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Sustainability

Sustainability is about how organizations manage financial, social and environmental risks to ensure their business can continue to operate, regardless of obstacles such as resource shortages, environmental disasters, and social and political events. It also relates to green practices and business continuity planning, as well as stakeholder engagement.

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    By Hermans, Amanda Glaciers are mammoth, slow-moving rivers of ice that cover about 10 percent of Earth's surface and hold nearly 70 percent of its freshwater. But due to climate change-induced melting, those…

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    When Oppenheim Architecture was approached about a project to build the Ayla Oasis Golf Resorts Comfort Station in Aqaba, Jordan, the project sponsor wanted something iconic. But the team was…

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    In a bid to combat congestion and carbon emissions, more cities are launching initiatives to build or retrofit car-free zones.

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    By Waity, C. J. China's drainage problem needs urgent and innovative solutions. Flooding regularly plagues 641 of the 654 largest cities, sometimes with high death tolls. And a 1-meter (3.3-foot) rise in sea levels…

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    For nearly a century, the auto industry was content to churn out gas-guzzling vehicles that peeled away at the earth's ozone layer and drained wallets with fuel costs. That changed when Japanese…

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