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Wednesday December 12, 2018

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Poverty, Earthquakes and the Need for a New Orthodoxy
Residential
Friday July 7 2017

Poverty, Earthquakes and the Need for a New Orthodoxy

About 75 per cent of the deaths that occur during earthquakes are caused by building failure rather than the actual earthquakes themselves. And the sad fact...

Rethinking Sustainable Solutions for Social Housing
Residential
Wednesday March 1 2017

Rethinking Sustainable Solutions for Social Housing

It is widely known that the provision and availability of safe, affordable housing has massive benefits for a vibrant and healthy community.

Tackling Disadvantage in Social Housing
Residential
Tuesday November 8 2016

Tackling Disadvantage in Social Housing

Imagine, for a moment, that you are a developer, or even just a property investor who has found a way to guarantee the properties you own...

Energy Poverty: What it Means and What to Do
Environment
Monday August 15 2016

Energy Poverty: What it Means and What to Do

The term ‘energy poverty’ has two different meanings, and which meaning you use depends largely on whether you are in the developing world or the developed...

Renewable Energy Good for Reducing Poverty: Report
Energy
Monday August 3 2015

Renewable Energy Good for Reducing Poverty: Report

Renewable energy is an easier, quicker and cheaper method than burning coal to help lift people out of poverty through access to power, a new report...