World to Open Negotiation of New Biodiversity Action Framework UN Conference, Egypt, 14-29 Nov

Contacts: * Johan Hedlund, Associate Information Officer, Convention on Biological Diversity [email protected]; +1 514 287-6670 * Terry Collins [email protected]; +1-416-878-8712   World to Open Negotiation  of New Biodiversity Action Framework:  UN Conference, Egypt, 14-29 Nov   Begins two year negotiation of post-2020 biodiversity action framework     In collaboration with the Government of …

Newsletter: November 2018

Unpacking The Plastic Dilemma SustainAbility is publishing a blog series for businesses looking to shape their plastic strategy, accelerate change and pursue the necessary scales of innovation and collaboration to address the plastics challenge. Over the coming weeks SustainAbility’s Nicola Ledsham will explore the following five focus areas: Removing avoidable …

We Must Remove Carbon from the Atmosphere

“Most of these CO2 capture  proposals and experiments are ineffective and untested!  In our Green Transition Scoreboard 2018: “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Health“ we identify all the more effective, viable and sustainable  methods of  capturing and re-using CO2 and all the investors and start-up companies leading the …

BIREC 2018 Press Release

“The future is still bright for renewable energy in Brazil” Rosa Elswood, Green Power Conferences “Brazil is at a crossroads. The electoral debate is heating up, but the renewable energy movement shows no signs of slowing down.” according to Rosa Elswood from Green Power Conferences. “In the last few days, …

Trends and Challenges for European Companies on Sustainability Goals Integration and Sustainability (CR) Impact.

“Ethical Markets recommends this report by our partner, the Center for Sustainability & Excellence. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Trends and Challenges for European Companies  on Sustainability Goals Integration and  Sustainability (CR) Impact Surprising Findings revealed by CSE’s research on  Sustainability (CR) and Non Financial Reporting in Europe The Centre for Sustainability …

Controlling pollution raises K-12 school rankings

We can fix our schools without messing with teachers In the area of North Carolina where I live, the four school systems around me all score in the bottom half of all the state’s school systems on standardized tests.[1] Our state ranks 23rd in the nation[2], in a country that ranks …

GGKP Knowledge Update – 2nd Global Forum on Green Economy Learning, Resource Efficiency in G20 Countries, the Future of Work in a Changing Environment and more

KNOWLEDGE UPDATE   October 2018 – Issue 7 Global Forum on Green Economy Learning to be held  in conjunction with Sixth GGKP Annual Conference   How can countries build up a critical mass of professionals that understand the risks and opportunities of the green transition? How can we strengthen policymakers’ capacities …