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Access to water and sanitation in Atlantic Nicaragua
Afro-descendant communities in Central America have recently made important legal strides by enshrining their right to equal treatment under the law and in some cases their ability to claim a distinct group status in ...
Measuring the efficacy of low-income residential sustainability interventions
Volatile and rising global fuel prices present a tremendous challenge to our energy-dependent economy, and the ramifications are especially great for low-income households. Residential weatherization programs represent a ...
Defining sustainability in transportation : an effort to strengthen MAP-21
The Transportation Research Board of the National Academies identifies nine current and critical issues facing the United States transportation sector: congestion, environmental preservation, deteriorating infrastructure, ...
Establishing autonomy from parent NGOs : a case study of a São Paulo local development program
The following report addresses the ability of community-based programs supported by international development aid organizations to sustain development activities even after the termination of funding and programmatic support ...
A new framework for African smallholder agriculture : harnessing innovation and the private sector to drive sustainable development
This report will outline a new framework for improved yields and increased sustainability in Sub-Saharan African smallholder agriculture. Given the failures of agricultural development aid and policy in the past, cross-sector ...
Climate action strategies for the University of Texas at Austin
This report analyzes the current greenhouse gas emissions inventory for The University of Texas at Austin (UT-Austin), reviews the carbon reduction strategies being implemented at UT-Austin and other peer institutions, and ...