The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has released a report on Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth ahead of the Rio+20 conference being held in June 2012. Continue reading
Save the date – Earth Debate: Beyond GDP, Wednesday 22 February
On the 22nd February, a panel of experts, chaired by the BBC environment correspondent Richard Black, will come together at the Natural History Museum, London to discuss how we can measure progress beyond GDP. Continue reading
Video: Ecosystem economics – can we put a price on nature?
Watch the video of the first Earth Debate held at London’s historic Natural History Museum where leading experts highlighted the importance of both recognising the value of nature, and putting this into a language that decision-makers understand. Continue reading
Video: Johan Rockstrom on a new economic paradigm
Courtesy of our friends at the Green Economy Coalition, Johan Rockström of planetary boundaries fame explores the links between our global environment and a new economic paradigm. Continue reading
Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future, nef (the New Economics Foundation) and New Economics Institute are working in partnership to catalyse the Global Transition 2012 initiative.New Economics Institute Stakeholder Forum NEF