population

Water Wars: Fighting Over Earth's Most Precious Fluid

With global water use growing at more than twice the rate of human population increase in the last century, the issue of water security is quickly rising to the top. When it comes to life's most precious fluid, mankind has two very different choices: conflict or cooperation

Two Sides of the Same Coin: Sustainability and Profitability

inf3-182_fuel_economy_save_fuel_at_work_factory_interior_cartoon_artist_clive_upttonWant proof that investing in sustainability leads to better financial performance? Here it is

The United Nations Calls for a New Asia-Pacific Energy Compact

shanghaiviewpic1"Connecting the dots between the challenges of water, food, and energy security lies at the heart of sustainable development—and Rio+20 will be a generational opportunity for us to turn ideas into action—globally and especially in Asia and the Pacific." -- Dr. Noeleen Heyzer, United Nations{1}

The Asian Explosion: Searching for Sustainability on the World’s Most Populous Continent

541px-asia_orthographic_caucasus_urals_bondarysvg"Countries that move quickly down a clean energy pathway will be the economic powerhouses of the 21st century." -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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