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LKS G5 UOI: Sharing the Planet

Central Idea: People can make choices to support the sustainability of the earth's resources.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals Youth

Sustainable Development Goals Youth

The UN and Youth
Building on its global convening role, the United Nations is uniquely placed to act as a source of protection and support for young people, and a platform through which their needs can be addressed, their voice can be amplified, and their engagement can be advanced.

The Lazy Person's Guide to Saving the World

Change starts with you. Seriously. Every human on earth—even the most indifferent, laziest person among us—is part of the solution. Fortunately, there are some super easy things we can adopt into our routines that, if we all do it, will make a big difference.

Websites

Unicef Susatainability

What does sustainability mean for children?

Energy Kids

Here you'll find: What is Energy? Energy Sources. Using & Saving Energy. History of Energy. Games & Activities.

Singapore and Climate Change

Climate Change and Singapore

Kids and the Environment

When we talk about our environment we mean everything in the world around us which can affect our lives.

Videos

Storage System Using Hydrogen

Engie SA is helping build a small, self-contained power grid on Semakau Island to demonstrate the usefulness of hydrogen gas in converting intermittent power from solar panels and wind turbines into stored fuel that can generate electricity days or even months later, when the need is higher. "  Murtaugh, Dan. Bloomberg.com. Bloomberg, 24 May 2017. Web. 13 Aug. 2017.

What is Sustainability? | Mocomi Kids

An informative video on Sustainability, For humans, sustainability is the potential for long-term maintenance of well being, which has ecological, economic, political and cultural dimensions.
Here are a few ways in which your actions can contribute to sustainability.
Lifestyle - Your lifestyle is your choice and you can change it. 

Bill Nye: Renewable Energy

Bill Nye the Science Guy® explores the science of renewable energy and demonstrates how we can use science and technology to engineer a brighter tomorrow. Using his trademark blend of hands-on demos and humor, Bill Explains Newton's First Law. Then, he's off to the Renewable Energy Lab at UL to compare renewable and non-renewable energy sources such as fossil fuels, solar, wind, and hydroelectricity.

A Visual History of Urbanisation 3700 BC - 2000 AD

By 2030, 75 percent of the world’s population is expected to be living in cities. Today, about 54 percent of us do. Researchers compiled information about historical urban populations. The result is a clean, accessible dataset of cities, their locations, and their populations over time, going as far back as 3700 B.C.