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By Peter Newman / On August 10th, 2016

The agenda for cities of the future is to have more sustainable transport options available so that a city can indeed reduce its traffic whilst reducing its greenhouse gases 50 percent by 2050 (the global agenda set through the International Panel on...

By Gaelle Gourmelon / On May 10th, 2016

Can cities shift their systems and structures to become sustainable? This is the first of two  sneak peeks into the newest State of the World publication, ...

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By Admin / On July 30th, 2013

Katie Valentine and Ryan Koronowski of ThinkProgress uncover what oil companies (and snow...

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By Worldwatch Institute / On July 11th, 2013

On May 24

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By Worldwatch Institute / On May 21st, 2013

The new edition of State of the World 2013 finds new ways on how we can stop having...

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By Erik Assadourian / On May 15th, 2013

Ever since directing