1. SDGs Symposium Opening Remarks - Patricia McKenzie, Vice-President (Operations), CDB

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    Patricia McKenzie, Vice-President (Operations), CDB's remarks at the opening of the Symposium on Sustainable Development Goals for the Caribbean within the Post-2015 Development Agenda on June 24, 2015 in Trinidad and Tobago.

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    • Understanding the real reasons why people choose a particular type of transport - Vincent Kaufmann

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      http://en.forumviesmobiles.org/video/2015/06/09/understanding-real-reasons-why-people-choose-particular-type-transport-2881 Over the past 20 years, improvements in public transport, planning and telecommunications systems have helped to significantly reduce people's preference for travel by car. A look at three Swiss cities: Geneva, Lausanne and Bern.

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      • System of Rice Intensification (SRI) (English subtitle)Untitled

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        System of Rice Intensification is an innovative, efficient and environmentally sustainable production system that increases productivity of rice cultivation while reducing requirements for water, seed, synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides and labour, as well as reducing GHG emissions. This is one of the four components of the project: "Sowing the Seeds of Change - Community-based Climate Change Mitigation through Sustainable Rice Productiion" funded by DFAT Australia and implemented by SNV Vietnam. For more information, please visit our website: http://www.snvworld.org/en/countries/vietnam/our-work/projects/community-based-climate-change-mitigation-through-sustainable

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        • Beyond the maps (Long version)

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          Satellite Images to help sustainable Management of tropical forests © AFD, 2015 © FFEM, 2015

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          • WASTE2WEALTH

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            This is a tripod-like intervention for waste management,energy crisis and economy development.

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            • WWWforEurope Lecture Series: Eloi Laurent. Commentary

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              WWWforEurope Lecture Series Éloi Laurent: Exploring the missing link in sustainable development: The social-ecological nexus Find more information on our website: http://www.foreurope.eu/index.php?id=967 Éloi Laurent is a senior economist at OFCE (Sciences Po, Paris) and a Visiting Professor at Stanford University. A former aide in the French Parliament and for the French Prime Minister, his current research agenda focuses on environmental sustainability, welfare economics and new indicators of well-being and sustainability. Commentaries by Sigrid Stagl, Professor of Economics, Deputy Department Chair of Socioeconomics at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, and Thomas Leoni, Senior Researcher at Austrian Institute of Economic Research

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              • WWWforEurope Lecture Series: Eloi Laurent: Exploring the missing link in sustainable development: The social-ecological nexus

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                WWWforEurope Lecture Series Éloi Laurent: Exploring the missing link in sustainable development: The social-ecological nexus Find more information on our website: http://www.foreurope.eu/index.php?id=967 Éloi Laurent is a senior economist at OFCE (Sciences Po, Paris) and a Visiting Professor at Stanford University. A former aide in the French Parliament and for the French Prime Minister, his current research agenda focuses on environmental sustainability, welfare economics and new indicators of well-being and sustainability. Commentaries by Sigrid Stagl, Professor of Economics, Deputy Department Chair of Socioeconomics at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, and Thomas Leoni, Senior Researcher at Austrian Institute of Economic Research

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                • Five Reasons Why You Should Read Technocracy Rising

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                  This short video gives five reasons why you should read Technocracy Rising: The Trojan Horse of Global Transformation. Technocracy is a replacement economic system for Capitalism and Free Enterprise, based on energy distribution and consumption rather than price-based, supply and demand. It is sponsored by the global elite through the United Nations as Sustainable Development, Agenda 21, Green Economy, Smart Grid, Smart Growth, Common Core Education Standards, and much more. Technocracy is a clear and present danger to the survival of America.

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                  • GEN 15th Anniversary 2015

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                    GEN celebrating 15 years: The world in 15 years’ time A high-level dialogue to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Geneva Environment Network (GEN) was organized at the International Environment House II (7-9 chemin de Balexert) on Tuesday 20 January. Hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and supported by the Swiss Federal Office of Environment, GEN – www.genevaenvironmentnetwork.org – has been, for the last fifteen years, the Geneva hub for a myriad of actors to meet and debate pressing environmental challenges. With the objective of celebrating a very diverse network, which offers interactive debates with key actors of the ‘International Geneva’, a lively panel discussion with personalities from governments, the United Nations family, NGOs, universities and foundations on how key players imagine the world will be in 15 years’ time was organized. Panelists provided visionary speeches on the state of the planet, how to best transition to a more sustainable world, and discuss the role of Geneva as global hub for environmental governance, contributing to the Post-2015 Agenda.

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                    • ENVIRONMENT CONSERVATION.

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                      This is a short video highlighting the rapid degradation of our environment and commercial exploitation of natural resources by man,purposely as well as through negligence.This video is a blend of harsh reality coupled with a message to conserve,preserve or perish.

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