RETHINKING ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY WORLD SYSTEM HISTORY AND GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
Environmental history - Wikipedia
Environmental history is the study of human interaction with the natural world over time, emphasising the active role nature plays in influencing human affairs and vice versa. Environmental history emerged in the United States out of the environmental movement of the 1960s and 1970s, and much of its impetus still stems from present-day global environmental concerns.
Speech by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim
With 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries.
Agency (NPS) History
Antiquities Act of 1906 (Ronald F. Lee, 2001). Antiquities: Training Bulletin for Field Employees of the National Park Service United States Department of the Interior (1954). A Very Large Array: Early Federal Historic Preservation — The Antiquities Act, Mesa Verde, and the National Park Service Act (Richard West Sellars, from National Resources Journal, vol. 47 no. 2, Spring 2007
Political history - Wikipedia
Political history is the narrative and analysis of political events, ideas, movements, organs of government, voters, parties and leaders. It is interrelated to other fields of history, especially diplomatic history, as well as constitutional history and public history. Political history studies the organization and operation of power in large societies.
Taxonomy, History of - Biology Encyclopedia - cells, plant
Taxonomy, the field of biological classification, attempts to group types of organisms in meaningful ways. Modern taxonomy is based on similarities among organisms that reflect descent from recent shared ancestors, rather than similar solutions to environmental challenges.
Rethinking plastic packaging – towards a circular economy
Decoupling our growth from our environmental impact is at the heart of our Unilever Sustainable Living Plan targets to reduce the weight of our packaging by one third by 2020 and halving the waste associated with the disposal of our products by 2020. Since 2010, our total waste footprint per consumer use has reduced by 31%†[PDF]
Industry Agenda The New Plastics Economy Rethinking the
Feb 13, 20154 The New Plastics Economy: Rethinking the future of plastics We live in a defining moment in history – a moment where the international community has come together to agree on[PDF]
Rethinking Public Administration: an Overview
5 this context, Rethinking Public Administration presents a wide array of experiences and approaches to public administration reform. At the same time, this diversity reveals some caveats. The number of countries which are the focus
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We make some of the world’s best-known brands – all are on a journey to reducing their environmental footprint and increasing their positive social impact.
Rethinking Urban Air Mobility - airbus
Airbus has already carried out a successful trial in São Paulo of its helicopter ride-hailing service Voom, which aims to ease congestion by making helicopter travel more accessible and affordable. Elsewhere, teams from Silicon Valley to Europe and Asia are working to create entirely new vehicles.