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Water, Water Everywhere? Maybe Not for Long

By Suzanne York, 6degreesofpopulation.org.

Another day, another warning by scientists that human beings are pushing the planet to a tipping point. 

At the “Water in the Anthropocene” conference last week in Germany, 500 leading water scientists declared that water is becoming one of the most serious factors that could limit human…

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Added by HowMany.org on May 29, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Reviving Rivers: A Sign of Hope for the Colorado

By Suzanne York,  6degreesofpopulation.org.

With over 7 billion people on the planet, demand for water for household, agricultural, and industrial use is increasing even faster than population growth.  Many areas, such as the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico, are already experiencing competing demands on water in a region heavily…

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Added by HowMany.org on May 1, 2013 at 2:54pm — No Comments

A Week of Happiness: Prioritizing Well-being for Our World

By Suzanne York, 6degreesofpopulation.org.

 

As you recover from the stress of filing taxes, you can take some relief and pleasure in this being Sustainable Happiness Week.  It kicked off on April 13th, and runs through April 20th

Where is it easiest to feel happy?  Check out this…

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Added by HowMany.org on April 18, 2013 at 3:02pm — No Comments

GDP: Improving the “Grossly Distorted Picture”

By Suzanne York. Original posted at 6degreesofpopulation.org.…

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Have You Had Enough? A Plan for a Sustainable Economy

By Suzanne York. Original posted at 6degreesofpopulation.org





[H]ere’s the deal: forget that this task of planet-saving is not possible in the time…

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Added by HowMany.org on January 22, 2013 at 3:13pm — No Comments

Words Never Heard from Obama or Romney: “Let's Rethink Economic Growth”

By Suzanne York. Original article posted at Six Degrees of Population.…

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Added by HowMany.org on November 7, 2012 at 2:37pm — No Comments

Seafood Insecurity

By Suzanne York. Original article posted at 6DegreesofPopulation.org

One billion poor people around the world rely upon fish and seafood as their primary source of protein. Climate…

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Added by HowMany.org on October 9, 2012 at 3:49pm — No Comments

Learning From Burning Man

By Suzanne York, www.howmany.org. Original article posted at www.populationgrowth.org…

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Added by HowMany.org on August 28, 2012 at 4:39pm — No Comments

Clean vs Dirty Energy: Learning From India's Great Blackout

By Suzanne York, www.howmany.org. Original article posted at www.populationgrowth.org

India is a fast-developing nation…

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Added by HowMany.org on August 23, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

The Worry Over Water

By Suzanne York, www.howmany.org. Original article posted at www.populationgrowth.org…

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Added by HowMany.org on August 16, 2012 at 2:38pm — No Comments

Rio+20 Here We Come: But Will Population Issues Be Heard?

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, June 4, 2012

In less than a month the world, or at least the environmentally-inclined members of the world, will be in the throes of the UN…

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Added by HowMany.org on June 4, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

Degrowth and Population Growth: Strengthening the Ties

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, May 30, 2012

 

During a week spent ensconced in the depths of the concept of degrowth at the Degrowth in the…

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Added by HowMany.org on May 30, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Dispatch from Degrowth

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, May 16, 2012…



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Added by HowMany.org on May 22, 2012 at 1:23pm — No Comments

Degrowth in the Americas: Understanding and Changing Our Worldview

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, May 15, 2012…

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Added by HowMany.org on May 15, 2012 at 2:16pm — No Comments

The Right Path for People and the Planet: Putting Population and Consumption Back on the Agenda

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, May 14, 2012

People and the Planet a report by the U.K.'s Royal Society, does not break any…

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Added by HowMany.org on May 14, 2012 at 2:45pm — No Comments

Relearning the “3 R’s” and More in a World of 7 Billion and Growing

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, April 17, 2012…

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Added by HowMany.org on April 17, 2012 at 3:09pm — No Comments

Ties that Bind: Making the Population and Environment Connection

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Added by HowMany.org on March 8, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments

The Growing Discussion on Measuring Economic Growth



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Added by HowMany.org on February 29, 2012 at 5:48pm — No Comments

Desert Empowerment

By Suzanne York, HowMany.org, Feb. 21,…

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Added by HowMany.org on February 21, 2012 at 1:54pm — No Comments

The Rio Agenda: Population is Part of Sustainability

Some top thinkers recently gathered in Washington, DC to strategize on population, women’s rights and environment issues. Experts met at the Aspen Institute on January 12th to discuss “The Road to Rio: Climate Change, Population and Sustainability” and find ways to collaborate and shed more light on these…

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Added by HowMany.org on January 18, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

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