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Developed through MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, Climate CoLab is a project that aims to collect ideas from people across the planet for addressing the critical global issue of climate change.  Climate CoLab provides

Produced by New Scientist using data from NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies Surface Temperature Analysis, Your Warming World is an interactive map that displays global climate data for last century.

The World Health Organization (WHO) and World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have collaborated to created the Atlas of Health and Climate, a document that draws linkages between climate change and the increase in diseases such as such as diarrhoea, malaria, meningitis and dengue fever.  As stated in the p presents the United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) 6,000+ development projects and 8,000 outputs in 177 countries and territories worldwide.

The Students for a Just and Stable Future of Harvard University initiated a campaign in September that calls for a divestment of Harvard’s endowment from the top 200 publicly-traded fossil fuel corporations.

The World Meteorological Organization's (WMO) annual greenhouse gas (GHG) bulletin has noted that GHGs reached a record high in 2011.

A summary report highlighting the key outcomes of the Imagine 2012 Conference has be prepared and released to the public.

The Ontario Human Rights Commission has just released a report on human rights issues experienced by people with mental health and addictions.

Meeting the infrastructure needs of a rapidly growing population can often overwhelm the capacity of a city to pay for new infrastructure while maintaining its existing stock of roads, water and wastewater facilities, schools and other public facilities and services.

Developed by students of the Masters in Environment and Management program at Royal Roads University, the Sustainable Food Whiteboard serves as a virtual hub for projects and ideas on re-localizing food.