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4 April 2002

The Jo'burg Memo - Fairness in a Fragile World

Author: Heinrich Boell Foundation

A Memorandum for the World Summit on Sustainable Development [a Memorandum for the World Summit by 16 authors from across the world, to contribute to the debate on both the desired outcomes of the Summit and the critical path for the sustainable...

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4 April 2002

Social values to drive tomorrow's companies - UN

Author: Irwin Arieff, Reuters

Tomorrow's companies will have to pay more attention to social and environmental values in an economic shift that will create major new business opportunities as well as pitfalls, according to a new report released at the United Nations yesterday.

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3 April 2002

World summit firm gets more donors, needs more cash

Author: Reuters

Organisers of a world development summit to be held in Johannesburg later this year said yesterday it had secured more money from local firms but still lacked a third of funds needed to meet its budget...State-owned firms Eskom, the South African Post...

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3 April 2002

Nike attempts to distance itself from child-labor history

Author: Kevin Jones, University of Washington Daily

[at] annual event organized by UW [University of Washington] Net Impact - a group of MBA students trying to raise awareness about the advantages of socially and environmentally responsible business

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3 April 2002

Study Says School Buses are Health Hazards

Author: Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Those yellow school buses that transport millions of children to school every day are health hazards, according to a study that targets diesel exhaust as a potential cause of widespread respiratory illness in children.

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3 April 2002

CLIMATE CHANGE: U.S. To Endorse Indian Replacement Of Watson For IPCC

Author: UN Wire

The decision comes after a meeting between State Department officials and energy and automotive lobbyists yesterday, with reports saying the two industries and the U.S. administration itself were displeased with Watson because he has pressed for tough...

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3 April 2002

U.S. to Back Scientist From India to Replace Global Warming Expert

Author: Andrew C. Revkin, New York Times

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3 April 2002

China invests in electric cars to combat pollution

Author: Reuters

Domestic companies would be funded by the government over the next few years

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3 April 2002

UN and business unveil new project to open Jo'burg Summit to the world

Author: Virtual Exhibition

Virtual Exhibition is a joint project of BASD - Business Action for Sustainable Development - and UNDP - the United Nations Development Programme. Billed as "a multi-media showcase of sustainable development initiatives", Virtual Exhibition will use...

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3 April 2002

Bleak future for world's forests

Author: BBC News

Large expanses of the world's forests are in rapid decline and could be lost much sooner than expected, a new report by an environmental research group says...The WRI [World Resources Institute] report is based on a two-year survey that covered North...

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