2 edition of British Columbia"s strategy for sustainability found in the catalog.
British Columbia"s strategy for sustainability
British Columbia. Commission on Resources and Environment.
|LC Classifications||TD195.E25 B77 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||19 p. :|
|Number of Pages||19|
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The British Columbian Context The British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) is a network of organizations and individuals engaged in making our world a better place. Since our members have worked both within Canada and internationally to tackle challenges such as poverty and sustainable development. This inspiring book provides that overview, consolidating the extensive studies and practices of the Prince of Wales into a cohesive analysis of world sustainability. He interjects his own experience with farming methods and governing a country to show how balance with nature is the key.
British Columbia’s clean technology sector is built on a solid foundation of global recognition for sound environmental stewardship and leadership in the fuel cell industry. The province also offers a leading-edge bio-energy sector, world-class utility programs, ready . * EARTHactually, 4 February * The Top 50 Sustainability Books is a must for sustainability professionals and academics. It provides an excellent guidebook for those who are beginning their journey in "sustainability science", and as a reminder of origins and principles for those who have been relentlessly working towards sustainability/5(3).
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