Articles tagged with 'Sustainability' | National University of Singapore

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2023
13
January
2023
| 16:23 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 13 January 2023, The Big Story, pA6...
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10
January
2023
| 21:12 Asia/Singapore
By Ms Audrey Tan, Science Communication and Outreach Lead at the Centre for Nature-based Climate Solutions at the Faculty of Science and the Tropical Marine Science Institute at NUSTODAY, 9 January 2023...
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04
January
2023
| 16:33 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Lawrence Loh, Director of the Centre for Governance and Sustainability at the NUS Business SchoolThe Straits Times, 4 January 2023, Insight, pB3...
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2022
28
December
2022
| 17:32 Asia/Singapore
On 21 November, 100 youths aged 17 to 21 from 10 ASEAN countries gathered in Singapore for the Youth Environment Camp (YEC) to discuss climate change and sustainability issues. This year’s camp centred around the region’s pursuit to reduce its carbon...
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27
December
2022
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Prakash Kumar |More than 60 per cent of the world population will live in urban areas by 2050 and many of the large cities are in Asia. Rapid urbanisation is an inevitable part of societal evolution and this is accompanied by an unprec...
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22
December
2022
| 07:45 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 22 December 2022, p12...
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22
December
2022
| 07:41 Asia/Singapore
By NUS Business School students Ang Yi Ting, Beh Kai En, Jervis Seet and Audrey Lim Kain SimThe Business Times, 22 December 2022, p18...
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21
December
2022
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
 In this series, NUS News explores how NUS is accelerating sustainability research and education in response to climate change challenges, and harnessing the knowledge and creativity of our people to pave the way to a greener future for all....
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18
December
2022
| 17:50 Asia/Singapore
The Sunday Times, 18 December 2022, Singapore, pA16...
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15
December
2022
| 16:09 Asia/Singapore
Oceanic and coastal ecosystems, such as seagrass meadows and mangroves, are rich stores of carbon, but more research is needed before these habitats can start to supply carbon credits to global carbon markets. Current gaps in knowledge include unders...
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15
December
2022
| 02:27 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 15 December 2022, Business, pA21 and pA22The Business Times, 15 December 2022, p2Lianhe Zaobao, 15 December 2022, p27Tamil Murasu, 15 December 2022, p2...
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13
December
2022
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Researchers from the NUS Environmental Research Institute (NERI) have discovered a new species of peat tree in southern Sumatra. The 40m-tall peat tree they studied was found to be an undiscovered species which has been named Lophopetalum tanahgambut...
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09
December
2022
| 19:06 Asia/Singapore
Nearly 300 leaders, academics, administrators and decision makers in higher education, along with industry professionals, gathered to discuss pressing issues facing universities in Southeast Asia and beyond at the first-ever Times Higher Education (T...
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07
December
2022
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
A global deal to protect nature and the benefits it provides to people will be negotiated during the United Nations COP15 biodiversity conference that begins today (Dec 7) in Montreal, with a key target of the new biodiversity framework calling for a...
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06
December
2022
| 14:45 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times, 6 December 2022, p2...
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05
December
2022
| 11:17 Asia/Singapore
By Associate Professor Sing Tien Foo, Director, and Dr Chew Tuan Chiong, Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, both from the Institute of Real Estate and Urban Studies at NUSThe Business Times, 5 December, p14...
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05
December
2022
| 11:08 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 5 December 2022Tamil Murasu, 6 December 2022, p2...
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02
December
2022
| 15:22 Asia/Singapore
The inaugural run of a sustainability-focused training programme for public sector officers, developed and delivered by NUS, concluded on 2 December 2022, paving the way for more courses to upskill the public sector in this pertinent area as Singapor...
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02
December
2022
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
Nature conservation is key in the global effort to tackle climate change, given the ability of many natural habitats to draw down the amount of planet-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, and reduce the impacts of climate change on communities. ...
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01
December
2022
| 09:39 Asia/Singapore
CNA, 30 November 2022CNA938, 30 November 2022Lianhe Zaobao, 1 December 2022, p8The Straits Times, 5 December 2022, Insight, pB4One FM 91.3 (5 December 2022)...
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30
November
2022
| 17:26 Asia/Singapore
On 30 November 2022, the Singapore Food Agency (SFA), National University of Singapore  (NUS), Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory (TLL), and seven industry partners [Barramundi Group (BG),  Blue Aqua International (Blue Aqua), Singapore Aquaculture Tec...
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30
November
2022
| 12:01 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Ramkishen S Rajan, Yong Pung How Professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS and Ms Bhavya Gupta, PhD candidate also from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUSThe Business Times, 30 November 2022, p20...
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28
November
2022
| 16:08 Asia/Singapore
As part of the efforts to facilitate community-led solutions to tackle municipal issues, the Municipal Services Office (MSO) and the Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities under the National University of Singapore (NUS) College of Design and Engineerin...
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28
November
2022
| 10:15 Asia/Singapore
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Temasek Foundation (TF) – NUS Programme for Leadership in University Management (PLUM), 50 delegates from 24 universities across Southeast Asia congregated in Singapore from 8 to 10 November 2022, to discuss key is...
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25
November
2022
| 14:48 Asia/Singapore
The Smart Port Challenge (SPC) 2022, an innovation competition that aims to identify the best ideas and solutions from international tech start-ups to address challenges put forth by Singapore-based maritime corporates, came to a close with the Grand...
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22
November
2022
| 11:13 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times, 22 November 2022, p2...
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19
November
2022
| 16:57 Asia/Singapore
By Assoc Prof (Practice) Terence Ho from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUSThe Straits Times, 19 November 2022, Insight, pB8...
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17
November
2022
| 15:42 Asia/Singapore
By Ms Audrey Tan, Science Communication and Outreach Lead at the Centre for Nature-based Climate Solutions, NUS Faculty of ScienceTODAY, 17 November 2022...
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15
November
2022
| 17:23 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 15 November 2022, Singapore, pA15Lianhe Zaobao, 15 November 2022, p9Money 89.3FM, 15 November 2022Kiss92FM, 15 November 2022One FM 91.3, 15 November 2022Hao 96.3FM, 15 November 2022UFM100.3, 15 November 2022Tamil Murasu, 15 Novembe...
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14
November
2022
| 21:25 Asia/Singapore
The Department of Architecture under the National University of Singapore College of Design and Engineering (NUS CDE) today opened the Architectural Conservation Laboratory (ArClab), a unique living laboratory housed in a conserved building which wil...
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