UN's vision for one deal to save the Earth is in peril as countries bicker over phrasing of clauses and key terms in the draft text
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The seeds of prosperity for some rural Africans may lie in a crop that has sustained them with calories for centuries but has generated virtually no wealth for their poor countries.Cassava
With great fanfare, the United Nations announced in March that the world had reduced by half the proportion of people drinking unsafe water, meeting a critical development goal five years ahead of schedule. But a closer look reveals that the facts simply do not support this claim.
Could cultivating "womanly" virtues -- such as collaboration, empathy, and creativity -- in our male leaders, while creating space for more female leadership, make businesses more sustainable?
Learn how to structure and elevate sustainability efforts to provide the greatest benefit for an organization.
Rarely is a more diverse collection of people found under one roof than the 500 or so working around the clock last weekend at the United Nations.
In the past few months, certain media articles have left me wondering what impact the mixed economic fortunes of various leading nations will have on sustainability leadership emanating from them.
The Belo Monte dam, now under construction in the Amazon, is heralded as an abundant power source for Brazil’s burgeoning economy.
New standards adopted today in California will make new construction in the state, as well as major alterations and additions to existing buildings, among the most energy efficient in the nation.
The development of plastics have resulted in some incredible advances in food storage, medical technology and many other areas of human life.