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Half of World’s GDP Moderately or Highly Dependent on Nature, Says New Report

On Jun 3, 2020
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RT @jasonhickel: Wow this is absurd. The World Economic Forum claims that half of the world's GDP "depends on nature" and would be affected by "nature loss". Apparently the other half can operate completely in the absence of land, water, soil, trees, atmosphere and life. https://t.co/pnzXAoFe9n
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There is potential for a win-win-win for nature, climate, people and the economy if business and economic actors can respond with urgency.

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On Jun 3, 2020
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RT @jasonhickel: Wow this is absurd. The World Economic Forum claims that half of the world's GDP "depends on nature" and would be affected by "nature loss". Apparently the other half can operate completely in the absence of land, water, soil, trees, atmosphere and life. https://t.co/pnzXAoFe9n
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Half of World’s GDP Moderately or Highly Dependent on Nature, Says New Report

Half of World’s GDP Moderately or Highly Dependent on Nature, Says New Report

There is potential for a win-win-win for nature, climate, people and the economy if business and economic actors can respond with urgency.

$82 trillion over 5 years? Cambridge study counts the cost of coronavirus

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The growth economics of artificial intelligence

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Time to invest in a new deal for nature and people.

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EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Global Risks require urgent action on Climate and Nature

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“These services provided by nature that people and businesses depend on, such as clean water, pollination or protection against floods,…

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Is it time to end our fixation with GDP and growth?

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It has become central to economic planning, yet some think our priorities should be more sustainable

The Manufacturing of Greta Thunberg – for Consent: They Mean Business [Volume II, Act IV]

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Ecological devastation, resource depletion, and collapsing ecosystems are all a direct result of capitalism. This destruction of our natural world will not and cannot be mitigated by more ...

Expo 2020 Dubai expected to contribute AED122.6b to UAE economy from 2013-2031

Expo 2020 Dubai expected to contribute AED122.6b to UAE economy from 2013-2031

From October 2020 to April 2021, the World Expo is expected to contribute approximately 1.5% of the UAE’s annual forecast gross domestic product (GDP) according to our report.