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22 January 2019
Webinar
Online
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

On 22 January 2019 (12:30 PM EST / 6:30 PM CET) IISD will host a webinar for the Canadian Sustainability Indicators Network (CSIN) on "Smart Technology Uses in Sustainable Development".

March 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

IISD's Big Data for Resilience Storybook explores the links between Big Data and resilience building through a new resilience lens. Aimed at an audience of resilience and development practitioners, the Storybook offers diverse experiences and practice-based recommendations to leverage Big Data’s

January 2019
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
This case study research examines six water quality trading (WQT)/offset programs from Canada, the United States and New Zealand and highlights specific policy and program mechanisms that enabled the programs to achieve their goals of reduced nutrient and contaminant loading.
December 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
This report aims to support governments of developed and developing countries in their endeavour to make energy transitions just. It brings together political and communications strategies for a just transition, building on research and case studies of energy transitions that have happened or that are happening in Canada, Egypt, Indonesia, India, Poland and Ukraine.
November 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Overseas Development Institute (ODI), Oil Change International, Fundación Ambiente y Recursos Naturales
Group of 20 (G20) governments have committed to ending government support to fossil fuels through a number of reform pledges, yet subsidies continue. Change is possible, however. This working paper has brought together examples illustrating how reforms can be enabled and implemented to align the flows of public money with the Paris Agreement and SDGs.
October 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
The report Comprehensive Wealth in Canada 2018: Measuring what matters in the long term tries to measure the comprehensive wealth in Canada. Comprehensive wealth in this report means the country's produced, natural, human, financial and social capital. The findings of the report suggest that the concerns for Canada's future in terms of comprehensive wealth is well-founded as the analysis demonstrates that the foundation of the GDP growth is fragile.
October 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
The flow of data on freshwater health is becoming difficult to manage. This report presents eight case studies where new technologies, such as blockchain and AI, are allowing governments and businesses to make informed decisions about their water resources.
September 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Carbon pricing instruments come in many shapes and forms; in this report, IISD analyzes the possible development of innovative approaches to linking carbon pricing instruments and considers how carbon pricing club members could reduce emissions while keeping costs low.
September 2018
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Canada is still the largest provider of subsidies to oil and gas production in the G7 per unit of GDP. This briefing spotlights the remaining subsidies to oil and gas production in Canada, focusing on two specific types of subsidies: direct transfers and fiscal exemptions made available to fossil fuel extraction and production.
12 September 2018
Webinar
Online
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
On 12 September 2018 (10:00 AM CEST), the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is hosting a webinar on "Financing Soil Remediation: Experiences from China and the world".

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