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SUSTAINABLE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FORUM

Welcome to the Sustainable Professional development forum

As a member of GreenPad Enterprise, you are part of GreenPad Enterprise sustainability community. Within this membership, you can share knowledge, skills, experience and sustainability best practices and get more accustomed to sustainability issues.

Here you have the opportunity to learn, collaborate, ask questions, get answers, create contacts ,networks and share good practices in the context of sustainability and ultimately improve yourself.

BIODIVERSITY

Biodiversity simply means the variety of life on Earth. Plants, animals and microorganisms form part of biodiversity. Environmental sustainability entails the management of all forms of life in the environment. Please be a part of this movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

CARBON SUSTAINABILITY

A commitment to carbon reduction is a vital aspect of sustainability measures undertaken in various organisations. More importantly, the carbon reduction helps to improve community’s wellbeing and also reduce operational costs and environmental footprints in our daily activities. Developing low carbon strategies is paramount to sustainable development in the society. Please be part of the popular societal low carbon movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

Engagement is believed in some quarters to be the most preferred first point of call when solving modern days challenge. It could be cheaper when compared to technical applications which can be very costly. For example community engagement are used in sustainability concepts such as the energy and waste hierarchies used to manage waste and energy in the environment and this in turn promotes social cohesion and brings about community development. Please do your bits for the environment by initiating community ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

ENERGY MANAGEMENT

Energy is a very important resource in today’s world and drives civilisation and our ability to function effectively in our day to day lives. As much as energy is a resource and useful to the society, it can be also be harmful to the environment if produced from fossil sources. Fossil based energy emits carbon dioxide as a by-product and causes climate change. Energy management is therefore vital to the well being of any society due to the importance and harm that energy can cause. In the UK, the energy hierarchy is used to manage energy. It simply an order of preference for action to reduce and manage energy. Please be part of the energy management movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

WASTE MANAGEMENT

Waste is inevitable in any society and its inevitability warrants the development of waste management measures . Waste management could promote sustainability if deployed well . For example food waste can be turned into biogas for heating homes and offices. Furthermore , reducing waste in a way is like reducing utility and operational cost. Come to think of it, when you prepare food and eat half a plate and empty the remaining half in a bin, you simply have wasted some amount of money such as the energy and human costs used to produce and prepare the half plate of food waste chunked in the bin. In the UK, the waste hierarchy is used to manage waste. It simply an order of preference for action to reduce and manage waste. Please be part of this order and movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

WATER MANAGEMENT

Water is a huge environmental resource. It is used for activities such as cooking, drinking and production. However, climate change could limit the amount of clean water available to the society due to issues such as pollution and drought. To meet our demand in a sustainable way water needs to be managed and conserved well. Please be part of this movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

We all get up every day and make our way to schools, offices, market etc. Transportation incurs a lot resources due to the resources such as the energy and money used to transport ourselves from one place to another. There are various mode of transportation in today’s world such as car, train, bus, horse, walk etc and all these means can be used to improve the environment and save money . Please be part of our sustainability movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

HEALTHY LIVING

From eating well to exercising and entertainments helps people to feel and stay good. A healthy society is a happy and sustainable one. Come to think of it, a healthy community will think in a healthy way , will manage resources efficiently and we ultimately be a planet saver. Please be part of our sustainability movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

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SUSTAINABLE ORGANISATIONAL FORUM

Welcome to the Sustainable Professional development forum

As a member of GreenPad Enterprise, you are part of GreenPad Enterprise sustainability community. Within this membership, you can share knowledge, skills, experience and sustainability best practices and get more accustomed to sustainability issues.

Here you have the opportunity to learn, collaborate, ask questions, get answers, create contacts ,networks and share good practices in the context of sustainability and ultimately improve your organisation’s green credentials.

Click on any subject in the forum pages and start to improve your organisation with knowledge, ideas and best practices in the field of sustainability.

BIODIVERSITY

Biodiversity simply means the variety of life on Earth. Plants, animals and microorganisms form part of biodiversity. Environmental sustainability entails the management of all forms of life in the environment. Please be a part of this movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

CARBON SUSTAINABILITY

A commitment to carbon reduction is a vital aspect of sustainability measures undertaken in various organisations. More importantly, the carbon reduction helps to improve community’s wellbeing and also reduce operational costs and environmental footprints in our daily activities. Developing low carbon strategies is paramount to sustainable development in the society. Please be part of the popular societal low carbon movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

Engagement is believed in some quarters to be the most preferred first point of call when solving modern days challenge. It could be cheaper when compared to technical applications which can be very costly. For example community engagement are used in sustainability concepts such as the energy and waste hierarchies used to manage waste and energy in the environment and this in turn promotes social cohesion and brings about community development. Please do your bits for the environment by initiating community ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

ENERGY MANAGEMENT

Energy is a very important resource in today’s world and drives civilisation and our ability to function effectively in our day to day lives. As much as energy is a resource and useful to the society, it can be also be harmful to the environment if produced from fossil sources. Fossil based energy emits carbon dioxide as a by-product and causes climate change. Energy management is therefore vital to the well being of any society due to the importance and harm that energy can cause. In the UK, the energy hierarchy is used to manage energy. It simply an order of preference for action to reduce and manage energy. Please be part of the energy management movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

WASTE MANAGEMENT

Waste is inevitable in any society and its inevitability warrants the development of waste management measures . Waste management could promote sustainability if deployed well . For example food waste can be turned into biogas for heating homes and offices. Furthermore , reducing waste in a way is like reducing utility and operational cost. Come to think of it, when you prepare food and eat half a plate and empty the remaining half in a bin, you simply have wasted some amount of money such as the energy and human costs used to produce and prepare the half plate of food waste chunked in the bin. In the UK, the waste hierarchy is used to manage waste. It simply an order of preference for action to reduce and manage waste. Please be part of this order and movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

WATER MANAGEMENT

Water is a huge environmental resource. It is used for activities such as cooking, drinking and production. However, climate change could limit the amount of clean water available to the society due to issues such as pollution and drought. To meet our demand in a sustainable way water needs to be managed and conserved well. Please be part of this movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

We all get up every day and make our way to schools, offices, market etc. Transportation incurs a lot resources due to the resources such as the energy and money used to transport ourselves from one place to another. There are various mode of transportation in today’s world such as car, train, bus, horse, walk etc and all these means can be used to improve the environment and save money . Please be part of our sustainability movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

HEALTHY LIVING

From eating well to exercising and entertainments helps people to feel and stay good. A healthy society is a happy and sustainable one. Come to think of it, a healthy community will think in a healthy way , will manage resources efficiently and we ultimately be a planet saver. Please be part of our sustainability movement by initiating ideas and sharing knowledge through GreenPad Enterprise community forum.

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