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2015 – the International Year of Soils Without Oil

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Featured, People Power, Not Corporate Power on 19th February, 2015 | No Comments

cropped-SNO_LOGO_01_27_2015-BG-grad_2The Soil Not Oil Coalition is a group of scientists, environmental organizations and other community members who share concerns over the decline in soil health, which is the result of the use of fossil fuels and synthetic products throughout the course of the past several decades. In a strategy for sustainability and reversing climate change, the Coalition has renamed 2015 the International Year of Soils Without Oil. Learn more!

Join the Spring of Sustainability!

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Global Exchange News & Events on 24th March, 2012 | No Comments

SoS-100.100Five days a week, for three months, leaders from all walks of sustainable living – from green activism to green lifestyles – will share the latest insights and best solutions to help you make your home, workplace, and community sustainable so that our planet can THRIVE. Learn more and sign up for free!

From the Floor of the United Nations: Nature Speaks

Posted by in Community Rights on 21st April, 2011 | 1 Comment

RONspeaksatUNYesterday, nature had a voice at the United Nations in a first of its kind dialogue about what it will take to live in harmony with nature, and what role the United Nations must play.