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Dec 26, 2007 · News Item

Metafore Newsletter: In Focus, November 18, 2007

by Metafore — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

News: Wal-Mart outlines environmental efforts progress; Marriott HQ gets 'Greener' - heads for zero net waste in five years; Corporate leaders publish roadmap for action on climate change; How going green draws talent, cuts costs; Editorial: Greenpeace swinging its axe…

Nov 12, 2007 · News Item

Metafore Newsletter: In Focus, November 11, 2007

by Metafore — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

News: Marketers warned to stay clear of 'green trap'; Related News: Compete on green or fall behind. Green collar jobs could top 40M by 2030: Report; UN warns carbon market could collapse; FSC drafts anti-greenwash policy; Simon & Schuster goes…

Nov 05, 2007 · News Item

Metafore Newsletter: In Focus, October 28, 2007

by Metafore — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

News: Study: National forests generally meet sustainable standards; Office Depot, CFI, IBM among winners of SmartWay Awards; Wal-Mart's ethical sourcing - Green does not mean ethical; Home builders to launch rating tool, compete with LEED; America's greenest states; Cement industry…

Oct 30, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 101

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

Forests: New World Bank Facility Would Help Against Forest Degrading; Brazilian Police Dismantle Gang That Smuggled Endangered Wood to United States; Amazon Loggers Hold Greenpeace Activists Captive; Guyana: Government Cites Companies over Breaches of Forestry Procedures; Fires Burning Across Brazil…

Oct 21, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 100

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

Agriculture: Scientists Are Making Brazil’s Savannah Bloom; U.S., Brazil and Argentina Form International Soybean Growers Alliance. Health: Dengue Fever Surges in Latin America. Water Issues: Chile: Defending Water against Mining Company. Forests: Brazilian NGOs Propose Plan to Zero out Deforestation;…

Sep 18, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 99

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

Agriculture: Embrapa and BASF create first Brazilian genetically modified soybean variety; Peru City Bans GM to Protect Native Potatoes. Forests: Brazil Launches Inquiry into Illegal Logging Claims; Chile's: Senate Passes Native Forest Law; Chile’s Forestry Sector Set to Expand Internationally…

Sep 12, 2007 · News Item

BBOP Learning Network Newsletter Volume 2 Issue 2: September 2007

by Forest Trends — Jan 10, 2013 10:03 AM

The Business and Biodiversity Offset Program (BBOP) Learning Network Newsletter. TABLE OF CONTENTS Meetings: Conservation Finance Meeting (July 2007) Mexico Offsets Methodology Training Workshop (June 2007) and Policy Workshop (Feb 2007) BBOP Learning Network and Program Meetings in Bainbridge (June…

Aug 21, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 98

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

Health: Abbott Laboratories and Brazil Reach Agreement on Cost of AIDS Drug. Forests: Uruguay Attracts Expanding Chilean Forestry Companies; Small Communities Key To Preserving World's Remaining Forests, Report Says; Guyana Considering Modern Sawmill Proposal. Fishing & Marine Conservation: Brazil Fishermen…

Jul 07, 2007 · News Item

Metafore Newsletter: In Focus, June 11, 2007

by Metafore — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

News: Coca-cola in water-saving pledge; Cellulosic ethanol: the savior of the North American forestry Industry? EPA lauds International Paper, DuPont, Lockheed plants; Top Green Leaders named by UK firm; International Paper’s CEO looks abroad to lift sales; Russia okays IP's…

Jun 24, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science & Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 96

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

Agriculture: Brazilian Agro-Power Heats Up. Health: Chile Opens First Public Stem Cell Bank. Water Issues: Amazon the World’s Longest River, Claim Brazilian Scientists. Forests: Google to Harness Satellite Power for an Amazon Tribe; Peru: Harmonizing USG Cooperation in Forestry Sector;…

Jun 15, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science & Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 95

