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Lauren Rosenberg & Alan Brent - Innovators in disrupted cities Lauren Rosenberg & Alan Brent - Innovators in disrupted cities

Date added: 07/22/2013
Date modified: 07/22/2013
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Lauren Rosenberg & Alan Brent - Innovators in disrupted cities: an exploration of the Creative Class theory in urban(ising) Africa. Paper presented at the 19th International Sustainable Development Conference, Spier 1-3 July 2013, co-hosted by the SI. (Lauren Rosenberg is a graduate of the Mphil in Sustainable Development Programme, and this paper is based on her thesis.)

Cities, Decoupling and Urban Infrastructure: Scoping the Challenges Cities, Decoupling and Urban Infrastructure: Scoping the Challenges

Date added: 01/08/2011
Date modified: 01/08/2011
Filesize: 849.29 kB
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Cities, Decoupling and Urban Infrastructure: Scoping the Challenges. Report for the International Resource Panel by Mark Swilling, Edgar Pieterse, Mike Hodson, Simon Marvin, Katherine Hyman, November 2010.

Infrastructure Development in Cape Town - Part 2 Infrastructure Development in Cape Town - Part 2

Date added: 10/18/2006
Date modified: 10/18/2006
Filesize: 2.89 MB
Downloads: 2246
This is Part 2 of a 3 Part Report prepared for the Sustainability Institute by MCA, a Cape Town - based development planning consultancy. Funded by CORDAID, this report provides the basis for future policy work on sustainable infrastructure options.

Child Centered Learning for Sustainability Child Centered Learning for Sustainability

Date added: 04/20/2006
Date modified: 10/07/2006
Filesize: 34.5 kB
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Biodiversity Economy - Wendy Crane Biodiversity Economy - Wendy Crane

Date added: 12/04/2006
Date modified: 01/08/2010
Filesize: 91.55 kB
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This article was published by Trialogue based on research that Wendy Crane (2003 intake) conducted for her final Mphil research project.

Schirin Yachkaschi - Drinking from the Poisoned Chalice Schirin Yachkaschi - Drinking from the Poisoned Chalice

Date added: 10/13/2006
Date modified: 10/14/2006
Filesize: 55 kB
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Schirin Yachkaschi is doing her Phd on organisation development in CBOs, supervised by Prof. Mark Swilling. This paper reflects her core thinking that will be elaborated theoretically and empirically in her Phd. Her research is based on work she did with CBOs while working for Community Connections, an NGO that supports CBOs with offices at the Philippi Business Place - an SI project.

Facilitating Energy Efficiency in the Commercial Sector Facilitating Energy Efficiency in the Commercial Sector

Date added: 08/16/2007
Date modified: 08/16/2007
Filesize: 120.99 kB
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Facilitating Energy Efficiency in the Commercial Sector by David Nicol. David Nicol is employed by the Sustainability Institute and heads up the Energy Efficiency Initiative located within the Cape Town Partnership. This reflects some of the learning from the first year of experience from this project.

Journey to India Journey to India

Date added: 02/24/2008
Date modified: 02/24/2008
Filesize: 1.67 MB
Downloads: 1929
Gareth Haysom's notes on the research trip to India by the SI's sustainable agriculture group, including two MPhil students.

Spier Sustainability Report Spier Sustainability Report

Date added: 12/22/2007
Date modified: 12/22/2007
Filesize: 106.74 kB
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The Sustainability Institute's research team helped Spier to write its Sustainability Report which won top honours at ACCA Awards this year.

Sustainability Institute, Grabouw Case Study Sustainability Institute, Grabouw Case Study

Date added: 06/05/2011
Date modified: 08/17/2011
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Sustainability Institute, Grabouw Case Study - summary narrative for teaching purposes compiled by the Sustainability Institute based on various mainly unpublished documents.