Sustainable community


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Sustainable community

Preserves or improves quality of life while minimizing its impact on the environment, and achieving these goals using fiscally and environmentally responsible policies.
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A sustainable community benefits from numerous technologies and design features, says Dr Muawieh Radaideh Image Credit: Supplied
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Shelleh's climb was sponsored by The Sustainable City, the Middle East's first fully operational sustainable community, found in the UAE.
SARGODHA -- A two-day national conference titled 'Psychology for Sustainable Community: Challenges and Trends' concluded here on Wednesday at University of Sargodha (UoS).
'A sustainable community manages its human, natural and financial capital to meet current needs while ensuring that adequate resources are available for future generations.' Basically, a city can be deemed sustainable if it can balance the three aspects and maintain these in the long run.
The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Monday awarded Essex the designation of Maryland Sustainable Community, making the eastern Baltimore County area eligible to apply for state funding for projects leading to increased economic, transportation and housing choices and environmental improvements.
The institute is at the center of a movement that considers local assets as the primary building blocks of sustainable community development.
It is important for us to increase international awareness of the UPC's willingness to help achieve a global sustainable community."
Members of Audubon International's Sustainable Communities Program are eligible for the award, which recognizes significant environmental achievement and is an intermediate milestone en route to earning the rigorous designation of Certified Audubon International Sustainable Community. Mayor Rusty Bailey received the Green Community Award on behalf of the City of Riverside at the Riverside Sustainability Coalition Meeting on June 15.
German development company GIZ is allocating $50m of European Union (EU) and German government funds for green [environmentally friendly] construction and sustainable community projects in Egypt, according to the company's programme coordinator Gunther Wehenpohl.
Swansea Sustainable Community Initiative (SSCI) has been working for over five years with the police, police authority, council officers in planning, licensing, environment and cleansing, councillors, the student union, the university governance, Keep Wales Tidy and of course other permanent residents to ameliorate some of these unintended consequences.
For the fifth year, Siemens, an NLC Corporate Partner, is sponsoring The Siemens Sustainable Community Awards in partnership with the U.S.

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