Environmental Protection is a Human Rights Issue – the Legal Case to Act Now.

    I’d be surprised if the publicity and coverage surrounding the Magna Carta hasn’t touched everyone at some point during the last few months as the 800th anniversary was marked by an array of exciting celebrations, stories and comment. Its significance is truly timely, and feels remarkably like some kind of synchronicity has taken place. This … Read more…

Mobilising the masses around climate change in 2015

    How can we mobilise the masses around climate change? The case to act is now urgent. As you probably know, 2014 was the hottest year in 130 years of systematic record keeping. Nine of the 10 hottest years on record have occurred since 2000. If this wasn’t compelling enough, the symbolic Doomsday Clock … Read more…

Global Catholic Climate Movement launches April campaign- “Care4Creation” Month

In support of Pope Francis’s unique prayer intention during  April for environmental protection—“That people may learn to respect creation and care for it as a gift of God”— the Global Catholic Climate Movement launches a groundbreaking new initiative called  “Care4Creation Month”. The campaign is the first of its kind to engage Catholics globally around climate change … Read more…

Global Climate Resilience: Highlight Your Corporate Excellence

    As corporations continue to leverage the important nexus between their humanitarian and environmental work through climate resilience projects in emerging economies, all should take note of the ND-GAIN Corporate Adaptation Prize. Past winners of the prize include PepsiCo, Ushahidi, Monsanto and Engineers Without Borders.   This year’s winners  – both multinational and local corporations … Read more…

Countdown to UNFCCC, COP20 Summit

  Countdown to UNFCCC, COP20 Climate Summit , Lima, Peru – Mapping the Blueprint of an uncertain future.     In the run up to the next UN Climate Summit at the end of the year with less than 6 months to go it’s worth reflecting on how much work still needs to be done … Read more…

The New Entrepreneur Path for Conscious Business

  The New Entrepreneur Path for Building a Profitable Conscious Business   We are experiencing a pivotal moment of awakening, a massive shift in consciousness that is occurring all over the globe. In the business sector, this is evidenced by the growing number of entrepreneurs, owners and executives who desire to combine making big profits … Read more…

Children with Asthma Replace Polar Bears As the New Face of Climate Change

  By Todd Woody for TakePart.com Forget the polar bear. The new face of climate change is a child with asthma. In proposing regulations today to slash carbon pollution from power plants by 30 percent, the Obama administration made it clear it will sell the United States’ most sweeping move to fight global warming as a critical health issue. … Read more…

Looking for Leaders to Create a Culture of Sustainable Business

Business leaders have the most power to encourage the uptake of sustainable ideals. Harry Earle-Mundil looks at where sustainability fits into CEOs’ and other business leaders’ priorities…. Read more…

Rhone Resch: Consistent Policy Drives Energy Growth

Rhone Resch, President & CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association and International Green Awards Judge explains why it is important for Washington to take a strong stance on energy policy… Read more…

Rhone Resch: Knocking Down a Few Solar Energy Myths

Rhone Resch, International Green Awards judge, dispels some misconceptions regarding the solar energy sector in the USA. Read more…