International Study Grants for Climate Protection

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has announced the International Climate Protection Fellowship. This would enable prospective leaders in academia and industry implement research-based proposals in the field of climate protection or climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually, funded under the German Federal… Read More International Study Grants for Climate Protection

How to Handle every Solar MiniGrid & Energy Management Issue

African Sustainable Energies in partnership with Brianok Engineering, Lagos Energy Academy and Federal Ministry of Power will be organizing a 5 day power-packed training on Solar MiniGrid (MGD) design and Energy Management from 4th to 8th December, 2017. This workshop is scheduled to take place at the Lagos Energy Academy, GRA Ikeja, Lagos. The Solar… Read More How to Handle every Solar MiniGrid & Energy Management Issue

8 Reasons to Implement Environmental Sustainability Framework

  As we are well aware, there is growing recognition that the natural environmental and social factors will limit or constrain the ability of businesses to create value now and in the future. This is evident in the numerous natural disaster, resource depletion (which have been escalated by human activities) and hostilities of host communities… Read More 8 Reasons to Implement Environmental Sustainability Framework

#SustyJob: Senior Associate – Governance, Risk and Compliance (Sustainability)

Exciting Job Opportunity for Sustainability Enthusiasts PwC is recruiting for a Senior Associate Position within their Assurance department. This is really exciting as the role entails the execution of sustainability projects…     The Company PwC has a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people who are committed to delivering quality… Read More #SustyJob: Senior Associate – Governance, Risk and Compliance (Sustainability)

Business benefits of ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System)

According to ISO website, There are many reasons why an organization should take a strategic approach to improving its environmental performance which can be a soft landing towards sustainability. ISO 14001:2015 specifies the requirements for an environmental management system in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability. This is a route… Read More Business benefits of ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System)

#SustyNews: New GRI standards Online Course

According to the GRI website,  the GRI Standards Exam will replace the G4 Exam from July 2017. This is consistent with the transition from the G4 Guidelines to GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI Standards). The GRI Standards Exam consists of 40 multiple-choice questions and will test the knowledge of the exam candidate on the understanding of the… Read More #SustyNews: New GRI standards Online Course