On this blog, you will find news and articles relating to sustainability in the built environment, green building, environmental issues and more.

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Emma Ozsen

Emma Özsen
 The core values that underpin sustainable development – interdependence, empathy, equity, personal responsibility and intergenerational justice – are the only foundation upon which any viable vision of a better world can possibly be constructed– from ‘Capitalism – as if the world matters’ by Jonathon Porritt (2005)


We know for sure that human activity is influencing the global environment, even if we don’t know by how much. We might still get away with it: the sceptics could be right, and the majority of the world’s scientists wrong. It would be a lucky break. But how lucky do you feel?New Scientist ‘Climate Change: Menace or myth?’ (vol 185 2486, 12 February 2005)

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