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Sustainability: What are the alternatives to economic growth?

On Jan 11, 2021
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How can societies prosper & grow without harming the #environment? The challenge is to innovate lifestyles that are both attractive to individuals & consume less. A🆕EEA briefing presents an overview of various ideas about progress beyond #economicgrowth.👇https://t.co/Nykcttww6q
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How can societies and people prosper and grow without harming the environment and climate? Is it possible to implement the European Green Deal through social innovations that have little or no environmental impact? ...

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On Jan 11, 2021
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How can societies prosper & grow without harming the #environment? The challenge is to innovate lifestyles that are both attractive to individuals & consume less. A🆕EEA briefing presents an overview of various ideas about progress beyond #economicgrowth.👇https://t.co/Nykcttww6q
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Sustainability: What are the alternatives to economic growth?

Sustainability: What are the alternatives to economic growth?

How can societies and people prosper and grow without harming the environment and climate? Is it possible to implement the European Green Deal through social innovations that have little or ...

There must be some way out of here: policies, politics and possibilities in the pancrisis.

There must be some way out of here: policies, politics and possibilities in the pancrisis.

The task is to promote enactable short-range policies that take us towards a post-growth future. These need to be transformational.

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 ...

UK needs sustainability act to avert economic collapse, says IPPR

UK needs sustainability act to avert economic collapse, says IPPR

Thinktank says country must focus on building abundance to avoid 2008-style financial crisis

Star Trek's formula for the civilization of the future

Star Trek's formula for the civilization of the future

"In Star Trek, the characters were knowledge workers and did not seem to worry about food, lodging or acceptance."

Early Warning Systems for Risk Communication

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The ocean covers two-thirds of the planet and is vital for human well-being. It provides invaluable ecosystem services, contributes to global food security, and offers immense opportunities ...

Beyond GDP indicators

Beyond GDP indicators

For example, the monetisation of natural capital and ecosystem services operationalises the environmental dimension feeding into the economics and capitalist logic to transform it from ...

Amadeus Global Report 2018: A look at our business and sustainable practices

Amadeus Global Report 2018: A look at our business and sustainable practices

In 2018, we continued to grow, serving more customers, reaching more travelers, and expanding our global reach.

Hunter-gatherers and the mythology of the market - John Gowdy

Hunter-gatherers and the mythology of the market - John Gowdy

Marx claimed that "the vitality of primitive communities was incomparably greater than that of ... modern capitalist societies." This claim has since been vindicated by numerous ...

Dying too young : addressing premature mortality and ill health due to non-communicable diseases and injuries in the Russian Federation (Vol. 2) : Main report (English)

Dying too young : addressing premature mortality and ill health due to non-communicable diseases and injuries in the Russian Federation (Vol. 2) : Main report (English)

Dying too young : addressing premature mortality and ill health due to non-communicable diseases and injuries in the Russian Federation (Vol. 2) : Main report (English)

Supporting Wind Energy in Texas

Supporting Wind Energy in Texas

Powering Texas is an alliance of stakeholders bound by a mission to educate and advocate for innovative, sustainable electricity generation in Texas, including the expansion of renewable ...

What is the boardroom response to sustainability challenges?

What is the boardroom response to sustainability challenges?

In this article Dr. James Robey explains how Capgemini's clients can save 10 million carbon tonnes by leveraging technology.