Sustainability

Using a Landsat map of the County Joe Kennedy and Peter Meisen discuss the impact of sea level rise

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

- Using a Landsat map of the County, Joe Kennedy and Peter Meisen discuss the impact of a possible 3 meter sea level rise by 2100. ... Read more about Using a Landsat map of the County Joe Kennedy and Peter Meisen discuss the impact of sea level rise

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Side-by-side teams see each others project ideas

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

-  Side by side teams see each other's project ideas. This enables cross-fertilization of ideas and solutions

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Ideas flow freely and are shared quickly

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

- Ideas flow freely and are shared quickly. 

- In this format, everyone can contribute and make the plans stronger ... Read more about Ideas flow freely and are shared quickly

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Pacific Beach HN1M team

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

- The Pacific Beach team had a vested interest in the outcomes, as most live in the district ... Read more about Pacific Beach HN1M team

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San Diego County Operations Center

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

– The San Diego County Operations Center offered a perfect venue for the 12 screen surround environment

– immersing the particiapnts in the trends, issues and proposals from each team. ... Read more about San Diego County Operations Center

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Mike Stepner, VP, New School of Architecture and Development

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

– Mike Stepner, VP of the New School of Architecture and Development was fully involved in the year long process

  ... Read more about Mike Stepner, VP, New School of Architecture and Development

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HN1M Charrette 12 teams

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HN1M.org

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Bastiaan Bauma, Director of the San Diego AIA hosted the Charrette: Housing the Next 1 Million by 2050

-  12 teams formed, one for each Council District and region in San Diego County, California, USA. ... Read more about HN1M Charrette 12 teams

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The Global Solutions – Making The World Work For Everyone – U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

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The Global Solutions – Making The World Work For Everyone
Here’s your chance to solve the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals.

The mission is to "make the world work for 100% of humanity in the shortest possible time through spontaneous cooperation without ecological damage or disadvantage to anyone"

The Sustainable Development Goals officially known as “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” is a set of 17 Global Goals with 169 targets between them. ... Read more about The Global Solutions – Making The World Work For Everyone – U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

It's time to act to secure sustainable water and sanitation for all

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There's no silver bullet to sustainable development, but to avoid conflicts, disasters and damage to ecosystems, water agenda must advance on political arena

Every year on 22 March we celebrate World Water Day. But this year is different. It will go to history as the year when we set the course for the future. ... Read more about It's time to act to secure sustainable water and sanitation for all

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August | 2013 | DESANews - United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

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Food, Energy and Cities discussed online with DESA experts

As a way to bring United Nations reports closer to the general public, eight experts from DESA held a Facebook chat on 25 July to promote the recently launched World Economic and Social Survey 2013. Here are some of the questions and issues raised from all around the globe and an overview of the report. ... Read more about August | 2013 | DESANews - United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

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