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Investing in Nature to Transform the Post COVID-19 Economy: A 10-point Action Plan to create a circular bioeconomy devoted to sustainable wellbeing

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Introduction In the last 50 years, the biosphere, upon which humanity depends, has been altered to an unparalleled degree[i]. The current economic model relying on fossil resources and addicted to “growth at all costs” is putting at risk not only life on our planet, but also the world’s ...

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Investing in Nature to Transform the Post COVID-19 Economy: A 10-point Action Plan to create a circular bioeconomy devoted to sustainable wellbeing

Investing in Nature to Transform the Post COVID-19 Economy: A 10-point Action Plan to create a circular bioeconomy devoted to sustainable wellbeing

Introduction In the last 50 years, the biosphere, upon which humanity depends, has been altered to an unparalleled degree[i]. The current economic model relying on fossil resources and ...

Nature-Based Solutions: The Missing Ingredient in Climate Adaptation?

Nature-Based Solutions: The Missing Ingredient in Climate Adaptation?

Restoring natural ecosystems can make communities more resilient to climate change while offering other benefits along the way.

Earth Negotiations Bulletin on the Side (ENBOTS) Coverage of Selected Side Events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference, 13 December 2018

Earth Negotiations Bulletin on the Side (ENBOTS) Coverage of Selected Side Events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference, 13 December 2018

On Thursday, 13 December 2018, IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin on the Side (ENBOTS) Meeting Coverage, covered selected side events from the Katowice Climate ...

Restore landscapes to push ahead on sustainable development, says International Resource Panel

Restore landscapes to push ahead on sustainable development, says International Resource Panel

Land restoration has tremendous potential to help the world limit climate change and achieve its aims for sustainable development, according to a new study by the International Resource ...

Global Resources Outlook

Global Resources Outlook

Much is at stake as global society approaches the final decade before the Sustainable Development Goals are fixed to be realized in 2030. The international community has set high ambitions ...

Role of economics in analyzing the environment and sustainable development

Role of economics in analyzing the environment and sustainable development

The environmental sciences have documented large and worrisome changes in earth systems, from climate change and loss of biodiversity, to changes in hydrological and nutrient cycles and ...

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The World Conservation Union identifies three general barriers to achieving synergistic cooperation:  Technical (lack of understanding of cross-cutting issues)  Political (lack ...

Natural Capital: Putting a price on nature

Natural Capital: Putting a price on nature

Natural capital is a way to quantify the value of nature. Advocates say this is crucial but others believe it turns the natural world into a commodity.

Report Report: Diversity, Disclosure, CDP and the SDGs

Report Report: Diversity, Disclosure, CDP and the SDGs

The latest crop of research reports on sustainable business, climate and cleantech topics.

Biodiversity and the Sustainable Development Goals

Biodiversity and the Sustainable Development Goals

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development provides a collective plan for achieving peace and prosperity for everyone on the planet.  It is built around 17 Sustainable Development Goals, ...

Nature-Based Solutions to Address Climate Change

Nature-Based Solutions to Address Climate Change

The Nature Based Solutions Action Area is calling on all companies to support greater action in support of Nature-Based Solutions for Climate highlighting the importance of nature for ...

Let's make sustainability a fashion statement

Let's make sustainability a fashion statement

Fashion has become more affordable, and we have more of it. But the actual costs are much higher, and much more devastating than we realize.