GlobeScan Espresso: A Quick Shot of Evidence and Ideas | July 2017

Integrating sustainability values, demonstrating innovation and fostering transparency will be defining characteristics of leading organizations in the next ten years, according to the findings of the 2017 Sustainability Leaders Survey by GlobeScan and SustainAbility in partnership with Sustainable Brands. Full Report: 2017 Sustainability Leaders: A GlobeScan / SustainAbility Survey Watch …

SDG Update – 20 July 2017 – IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub

FEATURED HLPF 2017 Concludes VNR Presentations, Adopts Ministerial Declaration 19 July 2017: The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) concluded its 2017 meeting with the adoption of a Ministerial Declaration on the theme, ‘Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world.’ Youth Discuss Role in VNRs, HLPF 19 …

Protein produced with electricity to alleviate world hunger

Protein produced with electricity to alleviate world hunger A batch of single-cell protein has been produced by using electricity and carbon dioxide in a joint study by the Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. Protein produced in this way can be further developed for …

Advancing the Regenerative Ag Movement | Savory Monthly News

  SAVORY AT INTERNATIONAL BISON CONFERENCE The International Bison Conference is held once every five years and alternates the location between the United States and Canada. This year, the event was hosted in Big Sky, Montana with over 600 attendees comprised of ranchers, tribal representatives, conservation groups, and bison merchants. …

SDG digest: July 20, 2017

Civil Society Statement at the High Level Political Forum – Response to the Ministerial Declaration The 2017 High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 10-19 July 2017 counted with the participation of almost 2,500 representatives from civil society around the world, an increase of 1,000 from 2016. This is a …

Startups, NGOs, Global Brands Planting Seeds for ‘The Good Economy’

NEW METRICS Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit Aims to Help Companies Better Assess Nature’s Role, Value The introduction of the Natural Capital Protocol last year provided businesses with an important tool for businesses to measure their impacts and dependencies on nature. Now, building on the foundational work of the Protocol, a …