Pacific Institute

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Name: Pacific Institute
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Pacific Institute releases report on California’s Proposition 1

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Pacific Institute released a report, “ Insights into Proposition 1: The 2014 California Water Bond ,” to help California voters, who will vote on Nov. 4, better understand Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure ... [Published Water Technology Online - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

B.C.’s government should look for stronger climate policy globally, report says

British Columbia’s liquefied natural gas strategy won’t help the problem of global climate change in the absence of stronger policies internationally that limit carbon pollution, new report says.The study was commissioned by the Pacific Institute for ... [Published LNG World News - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

The BEST Prime Minister’s Awards 2014 – Nominations open NOW

BEST Pacific Institute of Education, in partnership with the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, celebrates its graduates’ success with the BEST Prime Minister’s Awards 2014.BEST has been the heart of Pasifika education for 27 years. By unleashing ... [Published Spasifik Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 3 reports

LNG not the climate change solution BC promises

Pembina report says only strong climate change policies will limit emissions.TopicsIndustriesTagsVANCOUVER — A report from the Pembina Institute pokes holes in the British Columbia government’s claim that exporting liquefied natural gas is the greatest ... [Published Canadian Manufacturing - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

AJC Leadership Delegation Visits Singapore

SINGAPORE , Oct. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  An AJC senior leadership delegation has concluded a two-day visit to Singapore .The group, led by AJC Executive Director David Harris , met with senior members of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, U.S. ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 25 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 1 reports

St. John Brebeuf math students participate in SFU event

Four students from participated in the math enrichment program “" at Simon Fraser University on Saturday, Oct. 18.Kyrin Feng, Cristina Wang, Colin Ellis-Sarauer and Catherine Ellis-Sarauer were among 72 math students from the Lower Mainland to partic ... [Published Abbotsford News - Oct 25 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Report: $7.5 billion water bond may not produce 'real improvements'

A report released Thursday cautions that the $7.5 billion water bond on California’s November ballot may not yield “real improvements” to the state’s water supply or environment.“Ultimately, the effectiveness of Proposition 1 funds in addressing California’s ... [Published Imperial Valley Press - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

New Report Provides Insights on California’s Proposition 1

With the state facing serious and deepening water challenges, voters on November 4th will be asked whether to approve Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014. The ballot measure would raise $7.12 billion in ... [Published Noodls - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

World Affairs discussion focuses on drought

:10 Written by Los Altos Town Crier Staff - Town Crier ReportThe World Affairs Council Peninsula Chapter and the Los Altos Library have scheduled Peter Gleick, Ph.D., founder and president of the Pacific Institute, to discuss “Water: California and the ... [Published Los Altos Town Crier - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

AJC Delegation Concludes Visit to Tokyo

TOKYOThe visit was highlighted by a 30-minute meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo AbeThe delegation, led by AJC President Stanley BergmanPrincipal topics discussed during the mission included: (a) the U.S.-Japanese relationship, (b) regional developments ... [Published Stock Nod - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 2 reports

Weekend literary event for local wordsmiths

The fourth annual Ventura County Writers’ Weekend for anyone wishing to learn more about the craft and business of writing will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. and Sun., Nov. 1 and 2 at the Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camar ... [Published Agoura Hills Acorn - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Update from the Pacific Institute California Drought Response Group –September 30

For the latest updates about the California drought go to www.californiadrought.org.California has had several large wildfires this month. Most notably, the King Fire, which has so far burned 97,099 acres in El Dorado County near Pollock Pines, east of ... [Published Noodls - Sep 30 2014]

