A new international alliance of research institutes has identified eight major shifts that must take place for humanity to achieve sustainable development. The recommendations come in a paper published today by the Independent Research Forum
The thirst for bio-energy is leading to a shortage of bio-mass. Will First World countries repeat the colonial exploitation they imposed with mineral mining?
The worst city contributors to climate change are the wealthy ones – not the biggest –a recent study from the International Institute for Environment and Development reveals in a survey of greenhouse-gas emissions for 100 cities in 33 nations.