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Imperial College London: Schrödinger lecture | Can we feed the world sustainably?

Professor Sir Gordon Conway, Centre for Environmental Policy, presents the 28th annual Schrödinger lecture. The talk is introduced by Professor James Stirling, Provost of Imperial College London. Every individual across the globe should have the right and ability to access adequate, safe, and nutritional food at all times. But achieving worldwide food security is not …

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World Economic Forum: Philippines 2014 | Climate Smart Growth

How can government and business leaders prepare for a climate-resilient future? Dimensions to be addressed: – Capturing the opportunities for energy decarbonization – Catalysing climate-resilient investment: making it happen – Promoting liveable cities for future competitiveness Yolanda Kakabadse, President, WWF International, Switzerland; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum on East Asia Dong Kwan Kim, Managing …

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Andre Angel: How Social Consumerism Can Change the World

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The TEDxPlano 2014 theme was “On The Verge” and Andre Angel is On The Verge of creating a self-sustaining solution for hunger. His last name is “Angel,” but Andre Angel says he’s actually in the business of empowering angels — …

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Geert Hofstede: Business Goals for a Sustainable World Economy

Record date: Monday 28th October 2013 Location: School of Business and Economics Title: Business Goals For A Sustainable World Economy – Beyond Growth, Greed and Quarterly Results Speaker: Prof. Emeritus Geert Hofstede Maastricht University – School of Business and Economics