Handling Regionalisation at the Global Scale in Life Cycle Impact Assessment: Impact World+ Methodology
We are pleased to announce a special seminar, titled "Handling Regionalisation at the Global Scale in Life Cycle Impact Assessment: Impact World+ Methodology." This seminar will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013, from 9h30 to 11h30, in the Macdonald-Stewart-building, room B-016. The guest lecturers for the seminar are core members of CIRAIG and team leaders for Impact World+, a globally regionalised life cycle impact assessment methodology.
Students bike in opposition to cycling policy/ Contestation sur deux roues
Sustainable and responsible investing (SRI) has seen dramatic growth over the last decade and is having an increasing influence on both institutional and retail investors.
Published on November 11 2013 | Bull and Bear
Written by Alvin Chauhan
On International Day, UN Secretary-General calls for protection of natural resources in war-torn countries
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today highlighted the importance of protecting the environment in times of armed conflict, and stressed that strong natural resource governance can help prevent conflict and contribute to long-term peace.
Published November 6 2013 | UN News Centre
Written by UN News
LEST WE FORGET
Join Macdonald Campus faculty, staff and students, along with guests from the Ste-Anne's Veterans' Hospital and our John Abbott College and Macdonald High School colleagues, as we remember those who have fallen.
Procession begins at 10:15 from the Memorial Arch, Raymond Building; Remembrance Day Ceremony begins at 10:30 at the War Memorial in front of the Raymond Building.
Social entrepreneurship – whether as new or existing ventures, with an environmental or social-justice focus – is a hot topic on campus.
Published October 22 2013 | Globe and Mail
Written by Jennifer Lewington
Guest speaker: Dr. Richard Godwin, PhD, Dr(hc), DSc, FREng, Hon FIAgrE, Hon FRASE, Fellow ASABE and Fellow RAS
Professor, Cranfield University and Harper Adams University, UK
Safety, environmental racism discussed
Published on October 2013 | McGill Daily
Written by Mark Tartamella
On October 10, CKUT 90.3FM and the McGill Sustainability Projects Fund hosted the second installment of “Under the Weather,” a monthly series focusing on climate change.
The latest results of a cross-country science test show that Quebec students are falling behind many of their provincial counterparts in science.
Published on October 16 2013 | McGill Reporter
Written by Kathy MacLean
In the early 1990s, when more than 1 billion people were going hungry ever year, this goal represented a reduction of 50 per cent.
Published on October 8 2013 | Gazette
Written by Hugp Melgar-Quiñonez