• Challenges and opportunities for agricultural ...

    2019-8-29 · Increasing population and related food demand always remain the most imperative challenges for the developing world. It could only be attained by an increased agricultural production based on external inputs like mineral fertilizers and pesticides during the twentieth century. The green revolution-based modern agricultural practices have resulted in the …Social networks and renewable energy technology …2021-12-23 · To the best of our knowledge, no study has yet analyzed social network effects in the context of renewable energy technology. For instance, Foster and Rosenzweig (1995) and Munshi (2004) focus on the adoption of high-yielding …

  • Sustainability experiences in the wine sector: toward the ...

    2018-1-20 · Only Magis, VIVA and New Green Revolution provide a third-party audit. Third-party certification is available only for the Ita.ca program (the first GHG calculator developed in Italy), which also supports wine companies to achieve the ISO 14064 and 14067 certifications.(PDF) Global Pollinator Decline: A Literature ReviewThe vital functions of bees are affected by sublethal levels of imidacloprid from 2 to 20 µg/kg in the feeding source [1]. Chronic mortality (50%) was observed at 0.1 µg/kg [2]. We developed a ...

  • FIXING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD

    2020-5-1 · 5 As part of the Food and Land-Use Coalition (FOLU), the Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land Use and Energy Pathways (FABLE) Consortium2 mobilizes top knowledge institutions from 18 countries and the European Union, to support the development of the data and modeling infrastructure to produce long-term pathways towards sustainable foodDavos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute2016-1-18 · University of Massachusetts professor Harris Gleckman, who has closely studied GRI, says that one of its central tenets is that opt-in, voluntaristic approaches are the best way for tackling social and environmental issues. So codes of conduct become the norm, and international binding standards and regulations are rejected (except of course ...

  • Davos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute

    2021-12-17 · Less well known is the fact that WEF since 2009 has been working on an ambitious project called the Global Redesign Initiative, (GRI), which effectively proposes a transition away from intergovernmental decision-making towards a system of multi-stakeholder governance. In other words, by stealth, they are marginalising a recognised model where .. stainability experiences in the wine sector: toward the ...2018-1-20 · Section 4.2 analyzes the three indicators systems proposed by CSWA with the "Performance Metrics", the VIVA indicators and the Core Indicators in Annex IV of the EMAS Regulation. The data required for the analysis were obtained by the programs'' protocols. Finally, we examined the Environmental Statements of Italian wineries awarded with EMAS which …

  • (PDF) Sustainable Development and Planetary Boundaries

    1. Boundaries defining a safe global level of depleting non-renewable fossil resources, such. as energy (coal, oil, gas), and fossil groundwater; 2. Boundaries defining a safe global level of .. XING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD2020-5-1 · 5 As part of the Food and Land-Use Coalition (FOLU), the Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land Use and Energy Pathways (FABLE) Consortium2 mobilizes top knowledge institutions from 18 countries and the European Union, to support the development of the data and modeling infrastructure to produce long-term pathways towards sustainable food

  • PROLOGUE

    2018-6-5 · emerged as an outstanding example of the Green Revolution and prosperous farmers, which other states in the country are still trying to emulate. During the 1950s, basic institutional and economic infrastructure was created for agriculture through massive public investments. The investments were made in development of irrigation and ruralFIXING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD2020-5-1 · 5 As part of the Food and Land-Use Coalition (FOLU), the Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land Use and Energy Pathways (FABLE) Consortium2 mobilizes top knowledge institutions from 18 countries and the European Union, to support the development of the data and modeling infrastructure to produce long-term pathways towards sustainable food

  • Exploring sustainability and green banking disclosures: a ...

    2021-11-5 · This study examines the sustainability and green banking performance of Indonesian banking sectors from their disclosures in sustainability reports covering a period of nine consecutive years. The findings elucidate that sustainability and green-banking disclosures are still dynamic year to year. Economic disclosures are the most widely disclosed information, …A Pseudo-Response Regulator is misexpressed in the ...2007-7-19 · Ppd-D1 on chromosome 2D is the major photoperiod response locus in hexaploid wheat (Triticum aestivum). A semi-dominant mutation widely used in the "green revolution" converts wheat from a long day (LD) to a photoperiod insensitive (day neutral) plant, providing adaptation to a broad range of environments. Comparative mapping shows Ppd-D1 to be …

  • Identification and characterization of Rht25, a locus on ...

    2018-6-29 · Key message This study identified Rht25, a new plant height locus on wheat chromosome arm 6AS, and characterized its pleiotropic effects on important agronomic traits. Abstract Understanding genes regulating wheat plant height is important to optimize harvest index and maximize grain yield. In modern wheat varieties grown under high-input conditions, the …Deadly Wheat Fungus Threatens World''s Breadbaskets2007-3-30 · Deadly Wheat Fungus Threatens World''s Breadbaskets. New mutations have put an old killer back on the map. As it spreads, breeders are racing to develop resistant plants. Against the grain. A new race of stem rust, Ug99, could wipe out wheat fields that were once resistant.

