Why We Measure: It’s All About People and Our Planet’s Well-being

Why We Measure: It’s All About People and Our Planet’s Well-being From the Editor As we wind down the year, we’re reflecting on the many leaders and organizations we’ve worked with around the world. 2013 has been an especially gratifying year as we celebrated our organization’s tenth anniversary. Below are …

Footprint Network News: Highlights of California’s First Ecological Footprint Report

Issue 32, July 2013   Tell a Friend   Subscribe     Footprint Network Blog Our Partners We’re Hiring Ecological Footprint Newsroom About Us About Global Footprint Network   Our mission is to promote a sustainable economy by advancing the Ecological Footprint, a measurement tool that makes the reality of …

Human Development and the Ecological Footprint

  Tell a Friend   Subscribe     Footprint Network Blog Our Partners We’re Hiring Ecological Footprint Newsroom About Us About Global Footprint Network   Our mission is to promote a sustainable economy by advancing the Ecological Footprint, a measurement tool that makes the reality of planetary limits relevant to …

The Financial Risks of Ecological Limits

We at Ethical Markets congratulate our colleagues at Ecological Footprint  on  launching  the  E-RISC  Report, an important step in helping asset managers assess environmental risks correctly, – Hazel Henderson, Editor Some of the economic implications of resource constraints were introduced to the world of international finance this week in London, …

Dr. Wackernagel Wins Prestigious Kenneth E. Boulding Award

We at Ethical Markets Media  salute Dr. Mathis Wackernagel ,( who also serves on our Advisory Board for the Calvert-Henderson Quality of Life Indicators  “ dashboard “) , as well as his co-creator  of the Ecological Footprint  , Dr. William Rees , in winning this prestigious Kenneth E. Boulding Award …

Living Well in a World of 7 Billion

Living Well in a World of 7 Billion Humanity has reached a new milestone as we hit 7 billion. Never before have there been 7 billion people on planet earth, all at the same time. As we welcome the 7th billion global inhabitant, we also acknowledge the challenges we will …

Congratulations to Pioneer Mathis Wackernagel and his Ecological Footprint!

March 14, 2011 Environmental Prize Honors Footprint Pioneer We are pleased to announce that Global Footprint Network President Dr. Mathis Wackernagel is among the 2011 recipients of the prestigious Zayed International Prize for the Environment. The prize was presented today by UAE Vice President and Prime Minister Shaikh Mohammad Bin …

Help us put nations on a sustainable path

Mathis Wackernagel, founder of the Ecological Footprint,  is on our Advisory Board for our Calvert-Henderson Quality of Life Indicators. –  Hazel Henderson, Editor If you read the New York Times, the Washington Post, or dozens of other leading publications around the world last month, you may have seen our most …

Global Footprint Network: Time for Action is Now

“GLOBAL ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT INDICATOR GAINING TRACTION WORLDWIDE, we congratulate our longtime colleague, Mathis Wackernagel, featured on our TV series in “Redefining Success!” – Hazel Henderson, Ed. This past year has been one of the most exciting in Global Footprint Network’s history. Seven years since our organization’s founding, our efforts to …