Troodos Geopark Visitors Center

Klelia Vasiliou, Managing Director of the Troodos Development Company and the Troodos Geopark... Dec 01, 2015


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