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Moving from Mcmansions to Earthships: A Quest for Sustainable Housing in Australia

Read a new article by Martin Freney, who is researching sustainable architecture and Earthship homes at University of Adelaide. Click on the link below to read his article: http://www.scribd.com/doc/92949340/Moving-from-Mcmansions-to-Earthships-The-Quest-for-Sustainable-Housing-in-Australia 
 

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Sustainability Drinks – 16 May 6-8pm

Guest speaker is Paul Hendy.
Paul Hendy is both an Architect and Industrial Designer whose passion for creating buildings using the principles of ecologically sustainable design has led to involvement in a variety of projects across the globe. In 2009 Paul co-founded TS4 Architecture with Architect Brett Aylen, and in conjunction with team Collaborative Future, has […]

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Trade Today Q&A: The Problems & Solutions – Tuesday 15 May

You’re invited to Adelaide Uni’s own Q&A, to discuss some of the tricky issues around the problems and solutions for trade, poverty and development.
Panelists will include a diverse range of expertise and knowledge, so interesting discussion is sure to ensue!  Ask your questions about the issues of conventional trade and the solutions in place.

Daniel Mackey […]

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Ecoversity Fair Trade Kitchen Competiton

Join us in celebrating Fair Trade Fortnight 5-20May 2012!
Send Ecoversity a photo of your Fair Trade University kitchen on campus and go in the running to win a $100 Fair Trade hamper with tea, coffee and chocolate to share in your office.
All staff that send a photo will receive a Fair Trade accredited sticker for […]

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Rio +20 Briefing – May 14 2012

The United Nations Association of Australia and the Australian Government’s Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities will hold a briefing in Adelaide on Monday 14 May from 5.30 pm to 730 pm at the University of Adelaide Ingkarni Wardli Conference Room.
This meeting will create an opportunity for those interested in the Rio + […]

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