The Atlas of Global Marine Fisheries

The Atlas of Global Marine Fisheries

A webinar recording Daniel Pauly and Dirk Zeller - The Sea Around Us. Until now, there has been only one source of data on global fishery catches: information reported to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations by member countries. An extensive, ten-year study conducted by The Sea Around Us Project of the University of British Columbia shows that this catch data is fundamentally misleading.

EarthEd - Rethinking Education on a Changing Planet

EarthEd - Rethinking Education on a Changing Planet

This webinar features authors from the Worldwatch Institute's compendium EarthEd. It focuses on applying a systems approach to environmental learning at all levels of development, from preschool to professional. Its guidance can inform teachers, policy makers, school administrators, community leaders, parents and students alike.

Webinar: The End of Automobile Dependence with Peter Newman

Webinar: The End of Automobile Dependence with Peter Newman

In this webinar focusing on sustainable transportation in cities, Professor Peter Newman discusses his new book, The End Of Automobile Dependence, and how its key themes can be applied to real world transportation issues. Moderated by Chris Lepe from TransForm.

 

Webinar: NACTO Transit Street Design Guide

Webinar: NACTO Transit Street Design Guide

In this webinar featuring the NACTO Transit Street Design Guide, Matthew Roe (NACTO) and Bill Bryant (Seattle DOT) show how transit design can help streets of every size support strong neighborhoods and downtowns. Moderated by Dr. John Renne from Florida Atlantic University.

 

Urban Resilience in the Era of Climate Change [webinar]

Urban Resilience in the Era of Climate Change [webinar]

In an era rocked by climate change and other large-scale disruptions, our cities must be resilient to survive and thrive. But what does that mean, exactly? What characteristics do resilient cities share, and what can be done to cultivate them? How does resilience differ from sustainability, and where do the concepts overlap? Is resilience determined by a city’s “hardware”—its infrastructure and built environment—or it’s “software,” its political will and social capital?

Urban Acupuncture: Celebrating the Work and Vision of Jaime Lerner [webinar]

Urban Acupuncture: Celebrating the Work and Vision of Jaime Lerner [webinar]

In this webinar, panelists Stephen Goldsmith (Center for the Living City), Mike Lydon (Street Plans Collaborative), and Erin Barnes (ioby) discuss Jaime Lerner's influence on community-based urban interventions. Moderated by The Overhead Wire’s Jeff Wood.

Global Streets Webinar: India and San Francisco

Global Streets Webinar: India and San Francisco

Session 2 of the Global Street Design Guide webinar features a presentation from the Global Designing Cities Initiative (GDCI) and case studies from Raahgiri Day in India and Pavement to Parks in San Francisco.

 

Global Streets Webinar: Buenos Aires and Copenhagen

Global Streets Webinar: Buenos Aires and Copenhagen

Session 1 of the Global Street Design Guide webinar features a presentation from the Global Designing Cities Initiative and case studies from Copenhagen, Denmark and Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 

Webinar: NACTO's Urban Street Stormwater Guide

Webinar: NACTO's Urban Street Stormwater Guide

In this webinar featuring NACTO's Urban Street Stormwater Guide, Corinne Kisner (NACTO), Shanti Colwell (Seattle Public Utilities), and Lacy Shelby (NYC DOT) discuss best practices for the design of green stormwater infrastructure along transportation corridors.

 

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