Oxford Brookes Institute for Sustainable Development (OISD) develop revolutionary GreenUnit modular buildingBy Oxford Brookes The Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment Mon, Dec 16, 2013 9:18PM UTC Comments Off
As the UK’s desire for more sustainable buildings grows the Oxford Brookes Institute for Sustainable Development (OISD) has been leading the way. A couple of years ago OISD gave Philip Claydon funding to work on a building that would have multiple uses whilst being as green as possible. The project was to make a modular...
Indian mining magnates are now considered to be among the threats that put the Great Barrier Reef at great risk. The Federal government gave the green light to the massive expansion of three major port terminals at Abbot Point, 26 km north of Bowen in Central Queensland– positioned to become one of the world’s largest...
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Climate deniers are rejoicing over the abolition of Australia’s Climate Commission, along with the sacking of its commissioner, Professor Tim Flannery. New Prime Minister Tony Abbott wasted no time in disbanding the nation’s climate watchdog on Thursday in order to deliver his election promise right after he was sworn into office. Plans to scrap other climate-related...
The Changing Face of the MBA
Aside from the introduction of online courses in 1987, MBA programs have faced few revolutionary changes in recent years. However, the inclusion of social and environmental themes within the curriculum have elicited subtle modifications across numerous MBA programs. The infographic above outlines how some of these changes are influencing not only the MBA programs themselves, but also graduates and their impact on the professional...
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