Hong Kong International Convention for the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships

The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships , or Hong Kong Convention is a mulitateral convention adopted in 2009, which has not entered into force. The conference was created by 63 countries, and overseen by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which is a specialist agency of the United Nations (UN). [1] Continue reading “Hong Kong International Convention for the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships”

International Conference on Green Chemistry

The International IUPAC Conferences on Green Chemistry (ICGCs) brings together several hundred scientists, technologists, and experts from all over the world with the aim to exchange and disseminate new ideas, discoveries, and projects on green chemistry and a sustainable development . After mid-twentieth century, an angry general consensus acknowledges that these subjects play a unique role in mapping the way ahead for humankind progress. [1]Typical topics discussed in these IUPAC Conferences are: Continue reading “International Conference on Green Chemistry”

Ecocity Builders

Ecocity Builders is a 501c non profit located in Oakland, California that provides advocacy, consulting, and education in sustainable city planning with a focus on accessibility and pedestrian-oriented development. Ecocity Builders also implements urban design projects utilizing a wide network of alliances with city governments, businesses and NGOs . Ecocity Builders Richard Register , an American artist, peace activist and urban theorist. Continue reading “Ecocity Builders”

Earth Summits

The Earth Summits are Decennial Meetings of World Leaders, organized with the help of the United Nations . The aim is to bring together the best individuals and organizations of the world, to identify the world, to identify the world, and to identify the most pressing challenges, to quantify them, to identify solutions and to develop a plan of action. a wall. This Plan of Action s’intitule Agenda 21 and Implemented by Many local gouvernements under the name Local Agenda 21 . The plan of action is designed as a TQM – Total Quality Manual, designed smartly and open enough, so that organizations, companies and individuals can use it as a basis for their own plan of action and guidance. it helps speed up understanding and identifying partners by using similar wordings and symbols. The 2000-2015 Millennium Development Goals and the 2015-2030 Global Goals are results from these Earth Summits. The first summit took place in Stockholm ([Sweden]) in 1972, the second in Nairobi ( Kenya ) in 1982, the third in Rio de Janeiro ( Brazil ) in 1992 and the fourth in Johannesburg ( South Africa) in 2002. Last Earth Summit, called Rio + 20 , also took place in Rio de Janeiro in 2012. Continue reading “Earth Summits”