Continue Reading... 21 Sustainable and Socially Responsible Companies

21 Sustainable and Socially Responsible Companies

If you want to work for an employer that’s making the world a better place, one of these companies might be your ideal fit.

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Continue Reading... Pandemic, Plastics And The Continuing Quest For Sustainability

Pandemic, Plastics And The Continuing Quest For Sustainability

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the waste, plastic, and recycling industries. More recyclables are being disposed of in the traditional waste processes. This challenges the goals of sustainability while stressing the need for a systems-level approach.

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Continue Reading... 2020 Houses Awards shortlist: Sustainability

2020 Houses Awards shortlist: Sustainability

Twenty-six projects in this category have advanced to the 2019 Houses Awards.

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Continue Reading... Stella McCartney creates Sustainable Faux fur

Stella McCartney creates Sustainable Faux fur

The world’s first sustainable faux fur is here; it’s cruelty-free and good for the planet.

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Continue Reading... Culture, Resilience, and Sustainability of the Salish People

Culture, Resilience, and Sustainability of the Salish People

In mid-February, a member of the Bitterroot Salish Tribe spoke to students about his tribe’s management and protection of natural resources.

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Continue Reading... A Guide to Sustainable Living for Renters and Tenants

A Guide to Sustainable Living for Renters and Tenants

Renters and tenants face challenges when it comes to living sustainably as they are more limited in their choices than homeowners given they do not own the place they live. But whether you’re renting a room in a sharehouse or an entire property, tenants can embrace sustainable living.

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Continue Reading... Is Fashion Really Getting More Sustainable?

Is Fashion Really Getting More Sustainable?

Last year, the Swedish Fashion Council made an unprecedented move while planning the annual Stockholm Fashion Week: They canceled the event entirely, citing concerns about its environmental impact. Not everyone in fashion is taking such drastic measures, of course, but it spoke to the urgent need for action on the issue, one that designers and customers alike are now recognizing.

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Continue Reading... Increased Attention to Sustainable Development Goals

Increased Attention to Sustainable Development Goals

Philanthropic funding in support of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals is increasing, but there is still a projected $2.5 trillion funding gap.

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Continue Reading... Is Organic Farming Truly Sustainable?

Is Organic Farming Truly Sustainable?

Organic farming is largely associated with food safety, and environmentally friendly and ethical farming practices- but is this really the case?

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Continue Reading... ‘This system cannot be sustained’ (‘This system cannot be sustained’) — High Country News – Know the West

‘This system cannot be sustained’ (‘This system cannot be sustained’) — High Country News – Know the West

This year, tribal nations enter negotiations over Colorado River water.

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Continue Reading... Electrical vehicle adoption in Africa: The Circular Economy way

Electrical vehicle adoption in Africa: The Circular Economy way

In an African context, a Circular Economy mindset may enable a significant shift towards electrical vehicle technology.

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Continue Reading... Webinar to discuss sustainability in dentistry

Webinar to discuss sustainability in dentistry

Sustainable development and the three pillars of sustainability are often mentioned in the media, but what do these terms actually mean, and how can the dental profession move towards a more environmentally friendly mindset and approach?

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Continue Reading... Geospatial tech critical for building a sustainable world

Geospatial tech critical for building a sustainable world

The growing complexity of social, economic and environmental challenges requires us to embrace geospatial technologies and collaborations…

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Continue Reading... Simplifying sustainability: How brands can establish sustainable supply chain practices

Simplifying sustainability: How brands can establish sustainable supply chain practices

To truly understand and implement an effective sustainability initiative, it’s critical to evaluate the social, environmental and economic impacts of production.

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Continue Reading... Partner Search: Sustainable Cities

Partner Search: Sustainable Cities

The Development Policy Foundation is seeking European partner cities to apply for the Partnership for Sustainable Cities 2020 call. The Foundation is looking for a lead partner and would be preparing the application. This call is to promote integrated urban development through partnerships built among Regional & Local Authorities of the EU Member States and of partner countries in accordance with the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development. 

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Continue Reading... 10 things we learned in recent circular economy live chat | Guardian sustainable business

10 things we learned in recent circular economy live chat | Guardian sustainable business

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