"The commitment to sustainability by California growers and vintners is truly impressive," says Allison Jordan, CSWA
's executive director.
Qualified schools with a SolidWorks Education Edition subscription can now administer the Certified Sustainable Design Associate (CSDA) exam, in addition to the Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA
) exam to its students.
And the CSWA
logo is not allowed to be used on wine labels.
In addition, the Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA) in collaboration with the Caribbean Spa and Wellness Association (CSWA
) has recognized the need to effectively develop and market health tourism in the Caribbean and developed a project to assist 15 nations, including Jamaica in strategy development and implementation (International Medical Travel Journal 2010).
California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA
) was established in 2003 to implement the Sustainable Winegrowing Program, which was initiated by members of California's winegrowing community to promote sustainable practices for growing grapes and producing wine throughout the state.
Several parts of The New Rank and File feature group interviews with innovative, community-based organizations such as the Chinese Staff and Worker Association (CSWA
) and the Coalition of University Employees at the University of California (CUE).
For example, Lisa, a volunteer for the Chinese Staff and Workers Association (CSWA
), was blacklisted in 1997 by the King's County Apparel Association in New York City for demanding overtime pay and shorter hours as an employee of Street Beat Sportswear.
* The Chinese Staff and Workers Association (CSWA
) is a twenty-year-old membership organization in Chinatown in New York City that responds to the unfair labor practices of garment, restaurant, and office employers.
Contact: Andy Visser-de Vries, CSWA
, PO Box 75, Sta.
Lohr winery in California, thinks sustainable wines also appeal to a group of 60-plus consumers he calls "the matures," which he refers to as "healthy-planet thinkers." Lohr's estate vineyards and its three wineries are certified by the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA
), and Lohr is the group's chairman.
The California Code of Sustainable Winegrowing (CCSW) was published in 2002, and a nonprofit organization, the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA
), was formed by CAWG and the Wine Institute to implement a statewide winegrowing program with CCSW as its foundation.
Science in Society Journalism Awards are sponsored by the Canadian Science Writers' Association Awards honor outstanding contributions to journalism in Canadian newspapers, magazines, trade publications, books, radio and television Over $12,000 are offered, with each award carrying a $1,000 prize value Awards are presented for original material disseminated in French or English print or broadcasting during calendar year 1998 Eligible material must appear in a Canadian publication or be aired on a cable or broadcast system licensed in Canada Competitors must be Canadian citizens or residents of Canada Contact Andy Visser-de Vries, CSWA
, P0 Box 75, Sta.