As bad as things are this year, I confess that I remain an optimist and believe we will figure out the crises we now confront and make the world less bad than it is today. COVID-19, climate, equity, racism and poverty are real and daunting public policy problems.
Update on our progress on sourcing sustainable palm oil – achieving 100% RSPO certification and beyond
Update on our progress on sourcing sustainable palm oil – achieving 100% RSPO certification and beyond 9 October 2020 We know our customers care about where their food comes from. Palm oil is a common ingredient used in many food and non-food products. When sourced responsibly, it is one of the most efficient vegetable oils with the least environmental impact.
Full article: Defining sustainable limits during and after intensification in a maritime agricultural ecosystem
Introduction: Intensification of agricultural ecosystems in the 20th century proceeded by a series of innovations that initially ensured food security, but had negative consequences for the in-fiel…
Reviewing the history of environmental racism in Hawai’i, the author lifts up a present-day story of a Native Hawaiian path to indigenizing environmental and climate justice.
The government’s recent White Paper, Planning for the Future, sets out the most substantial reform to the planning system in decades. However, the White Paper lacks detail on how the government intends to deliver the urgent step change in sustainability that is required to fundamentally address…
Signing of Record of Discussions on Technical Cooperation Project with Albania: Support for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and ecosystems | Press Releases | News & Features | JICA
signing ceremony On Oct. 8, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a Record of Discussions with the Government of the Republic of Albania in Tirana for the Project for Capacity Building for Improving Ecosystem-Based Management on Divjake-Karavasta National Park, a technical cooperation project.
Plans to ban some of the most ‘environmentally damaging’ single-use plastic items in Scotland, including plastic cutlery and plastic straws, have been today (12 October) published for consultation.
Wallmakers has completed The Pirouette House, a brick residence in Thiruvananthapuram driven by circular principles.
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Learn how GTIS Partners uses Measurabl to power a scalable, transparent approach to ESG to meet stakeholder and investor demands for sustainability disclosure.
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Created in honor of Ray C. Anderson, founder of Interface, Inc.and a business and sustainability leader, the $100,000 Ray of Hope Prize® helps startups cross a critical threshold in becoming viable businesses by amplifying their stories and providing them with equity-free funding…
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On a dusty side street in Auki, a seaside market town on the island of Malaita, Arania Enterprises is bustling. Cocoa dryers come and go, bringing plenty of cocoa beans for sale, and its unassuming wood-framed warehouse is stocked full of giant bags ready for export.