  • Yara International

    Yara is a truly international company, with production, sales and services, research and support operations in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Joint ventures have also taken us into new markets and our growth is ongoing. Check out our locations stainable Business Practices Program2010-7-21 · Washington State is positioning itself at the forefront of the green revolution and the sustainability movement. Sustainable Business 101. System in Crisis. Climate Change. Energy. Resources Consumption. Financial Crisis & Recession. ... ISO, GRI, CSR. Life Cycle Assessment. Carbon Footprint. Ecological Footprint. Socially Responsible Investing ...

  • (PDF) The Land Grab and Corporate Food Regime …

    2022-1-9 · The land grab and corporate food regime restructuring. Philip McMichael. Land grab appears to be a phenomenal expression of deepening contradictions in. the corporate food regime. In particular ...Google SustainabilityWe unify our practices, partnerships, and products around a single mission — to foster sustainability at scale. By organizing information about our planet, and making it actionable through technology, we help people make even more …

  • Green IT at Wipro: A Sustainable Solution?

    2019-2-5 · principles as embedded in standards like the AA1000 and GRI (Global Reporting Initiative). This framework has matured in terms of breadth and depth and is constantly reviewed at Wipro. Demonstrated in Figure initiatives that address between them the seven stakeholders Suppliers, Investors, the Education ecosystem, Proximate communities, and the .. adly Wheat Fungus Threatens World''s Breadbaskets2007-3-30 · Deadly Wheat Fungus Threatens World''s Breadbaskets. New mutations have put an old killer back on the map. As it spreads, breeders are racing to develop resistant plants. Against the grain. A new race of stem rust, Ug99, could wipe out wheat fields that were once resistant.

  • Social Movements, Risk Perceptions, and Economic …

    2012-6-4 · Corporate greening has received growing attention in the U.S. media, particularly during the past decade. When the CEO of General Electric announced in 2005 that his corporation would be staking its future on the ability to "define the cutting edge in cleaner power and environmental technology," one newspaper cited this as "the most dramatic example yet …RE:source Design Awards and Presentations2021-10-3 · 2021, Oct - Virtual Solar Home Tour 2021, Sep - Dallas College presentation on Net Zero Energy Buildings 2021, Jul - Named as a Fellow at the Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity at SMU (link). 2021, Jun - Featured in an article on solar power for homes in Waxahachie360. 2021, Mar - Gave presentation on Resilience in Extreme Weather at the …

  • Davos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute

    2021-12-17 · Less well known is the fact that WEF since 2009 has been working on an ambitious project called the Global Redesign Initiative, (GRI), which effectively proposes a transition away from intergovernmental decision-making towards a system of multi-stakeholder governance. In other words, by stealth, they are marginalising a recognised model where ...Green IT at Wipro: A Sustainable Solution?2019-2-5 · principles as embedded in standards like the AA1000 and GRI (Global Reporting Initiative). This framework has matured in terms of breadth and depth and is constantly reviewed at Wipro. Demonstrated in Figure initiatives that address between them the seven stakeholders Suppliers, Investors, the Education ecosystem, Proximate communities, and the ...

  • Importance of Genetic Diversity Assessment in Crop Plants ...

    The importance of plant genetic diversity (PGD) is now being recognized as a specific area since exploding population with urbanization and decreasing cultivable lands are the critical factors contributing to food insecurity in developing world. Agricultural scientists realized that PGD can be captured and stored in the form of plant genetic resources (PGR) such as gene bank, DNA …RE:source Design Awards and Presentations2021-10-3 · 2013, January – Speaker at the GRI Training Course in Dallas 2012, November – ECPA Peru. Met with the Minister of Energy and the Minister of the Environment to discuss policy and programs to support energy and resource efficiency. 2012, October – Taught at SMU Masters of Sustainability course. 2012, September – Singapore Presentation.

  • Shareholders Are Getting Serious About Sustainability

    Shareholders are getting serious about sustainability. Most corporate leaders understand that businesses have a key role to play in tackling urgent challenges such …Slidesgo | Free Powerpoint templates and Google Slides …Slidesgo - Free Powerpoint templates and Google Slides themes you can use in your presentations - Free for any use.

  • isocost : A Dictionary of Climate Change and the ...

    2012-1-1 · R. Quentin Grafton, Harry W. Nelson, N. Ross Lambie and Paul R. Wyrwoll. A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment bridges the gap between the many disciplines encompassing climate change, environmental economics, environmental sciences, and environmental studies. General Reference.Yara InternationalYara is a truly international company, with production, sales and services, research and support operations in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Joint ventures have also taken us into new markets and our growth is ongoing. Check out our locations.

