Citing an infrastructure project that rendered all of New York city as a Wi-Fi hotspot, the World Economic Forum says public-private partnerships are key to implementing the United Nations’ goals to improve life in cities around the world.
Climate change deniers now hold the highest political office in the world, and Australia's political leadership is no better. Experts at a recent lecture in Sydney shared four ways to resist climate change denial.
Andrew Hopkins –
Taxing carbon has always been a tricky political sell for conservatives. But a group of establishment US Republicans is touting the idea of a carbon "tax and dividend" as a way to break the deadlock.
and Amy Myers Jaffe –
There is more information available on climate change's impact on company value than widely believed, say researchers from the University of California, Davis. Should governments still mandate new disclosures?
and Clare Shakya –
Climate change is happening, it's caused by humans and will have a negative impact on all our lives. So what are the facts – and what can 'ordinary' citizens do about it?
President Trump’s decision to reinstate a policy prohibiting U.S. funding to international organizations administering or even mentioning abortion will have environmental implications as well, say World Resources Institute experts.
The recent rise in populism — as evidenced by the election of Donald Trump as US President and the triumph of Brexit — demands an “overdue reconfiguration” of the sustainability industry, says Volans’ John Elkington.