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How to feed the world in 2050: actions in a changing climate
Climate change

How to feed the world in 2050: actions in a changing climate

The Commission on Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change produced in 2012 a set of concrete policy actions to transform the food system: “Achi…
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8 July 2014Jessica Nazzari
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The Big Pivot: Radically Practical Strategies for a Hotter, Scarcer, and More Open World
Climate change

The Big Pivot: Radically Practical Strategies for a Hotter, Scarcer, and More Open World

INTRODUCTION: Signals from a New World The vast challenges of this fundamentally changed world can be broken down into three mega challenges that we…
8 July 2014Andrew S. Winston
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This Government On Wheels Brings City Services To The People
Design

This Government On Wheels Brings City Services To The People

This article was originally published here. The idea of putting good food on wheels has certainly caught on over the last few years. And now, along…
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18 June 2014Jessica Nazzari
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Case study from Shared Assets: Community Recycling
Citizen Participation

Case study from Shared Assets: Community Recycling

Shared Assets is conducting a research project looking at social innovation, how it scales and how it retains or grows its social impact. Below it l…
25 March 2014Shared Assets
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Case study from Shared Assets: Community Renewable Energy
Climate change

Case study from Shared Assets: Community Renewable Energy

Shared Assets is conducting a research project looking at social innovation, how it scales and how it retains or grows its social impact. Below it l…
10 March 2014Shared Assets
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Case study from Shared Assets: Community Food Enterprises
Citizen Participation

Case study from Shared Assets: Community Food Enterprises

Shared Assets is conducting a research project looking at social innovation, how it scales and how it retains or grows its social impact. Below it l…
19 February 2014Shared Assets
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Smart-farms reduce response times to pests with Facebook and SMS
Environment

Smart-farms reduce response times to pests with Facebook and SMS

By staff at the UNDP office in Skopje Via National Geographic. “This is the one everyone knows from cartoons – the little worm in the apple…
29 August 2013UNDP office in Skopje
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SIX interviews Kathryn Redford on the unique challenges of being a startup business... selling bugs
Climate change

SIX interviews Kathryn Redford on the unique challenges of being a startup business... selling bugs

Ofbug is a startup food business, with a twist: Ofbug farms organic insects for use in a variety of products, but mainly as a sustainable, affordabl…
11 July 2013Kathryn Redford
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Bugs as Food: the Business- Ethical- and Sustainability- Case
Climate change

Bugs as Food: the Business- Ethical- and Sustainability- Case

By Kathryn Redford, Founder of Ofbug Ofbug farms organic insects as a sustainable, affordable protein component in poultry feed. Protein content in…
SIX
11 July 2013
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We are what we share
Environment

We are what we share

The concept of the ‘sharing economy’ – a world where access to goods and services trumps ownership – now has major traction. The concept is…
5 April 2013Julie Simon
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