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A Day Trip to Corsica

Corsica is one of the first things someone thinks of when the words “Mediterranean” and “Island” are put together.  A mountainous isle belonging to French territory, – though it actually seems closer to Italy than France – with its warm climate, sandy beaches, clear water, and rocky cliffs, Corsica is the picture perfect island getaway.   261 more words


Kelemahan sistem mampu munculkan pulau

Jabatan Alam Sekitar (JAS) suatu waktu dulu hanya dilihat sebagai agensi yang tidak begitu penting, ibarat ‘rubber stamp’ untuk apa-apa projek yang hendak dijalankan.

Kini JAS menjadi antara agensi penting dalam pembangunan projek-projek mega di setiap sudut bumi Malaysia. 556 more words


JICA Anwers Mekong Watch Recommendations for Thilawa SEZ SEA/EIA

On 1 July 2014, Mekong Watch submitted a list of recommendation to JICA regarding the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and EIA processes for the Thilawa SEZ development project.   1,397 more words


EIA: A post-post-mortem, Part 1

I’ve been back in the U.S. for almost four weeks now.  And to think, this time last month I was getting ready to close my project at the  1,950 more words


When is a policy impact assessment not a policy impact assessment?

Here’s a good question: when is a policy impact assessment not a policy impact assessment?

Answer: when you’re the Prime Minister around 10 months out from a General Election and want something to say about helping families. 179 more words


What do organized crime, Siberian Tigers and reasonably priced hardwood floors have in common?

We’re in the process of buying our second house. (Yay!) But it needs some work. (Meh.) And we have a strict budget. (Boo.) After we scoured our local big box home improvement stores for hardwood and laminate flooring samples, we decided to check out Lumber Liquidators (Or “LUMBER LIQUIDATOR$, as the sign reads.) Since the name actually has a dollar sign in it, we assumed that is where all the great flooring deals were hiding. 732 more words

Just Call me Hitch

I recently posted about getting back on a workout regimen and eating healthy, so in lieu of this plan I recently started the Couch to 5K program with a friend of mine.   579 more words

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