Lately, shoppers have been faced with more decisions than ever when it comes to clothing and where to buy from, but one of the biggest dilemmas comes from confusion around the language of sustainability. Of course, the information on the label can sometimes be confusing and misleading, and there’s a lot of new language to get your head around. So, here’s a handy guide to help you figure out the difference between ethical and sustainable, and why you absolutely should ask for both from all your fashion purchases.
September 7, 2020
The state-of-the-art Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre (KIOSC) is a joint initiative between Swinburne and local secondary schools. Their goal is simple: to inspire and empower students with the skills and knowledge they need for their future careers. The facility provides hands-on learning experiences for secondary school students and professional development sessions for teachers.
In order to achieve the objective of becoming 100 per cent self-sustainable for all its power needs, Indian Railways has decided to set up solar power plants on vacant unused rail land on a mega scale, a decisive step towards going green and achieving the net zero carbon emissions target by 2030.
The Bristol Gulls is a team of four women taking on the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge 2020, the world’s toughest rowing race, to raise awareness of ocean pollution and drowning prevention. Lorna, Phoebe, Sarah and Sofia aim to be the first team to complete the race in a boat made in an environmentally-friendly way.
‘Wisdom’ of Guatemala’s indigenous people needed for sustainable development: a UN Resident Coordinator blog
Now more than ever, we must heed the wisdom of indigenous peoples. This wisdom calls upon us to care for the earth so that not only our generation may enjoy it, but that future generations may as well.” This wisdom is passed down to us through stories and spirits.
Headlines include: Sea level rise could bring flooding to inland California — San Diego considers new proposal to bring 50K new residents, 25K new jobs to Kearny Mesa — L.A. City Council will create ‘transparency office’ amid sweeping corruption probe — and more.
UN Live United Nations Web TV – Meetings & Events – Launch of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Report on the Task Force on Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals
UN Secretary-General António Guterres will join Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator and Maria Ramos, until recently CEO of ABSA Group, as Co-Chairs of his Task Force on Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals…
Shipping Envelopes & Protective Packaging | Industries – Mailer Envelopes, Sustainable Packaging & Cold Packs for Shipping
Many companies need to keep perishable items cold in transit. Some use couriers and worry about a few hours spent baking on a doorstep and others need to keep tissue samples stable while traveling internationally. We help customers achieve their thermal goals while keeping cost and material waste to a minimum.
SUSTAINABLE SOILS ALLIANCE – Reversing the soils crisis for food security, climate change mitigation and flood protection
The SSA has responded to Defra’s Environmental Land Management policy discussion, which closed for submissions on 31 July. We argued for greater recognition and protections for soil health in new, post-Brexit agriculture policy.
Pétition · Promote environmental sustainability by funding of the plantation of more trees and Eco-f
I will be enabled to increase tree coverage with my team all over the world . Being in partnership with environmentalists ,climate activists and wildlife conservatives to reshape the landscape of the universe and Beings’ mindset.