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Islands take the lead on circular economy. Three projects win the 2nd Greening The Islands Awards, spotlighted for their replicability on other islands

Awards given to Ta’u project with Tesla in the American Samoa islands, a centre for awareness about water resources on Malta and the adoption of Zero Motorcycles’ electric bikes by a local police force. Gran Canaria and Milan, 6 December 2016 – Small islands provide a natural laboratory for the circular economy, according to the …

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Appeal made from Greening the Islands conference: “Time has run out – many islands risk disappearing because of climate change”

Greening the Islands is launched, an app to head off climate change on islands by promoting and spreading innovation. Conference being held on Gran Canaria, Spain, on 2-3 December 2016 Gran Canaria, Spain, 3 December 2016 – Time has run out and islands risk disappearing because of the effects of climate change. Institutions at an …

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Greening the Islands, zero-emission islands tackle the joint challenges of climate change and migration

A two-day exchange of best practices from the Canary Islands, Samsø, Azores, Malta, Balearics and Greek, Italian and Croatian islands. Greening the Islands Awards to recognise the best projects for improvements in island life. Gran Canaria, 2-3 December 2016   Milan & Gran Canaria, 22 November 2016 – The dual emergency of climate change and …

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