CRC News Archive

Network for Business Sustainability (NBS) has released new resources on civic dialogue

Two new resources have been released through the Network for Business Sustainability (NBS) on importance of and best practices for civic dialogue. The development of these publications was informed in part through the input of CRC’s principle investigator, and these reports discuss the role of dialogue in sustainability. The publications can be downloaded from their respective webpages:

MC3 Raindrop Plot Published

We have just released a raindrop plot, a deeper exploration of the research outcomes from our climate adaptation and mitigation research, MC3 case study data. This visualization highlights key concepts that were developed through discussions among the MC3 interdisciplinary team, using the case study protocol and research outcomes to guide our analysis.

Spaces and Flows - New HEAD Talks video

We have just released a new video on CRC HEAD Talks. This video was a presentation made to the recent Spaces and Flows conference in Amsterdam, on November 23, 2013. Professor Ann Dale, Dr. Lenore Newman and Rob Newell explore what makes a place special, how people move through a space, what makes a person keep coming back again and again. The dynamic interplay of place, space, and time is examined through the video's imagery and flow.

Cooperatives and Sustainability: An investigation into the relationship

Last month, the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) held their annual conference in Cape Town. One the presentations at this conference included reporting on the results of a partnership project, between Community Research Connections and the Sustainability Solutions Group, that investigated the relationship between the cooperative model and sustainable development.