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

Health: Thailand and Brazil Look To Co-Operate On Healthcare; Aerial Spraying of Herbicide 'Damages DNA. Water Issues: Paraguayan Aquifer Wounded and Contaminated. Forests: Brazil Busts Illegal Logging Ring In Amazon Reserve; Venezuelan Reforestation Effort Takes Root; Ecuador Seeks Aid Not…

May 20, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 94

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 11:52 AM

Agriculture: New Law a Boost for Transgenics in Brazil; Health: Brazil Breaks Patent on HIV/AIDS Drug; Brazil: Hepatitis and Malaria Decimate Amazon Indians. Water Issues: Big Water Diversion Project Gains Key Approval in Brazil. Forests: McDonald's, Greenpeace Unite To Prevent…

May 01, 2007 · News Item

Responsible Travel Report The Sustainable Tourism e-Newsletter: Vol. 5, No. 4 April 2007

by Sustainable Travel International — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

A Message from STI; Climate Corner: Carbon Neutral Travel; Carbon Scuba Diving Calculator; New Credit Card Works to Reduce Climate Change and Increase Support of Green Businesses; Leading Hotels of the World Addresses Global Warming with STI; Leading Peruvian Tourism…

Apr 23, 2007 · News Item

UNESCO WATER PORTAL WEEKLY NEWSLETTER No. 179: PRECIPITATION 9 March 2007

by UNESCO — Jan 10, 2013 11:52 AM

News: 12-21 March: 5th meeting of the Committee for the Review of the Implementation of the UNCCD, Buenos Aires, Argentina; 25-28 June 2008: International Conference on ‘Groundwater and Climate in Africa’, Kampala, Uganda; New ISDR ‘Stop disaster!’ game. Events: European…

Apr 08, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 92

by Stoner, Larissa A — Feb 05, 2013 03:09 AM

Agriculture: Brazil shuts down Cargill's Amazon port; Colombia: Farm Bill Criticized As Land Grab and Anti-Green; Brazil Soy Industry Prepares For Biodiesel War with Argentina; Brazil's Lula Allows Genetically Modified Imports. Water Issues: Controversial Brazil River Plan Allowed; Chile: Lack…

Apr 08, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 91

by Stoner, Larissa A — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

Edition # 91. Agriculture: Brazil Uses Agriculture to Fight Poverty in Africa; Seminar on Responsible Soy Production in Berlin; Colombia Approves GM Corn. Health: IDB Donates US$900,000 to Combat Chagas. Forests: Paraguay Extends Forest Conversion Law; Peru Lowers Mahogany Export…

Feb 15, 2007 · News Item

South America Environment, Science &Technology, and Health Newsletter Edition 89

by Portal Web Editor — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

Agriculture: Mercosur Helps Bolivia Combat FMD Outbreaks; Brazil Maps Out Agricultural Sprawl in the Amazon; Brazil: Unlocking a Bacterial Genome; Health: Dengue Alert Issued In South America; Water Issues: Pantanal in South America declared “Threatened Lake of the Year 2007”;…

Feb 08, 2007 · Document

Climate policy and development in emerging economies

John Holdren, Woods Hole Research Center (WHRC) and Harvard University, outlined a WHRC study, whose objective was to promote existing and prospective “win-win”approaches for reducing “climate-altering”emissions while advancing other climate goals in Brazil, China and India.

Feb 01, 2007 · News Item

Curbing Greenhouse Gases Will Require New Implementation and Monitoring Strategies

by Portal Web Editor — Jan 10, 2013 08:03 AM

New Articles Available on Kyoto Implementation Mechanisms Ruth Greenspan Bell, resident scholar at Resources for the Future, is the author of a cover article in the current issue of Foreign Affairs, entitled "What to Do About Climate Change." She contends…

Jan 27, 2007 · File

Model Forest Management and Certified Timber Production

Preliminary Strategy and Action Plan Model Forest Management and Certified Timber Production Colombia Alternative Development Project John Nittler, Chemonics International, Inc.

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