  • Davos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute

    2016-1-18 · University of Massachusetts professor Harris Gleckman, who has closely studied GRI, says that one of its central tenets is that opt-in, voluntaristic approaches are the best way for tackling social and environmental issues. So codes of conduct become the norm, and international binding standards and regulations are rejected (except of course ...Review Article Importance of Genetic Diversity …2019-7-31 · Review Article Importance of Genetic Diversity Assessment in Crop Plants and Its Recent Advances: An Overview of Its Analytical Perspectives M.Govindaraj, 1,2 M.Vetriventhan, 1,2 andM.Srinivasan 3 Centre for Plant Breeding and Genetics, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India

  • Identification and characterization of Rht25, a locus on ...

    2018-6-29 · Key message This study identified Rht25, a new plant height locus on wheat chromosome arm 6AS, and characterized its pleiotropic effects on important agronomic traits. Abstract Understanding genes regulating wheat plant height is important to optimize harvest index and maximize grain yield. In modern wheat varieties grown under high-input conditions, the …(PDF) Sustainable Development and Planetary Boundaries1. Boundaries defining a safe global level of depleting non-renewable fossil resources, such. as energy (coal, oil, gas), and fossil groundwater; 2. Boundaries defining a safe global level of ...

  • PROLOGUE

    2018-6-5 · emerged as an outstanding example of the Green Revolution and prosperous farmers, which other states in the country are still trying to emulate. During the 1950s, basic institutional and economic infrastructure was created for agriculture through massive public investments. The investments were made in development of irrigation and ruralPROTEIN SOURCES FOR THE ANIMAL FEED INDUSTRY2021-2-9 · The FAO Expert Consultation and Workshop on Protein Sources for the Animal Feed Industry was held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 29 April to 3 May 2002. This Consultation included talks by experts on the overview of world protein needs and supply; scientific aspects of protein nutrition of farm animals; local protein resources and supplementation for livestock production; …

  • Davos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute

    2016-1-18 · University of Massachusetts professor Harris Gleckman, who has closely studied GRI, says that one of its central tenets is that opt-in, voluntaristic approaches are the best way for tackling social and environmental issues. So codes of conduct become the norm, and international binding standards and regulations are rejected (except of course ...Shareholders Are Getting Serious About SustainabilityShareholders are getting serious about sustainability. Most corporate leaders understand that businesses have a key role to play in tackling urgent challenges such as climate change. But many of ...

  • Social networks and renewable energy technology …

    2021-12-23 · We provide novel empirical evidence on the association between social networks and the adoption of renewable energy technology. We distinguish between two main transmission mechanisms through which social networks can affect renewable energy technology adoption: information diffusion and social influence.A new practical methodology for the banking sector to ...2021-7-1 · 1. Introduction. In general, the sustainable development strategy of the banking sector could be presented as a three-fold approach (Nikolaou, 2007): a) an opportunity to design new financial products to improve its financial position, b) a risk which threatens its viability, and c) an organization opportunity to contribute to sustainable development by adopting various …

  • Twin challenges of COVID-19 pandemic and climate …

    2021-1-1 · Although both COVID-19 and climate change impact agriculture and food systems, the nature and processes by which they do so vary (Schmidhuber et al., 2020).While impacts of COVID-19 is sudden, spreads fast and causes immediate high risks, the impacts of climate change builds slowly over a certain period and has long-term term impacts which threaten the …Davos and its danger to Democracy | Transnational Institute2016-1-18 · University of Massachusetts professor Harris Gleckman, who has closely studied GRI, says that one of its central tenets is that opt-in, voluntaristic approaches are the best way for tackling social and environmental issues. So codes of conduct become the norm, and international binding standards and regulations are rejected (except of course ...

  • The Green Revolution | Sustainability Update

    2019-1-5 · by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist, G&A Institute. Here we are at the start of year 2019 and the nation''s 116th U.S. Congress. Radical and exciting ideas with something for everyone from Wall Street to Main Street to the Corporate Suite and Board Room are now on the table for discussion as this new Congress gets settled in XING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD2020-5-1 · 5 As part of the Food and Land-Use Coalition (FOLU), the Food, Agriculture, Biodiversity, Land Use and Energy Pathways (FABLE) Consortium2 mobilizes top knowledge institutions from 18 countries and the European Union, to support the development of the data and modeling infrastructure to produce long-term pathways towards sustainable food

  • Importance of Genetic Diversity Assessment in Crop Plants ...

    The importance of plant genetic diversity (PGD) is now being recognized as a specific area since exploding population with urbanization and decreasing cultivable lands are the critical factors contributing to food insecurity in developing world. Agricultural scientists realized that PGD can be captured and stored in the form of plant genetic resources (PGR) such as gene bank, DNA …PROLOGUE - psfc 2018-6-5 · emerged as an outstanding example of the Green Revolution and prosperous farmers, which other states in the country are still trying to emulate. During the 1950s, basic institutional and economic infrastructure was created for agriculture through massive public investments. The investments were made in development of irrigation and rural

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