The transition from our current economic model to a more sustainable model is the main challenge of our times say Jan Jonker, Jos Reinhoudt and Harry te Riele in a summary of their essay “Transitions towards sustainability”. Continue reading
An Intergovernmental Global Sustainability Panel?
Could an Intergovernmental Panel on Global Sustainability provide the scientific leadership, coordination and infrastructure the UN needs asks Owen Gaffney from the Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Continue reading
SDGs: a new generation of development goals?
A likely outcome from the Earth Summit in June this year are a suite of Sustainable Development Goals. What can we learn from the failings of the Millenium Development Goals asks Neva Frecheville from WWF UK Continue reading
Is Rio+20 on the radar at Davos?
Sue Riddlestone, CEO and co-founder, BioRegional asks whether the Earth Summit 2012 is on the radar at the World Economic Forum this week. 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