GDC May Film Night @ Wujie – A Delicate Balance
A Delicate Balance, a film that predominantly explores the effects of animal protein on the human body and the environment.
GDC May Film Night at Urbn: The Cove
The Cove is a 2009 documentary film that analyzes and questions Japan’s dolphin hunting culture. It was awarded the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 2010.
Return to Nature: Hiking in DaMing Mountain
Do you like to travel? How about some clean and fresh air? Some beautiful scenery as well? Join Original Life at our Return to Nature Weekends – where we organize monthly short trips to some hidden, unexplored nearby destinations with an enthusiastic group of people from different nationalities, backgrounds and industries.
HandsOn Shanghai ‘Make a Difference Day 2013′: Beach Cleanup
Make a Difference Day (MADD) campaign is a celebration of volunteerism and an opportunity for people to take actions for a better community. It encourages people to participate in community life by offering their time and skills for meaningful projects in Shanghai.
‘The Future of Asian Consumption’
A special GDC forum that will help decision makers understand Asia’s evolving consumption behaviours and trends, their impact on the environment, their effects on businesses, their influence on policy-making, what is the potential end-game, and what we can do to get there.
Asia Office Space Congress – Beijing, China
Solutions for Owners and Occupiers in a Market Where Space is Tight Beijing is the capital of the World’s second largest economy and is home to some of the largest companies in the world – the popularity of the city has created a great squeeze on space on the roads and for companies looking for office space. Meeting the corporate…
‘The Future of Asian Consumption’: Expert Seminar
Join GDC this summer on a special forum that will help decision makers understand Asia’s evolving consumption behaviours and trends, their impact on the environment, their effects on businesses, their influence on policy-making, what is the potential end-game, and what we can do to get there. The event will feature Chandran Nair as keynote speaker, author of Consumptionomics: Asia’s Role in Reshaping Capitalism…
2013-03-06 The Life Aquatic: Aquaponics in Shanghai
2013-03-24 Freelance Programmers Wanted
Is China ready for climate change?
Once again, China’s ability to handle a changing climate is being tested. In 2013, rainfall in south China’s Yunnan province dropped 70 percent below average levels. This, combined with similar rainfall decline over the past three years, has turned the once water-abundant region into a much drier place. China is among the countries most vulnerable to climate change. An extreme weather event like Yunnan’s…By Izy Weng
MARKETS: China nears launch of large emissions trading pilot programs
SHANGHAI — China will soon begin its grand experiment to rein in climate change, using the nation’s regionwide carbon markets as the building blocks for what could become the world’s second-largest emissions trading market. Four out of seven Chinese pilot regions — Shanghai, Guangdong, Tianjin and Hubei — have issued their versions of cap-and-trade plans for greenhouse gas emissions. While…By Izy Weng
Do you know what goes into making ONE shirt?
Do you know what goes into making ONE shirt? Few people consider the underlying natural and human resources embedded into our clothing, including water, energy, chemicals, labour, and transport. Check out this Fashion Lifecycle video by Redress to see what goes into making your shirt. You’re sure to think twice the next time you design, devour or discard a garment…By Ashley
SMART Sale Good Deals for Green Drinkers
Fairglobe is pleased to offer SMART special in accordance with the coming World Fair Trade Day on May 11, 2013. ALL products in the SMART special are fair trade certified. Many of the products are also organic certified, which is good for your health while nurturing a healthy, sustainable society. Nine Special Offers! Sale products are as follows: Divine Chocolate…By Izy Weng
The EcoChic Design Award 2013
Cutting waste out of fashion The EcoChic Design Award is a sustainable fashion design competition challenging emerging fashion designers to create mainstream clothing with minimal textile waste. The 2013 cycle is open to designers in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan, Singapore, UK, France, Belgium and Germany. Following months of inspired design and rigorous judging, eight finalists will compete for career-changing…By Izy Weng
Living with Danger
Living with Dangerliving with danger China is the world’s largest phosphate fertilizer producer. In its current state it is at serious overcapacity. By the end of 2011 this colossal phosphate fertilizer industry has left the country with 300 million tons of phosphogypsum, an industrial by-product that contains a variety of harmful chemicals.Living with Danger China is the world’s largest phosphate…By Izy Weng