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UNDP, IBA host 2nd Challenge Cup to promote innovative urban resilience

The News International 28 May 2022
livelihoods, participatory urban planning and development, social cohesion and climate change adaptation. As part of this study, a Challenge Cup was held in Karachi to identify innovative community solutions to urban resilience challenges.
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US firm to build biggest ever vats for ‘no cruelty’ meat

Irish Independent 28 May 2022
... according to Bloomberg Intelligence, as consumers pay more attention to health, and environmental concerns over mass-scale animal rearing.Synthesis has backing from investors including the Credit Suisse Climate innovation fund and trusts associated with the Sainsbury family.
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New Era of Israel-Morocco Business Ties Launches Following "Morocco-Israel Connect to Innovate" Conference Bringing Together ...

Longview News-Journal 27 May 2022
- Israel's Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation spoke about the two countries' complementary strengths at the closing ceremony. - Climate emerges as the countries' main shared challenge requiring cooperation on multiple fronts, especially energy, water, agriculture, and logistics.
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The 'carbon footprint' was co-opted by fossil fuel companies to shift climate blame – here's ...

The Conversation 27 May 2022
This can help explain why carbon emissions are under more scrutiny than ever as we ramp up our efforts to avoid the catastrophic effects of climate change ... It’s increasingly used to help ensure we don’t create new problems while trying to solve climate change through innovation.
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RideAmigos Named Finalist for Workplace in Fast Company's 2022 World Changing Ideas Awards

Victoria Advocate 27 May 2022
Winners and finalists were revealed this month, honoring clean technology, innovative corporate initiatives, new designs for cities and buildings, and other creative works that support the growth of positive social innovation, tackling social inequality, climate change, and public health crises.
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It’s not that easy being a green bank in Maryland — but it’s getting easier

Wtop 27 May 2022
Still, Van Hollen and other policymakers and climate change activists see hope closer to home ...The National Climate Bank Act takes a model that’s been proven to work and creates an engine to drive innovative climate solutions that will help us build a greener economy and a better future for generations to come.”.
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UAE launches region’s first waste-to-feed project

Gulf News 27 May 2022
Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE), official launched the venture by Circa Biotech ... “This agreement is part of the UAE’s ongoing drive to enhance food security and sustainability based on innovation, green development, and climate change mitigation.
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At Davos, climate activists say major issues ignored

Journal Review 27 May 2022
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — At a small plaza in Davos, a picturesque Swiss town in the middle of the Alps, about 50 climate activists gathered on Thursday to bring attention to issues they said were largely ignored during this week's World Economic Forum meeting ... The forum did include many discussions about climate change and the environment.
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Bristol mayor flies nine hours to give 14 minute speech on climate crisis

BBC News 27 May 2022
The UK's first city mayor to declare a climate emergency has been questioned for flying nine hours to give a 14 minute speech about climate change ... "The mayor is right to identify cities across the globe as crucial sites of efficiency, scale, innovation and impact when it comes to fighting the climate crisis," she said.
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Bristol mayor flies nine hours to give 14-minute speech on climate crisis

BBC News 27 May 2022
The UK's first city mayor to declare a climate emergency has been questioned for flying nine hours to give a 14-minute speech about climate change ... "The mayor is right to identify cities across the globe as crucial sites of efficiency, scale, innovation and impact when it comes to fighting the climate crisis," she said.
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UN honour in disaster risk reduction for Indian non-profit SEEDS

Suryaa 27 May 2022
... organisation working in the field of disaster risk reduction and climate change ... As we grapple with the global climate crisis, it is imperative for all of us to think of innovative ways, embrace technology as leverage; and empower people to thrive despite recurring disasters.
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Climate Change: Crisis and opportunities for a continent

France24 27 May 2022
... development climate resistant, there is also determination, innovation and cooperation.
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Startup news and updates: daily roundup (May 27, 2022)

Your Story 27 May 2022
Founded in 2017 by the IIST and ISRO alumni Prateep Basu, Rashmit Singh Sukhmani, and Abhishek Raju, SatSure offers three main decision intelligence products, including SatSure Sparta — a platform for providing agriculture and climate-related insights as open innovation freemium ...

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