Strengthening Science-Policy Interface for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

To all United Nations? Member States and interested parties, INVITATION The Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, together with: The African Department for Environmental Affairs the Indian Ministry for the Environment the US State Department, The International Council for Science (ICSU), and the United Nations Environment Programme, is …

Global Outlook on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Policies

Global Outlook on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Policies Launch of Executive Summary The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the European Commission (EC) will be releasing the main findings of “The Global Outlook on SCP Policies”, on Wednesday, 21 March 2012, in New York, in the margins of the …

Now Available ­ The G20 Cannes Summit 2011: A New Way Forward

Now available – The G20 Cannes Summit 2011: a New Way Forward The G20 Research Group proudly announces its latest publication — “The G20 Cannes Summit 2011: A New Way Forward” — published by Newsdesk Media. The publication, which provides background of the issues on the G20 agenda, offers insights …

ISO and Global Reporting Initiative increase cooperation on sustainable development

Joint GRI and ISO press release For Immediate Release Wednesday 7 September 2011 ISO and Global Reporting Initiative increase cooperation on sustainable development ISO, the world’s largest developer of voluntary International Standards, and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), developer of the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting framework, have just …

GEG Project Participation in the UNEP Governing Council

Newsletter from Global Environmental Governance Project GEG Project Participation in the UNEP Governing Council The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will hold the 26th Regular Session of its Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC/GMEF) in the United Nations Office at Nairobi from the 21st to 24th of February. The GC/GMEF will …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Paul Clements-Hunt

A publication from Emerging Markets ESP Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview features a practitioner’s insights about SRI in emerging markets and through Emerging Markets ESG shares this expertise with a wide global audience. The goals of Five Questions about SRI …