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"Without an appropriate level of numeracy, a wide array of jobs, from trades to engineering and from customer service to business management, will remain out of Aboriginal youths' reach."
...with a profound sense of admiration for the tremendous accomplishments of the small island nation," said AJC Executive Director David Harris . "The breadth and depth of U S - Singapore cooperation are extremely impressive, and we continue to attach great importance to the strong bilateral ties between Israel and Singapore , which date back to the nation's founding in 1965."
"California voters are faced with a difficult decision on the water bond," says Peter Gleick, president of the PacificPacific Institute. "Our new report looks at the subtleties along with the complexities of the bond measure to help voters make wise decisions at the polls."
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Pacific Institute releases report on California... [Published Water Technology Online - 22 hours ago]
B.C.’s government should look for stronger clim... [Published LNG World News - Oct 29 2014]
The BEST Prime Minister’s Awards 2014 – Nominat... [Published Spasifik Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
Pembina Institute Report Questions If B.C.’s LN... [Published Air Water Land - Oct 28 2014]
Priming Aboriginal high school students for uni... [Published Noodls - Oct 28 2014]
LNG not the climate change solution BC promises [Published Canadian Manufacturing - Oct 27 2014]
B.C. off the mark with claim that LNG could hel... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 27 2014]
Liquefied natural gas not the climate change so... [Published Brandon Sun - Oct 27 2014]
Action on improving poor water quality needs to... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 27 2014]
AJC Leadership Delegation Visits Singapore [Published Wall Street Business Network - Oct 26 2014]
St. John Brebeuf math students participate in S... [Published Abbotsford News - Oct 25 2014]
Ekuinas: New allocation justified [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 25 2014]
Report: $7.5 billion water bond may not produce... [Published Imperial Valley Press - Oct 24 2014]
New owners will make Tice Ranch their home [Published Methow Valley News - Oct 24 2014]
New Report Provides Insights on California’s Pr... [Published Noodls - Oct 23 2014]
What Does Proposition 1 -- the 2014 California ... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 23 2014]
World Affairs discussion focuses on drought [Published Los Altos Town Crier - Oct 22 2014]
AJC Delegation Concludes Visit to Tokyo [Published Stock Nod - Oct 22 2014]
World: Revisiting resource redistribution in co... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
Project Management Technology: A buzz of MNCs [Published DNA India - Oct 21 2014]
AJC Delegation Concludes Visit to Tokyo [Published American Jewish Committee - Oct 21 2014]
Voters to decide on voting $7.1 B for water pro... [Published KGO San Francisco - Oct 21 2014]
El Nino Southern Oscillation and global flood r... [Published PNAS - Oct 21 2014]
Announcement Pacific Dance Choreographic Lab 2014 [Published The Big Idea - Oct 20 2014]
Upcoming FACTS Vancouver Talk To Look at Climat... [Published TheTyee.ca - Oct 20 2014]
What October? Mild Bias into Much of Next Week [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 20 2014]
Women dominating pharmaceutical sector? [Published Sabah Daily Express - Oct 19 2014]
Tice Ranch purchased by local residents [Published Methow Valley News - Oct 19 2014]
When Our Responses to Drought Make Things Worse [Published Huffington Post - Oct 18 2014]
When Our Responses to Drought Make Things Worse... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Oct 18 2014]
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World: Revisiting resource redistribution in co... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
Source: Peace DirectCountry: World October 17 2014: Climate change and population growth is predicted to decrease availability of water. Adan E Suazo explains what this means for traditional means of resolving conflicts over water. Water is by far the ...
When Our Responses to Drought Make Things Worse... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Oct 18 2014]
In a new study just published by the journal Sustainability Science (Springer), analysis from the Pacific Institute shows that many of the fundamental responses of California water users to severe drought actually make the state’s overall water conditions ...
When climate change meets Ebola [Published H5N1 - Oct 17 2014]
Via the Pacific Institute for Climate Studies in Victoria, BC: PICS Climate News Scan-October 16, 2014.When climate change meets Ebola: Vector-borne diseases in a warming worldThe Ebola virus has now infected over 8000 people and claimed over 3,000 lives ...
Why NRDC Supports California's Prop 1 (Water Bo... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Oct 15 2014]
Annie Notthoff, California Advocacy Director, San Francisco office and Sacramento In the midst of an epic drought, California voters have an opportunity this November to invest $7.4 billion in state bonds that could be used for fiscally and environmentally ...
An Open Memo on Ebola and Water [Significant Fi... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Oct 13 2014]
As input to the ongoing discussions about how to meet and overcome the spreading risks of Ebola, here are some summary thoughts about the water-related components of U.S. efforts. Specifics about the operations and effectiveness of water treatment or ...
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Bank of America Continues to Help Address Calif... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Aug 26 2014]
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