Tag: sustainability

Educational partnership to create next-generation sustainability leadership

Educational partnership to create next-generation sustainability leadership

October 17, 2016  |  Comments
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Partnership creates pathways for local students to help define and develop Hawaiʻi’s statewide green workforce and education goal.

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Sustainable community food systems program awarded ʻĀina Ulu grant

Sustainable community food systems program awarded ʻĀina Ulu grant

October 7, 2016  |  Comments
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The grant will build upon prior UH West Oʻahu’s successes by supporting a range of teaching, applied research and promotional and community engagement activities.

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Innovative projects sought for President’s Green Initiatives Awards

Innovative projects sought for President’s Green Initiatives Awards

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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The annual awards support student leadership in sustainability, innovation and entrepreneurial problem-solving.

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UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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NSF has released $1 million from the Centers for Research Excellence and Technology Program to fund UH Hilo’s climate change research project.

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Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

October 3, 2016  |  Comments
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The symposium aims to address legal and policy challenges and questions surrounding continental U.S. and Pacific Islands climate displacement and relocation.

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Research forecasts future ocean crisis

Research forecasts future ocean crisis

September 14, 2016  |  Comments
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A study by UH Hilo’s Matthew Knope warns of a future mass extinction if marine resources are not better managed.

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World Youth Congress to be held at the University of Hawaiʻi in 2017

World Youth Congress to be held at the University of Hawaiʻi in 2017

September 9, 2016  |  5 Comments
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Hundreds of young leaders from around the globe will gather at UH at Mānoa to discuss sustainability and conservation.

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UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

September 8, 2016  |  Comments
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WRRC will conduct a three-year \ project focusing on developing optimal irrigation strategies in farmlands throughout Hawaiʻi, Guam and American Samoa.

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UH law school environmental motions approved as World Conservation Congress resolutions

UH law school environmental motions approved as World Conservation Congress resolutions

September 6, 2016  |  Comments
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Seven motions prepared by UH Mānoa law students in partnership with environmental groups and agencies, have been adopted as World Conservation Congress resolutions.

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Students around the world challenged to Make the Ala Wai Awesome

Students around the world challenged to Make the Ala Wai Awesome

September 6, 2016  |  1 Comment
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An international design challenge has been launched to rehabilitate the Ala Wai watershed, one of the nation’s most polluted bodies of water.

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