Zero Waste Initiatives viewed from a capital city’s experience

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BEST PRACTICES CORNER: Zero Waste Initiatives viewed from a capital city’s experience. (Reference: http://www.nowaste.act.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/12464/landfillgraphpdf.pdf Canberra, Australia This case study is one of nine contributing to the Green Alliance paper An International Survey of Zero Waste Initiatives. The overview paper gives the background to this work and captures the findings and recommendations…

Strategic Planning Workshop on the Formulation of the Local Heritage Plan (Lecture Series 1-A)

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The 4 Pillars of Clean Environment based on Australian Experience are:  Clean Land, Clean Air, Clean Water and National Heritage.  Today’s activity here on Earthniversity will focus on the topic: Strategic Planning Workshop on the Formulation of the Local Heritage Plan. Introduction In planning the  implementation of a specific program or project in…

Central Market: The Original Nerve Center

Central Market: The original nerve center of Bacolod City. In the early 60s, life was lived simply in Bacolod City. As a child of a working class family in Barrio Obrero, now known as Villamonte, our life, just like most kids, was focused on going to school, accompanying the adults to the market, attending the … Continue reading

To What Extent Does A Reclamation Project Hurts Biodiversity?

The non-stop reclamation project of China in the disputed group of islands and islets at the West Philippine Sea or the Spratly group of islands has been causing great irreparable damage to the Biodiversity in that region.  The damage had been observed in the shoals and atolls that included the Johnson Reef, McKennan Reef, Mischief Reef, … Continue reading