LIMA, Peru (AP) — Australia has made a surprise pledge of 200 million Australian dollars ($165 million) to a key U.N. climate fund....
20 Year Anniversary Celebration for MSc Sustainable Building: Performance and Design at Oxford Brookes UniversityBy Oxford Brookes The Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment Tue, Nov 25, 2014 5:37PM UTC Comments Off
On 31 October the School of Architecture at Oxford Brookes University held a 20 year anniversary celebration for the master’s degree in Sustainable Building: Performance and Design. The event took place at Headington Hill Hall and was attended by over forty alumni, staff and current students. The event began with an opening speech on the...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says the United States will pay 87 million pesos ($1.9 million) for damage caused by a U.S. Navy minesweeper that ran aground on a protected coral reef last year....
National human rights institutions in Southeast Asia have often been described as “paper tigers” or “toothless agencies” -- accused of sitting idle in the face of serious human rights concerns -- but there is some cause to believe that may be changing...
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