Tribes lead the way for faster internet access in New Mexico

Nationally, tribal lands have some of the lowest internet access rates of any demographic. According to the Federal Communications Commission, 41 percent of people living on tribal lands in the U.S. lack access to high-speed internet. In rural areas on tribal lands, 68 percent don’t have access. Lewis’s community, however, is an outlier. Today, Cochiti … Continue reading Tribes lead the way for faster internet access in New Mexico

Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Gender equality is an enabler and accelerator for all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The gender-responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an opportunity to achieve not only SDG 5 (gender equality), … Continue reading Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Sustainable Community tools – US Environmental Protection Agency

Access to tools relating to building sustainable communities in the USA, including resources on: Climate Change Codes, Ordinances, and Land Development Regulations Environmental Justice Funding Resources Green Building Housing Land Reuse and Revitalization Planning Sustainable Materials Management Transportation Water Click on the links above to have a look at a list of resources relating to … Continue reading Sustainable Community tools – US Environmental Protection Agency