local communities

Local Energy Communities: driver of the 2050 low-carbon agenda?
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Households and neighbourhoods feeding small-scale electricity and heat into a decentralised European energy grid: this is the vision developed by proponents of microgeneration. As much as half of EU citizens – including local communities, schools and hospitals – could be producing their own renewable electricity by 2050, meeting 45% of the EU’s energy demand, according […]

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The end of  cheap sh*t
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By Shae Russell from the Daily Reckoning Australia • Zeitgeist or devil? • Globalisation hurts the individual in the long term • Anti trade? Or pro local economy? Melbourne, Australia Friday, 8 February 2019. Dear Reader, I am currently writing to you from my Microsoft Surface Pro 4 while sitting comfortably in my hair salon […]

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Issues Effecting Local Communities Worldwide
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Abusing the Rights Of Local Communities Worldwide The Social Credit System (Chinese: 社会信用体系; pinyin: shèhuì xìnyòng tǐxì) is a national reputation system being developed by the Chinese government. By 2020, it is intended to standardise the assessment of citizens’ and businesses’ economic and social reputation, or ‘credit’. As of mid-2018, it is unclear whether the […]

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Food Security Knowledge must be passed to Local Communities
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An agriculture expert says proper knowledge of food security must be passed to local communities. With the wet weather becoming common and drought experienced regularly in the country, West New Britian DAL Officer, Allen Lebong, says people must understand the need to cultivate and store food sources. For West New Britian, taro, sweet potato and […]

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Local governments trying to increase birth rates to prevent communities from disappearing
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‘인구소멸 막자’ 지자체마다 출산율 올리기에 안간힘 Research by the Korea Employment Information Service shows about 90 out of 228 districts in South Korea face the risk of disappearing within the next 30 years due to the nation’s chronically low birthrate. Hong Yoo reports. South Korea’s birth rate continues to drop, and is a major concern […]

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Local communities mourn synagogue shooting victims
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The victims include a spry nonagenarian, a couple who were married in the synagogue, and a family physician remembered for the bow ties he wore and the care he provided, often to multiple generations of the same families. The accused gunman was in court on Monday.

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Local Vigils Bring Jewish Communities Together In Remembrance Of Synagogue Shooting Victims
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The outrage and grief felt in Pittsburgh after the mass shooting continues to resonate in South Florida

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Local Jewish Communities to Hold Vigils For Pittsburgh Victims
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The Jewish communities in Skokie a Evanston are holding vigils to honor the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue attack.

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Sen. Sasse on the rise of ‘anti-tribes’ and a growing American tolerance for lies
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In his new book “Them: Why We Hate Each Other–and How to Heal,” Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb, reflects on a growing “rootlessness” in America as local communities erode and our dependence on isolating technology grows. Judy Woodruff sits down with the senator, who also weighs in on the decay of truth in political discourse, his […]

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Local picnic event helps veterans reconnect with their communities
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The Eastern Hampden County Veterans Service District held its first Veterans Picnic in the Park, at East Longmeadow’s Heritage Park.

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James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government – CPC18
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James Brokenshire MP, is the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, this is his speech to the Conservative Party Conference 2018 on Monday 1st October 2018

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