Paradoxically, if we fail to act decisively to combat climate change, the reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions could occur through the collapse of the world economy, warns Maurice Strong in this column.
Nairobi, 11 June 2012 - With just over one week before world governments meet in Brazil for the Rio+20 summit, some of the biggest names in music have been united on a new album, which puts the message of sustainability into song.
Ambitious Set of Sustainability Targets Can be Met, But Only with Renewed Commitment
and Rapid Scaling-Up of Successful Policies
ACAD Facility on track to catalyze dozens of prototype projects
Brazilian Banker, UAE Entrepreneur, and Maasai Warrior Also Recognized for Environmental Achievements
The winners of the Champions of the Earth Awards, organized by the United Nations Environment Programme, will be unveiled on 4 June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro.
Preparations Underway in Host Country Brazil
User-Generated Content to Improve Information-Sharing on Sustainable Development
Germany, Italy, France, Russia and the United Kingdom Agree to Join the Climate and Clean Air Coalition
Over 7,000 Elsevier books now accessible through HINARI, AGORA, OARE, and ARDI
Journey to Highlight Reliability and Energy Efficiency of Electric Vehicles Under Extreme Conditions
Pre-publication results: UN Survey of 130 Countries Provides In-Depth Status Report on Global Efforts to Improve Water Management
Undervalued Yet Nutritious Traditional Foods Can Make the Difference
New Initiatives Assessed for Fast and Scaled-up Action on Black Carbon, Methane, and HFCs