The language of environmentalists are boring and uninspiring. People cannot be bored into action, only excitement and inspiration can create action and change peoples behavior says Erik Solheim, executive director of UNEP.
From a sharing economy app to agrotechnology to climate-friendly beer, here are six innovative solutions to global warming, food waste, plastic pollution, deforestation and climate change denying presidents that caught our eye this year.
Sustainability can be a sobering sector. We picked out a few stories from 2017 that helped us see the lighter side of a flood of bad news about record emissions levels, political inaction on climate, and lapses in corporate responsibility.
Even as skincare brand Dove deals with the aftermath of a poorly-planned ad, its parent company Unilever must reckon with the fact that its range of fairness products undermines its commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals.
Because controversies about exploding phones and corruption weren't enough, Samsung has entered into a joint venture with deforestation-linked Korean-Indonesian conglomerate Korindo, reveals Mighty Earth's Deborah Lapidus.
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Logging scars landscapes, destroys habitats and is a major contributor to climate change. Here's how old Android smartphones--that might otherwise end up in a landfill-- are being used to stop illegal logging and curb climate change impacts.
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A Global Witness report has found that more than 200 people were killed for engaging in peaceful protest against corporate mining, logging, agribusiness and poaching activities last year. The trend is growing.
At Ethical Corporation we are continually hearing how a serious commitment to governance, ethics and sustainability creates long-term benefits for shareholders. It's been a while since the researches and financial ...