Posts Tagged "Goal12"

SDGs & Business: “Time to run the red lights”

Oct 12 2016

Sustainable business pioneer John Elkington of Volans Ventures wrote a piece for Greenbiz recently that inspired us so much we decided to…

Games4Sustainability: Teaching, Learning, and Practicing Sustainability through Serious Games

Dec 09 2015

Why not have a little fun while learning about sustainability? Games4Sustainability offers access to free, “serious games” that allow users to learn and practice sustainability…

Natural Resources in a Planetary Perspective

Nov 18 2015

Professors Vala Ragnarsdóttir and Harald Sverdrup, both currently based at the University of Iceland, recently produced a remarkable, book-length academic paper, which…

How do Animal Genetics Relate to the SDGs?

Nov 11 2015

The course began by offering a broad perspective on the sustainable use of animals, and presenting an overview of the SDGs. [Note:…

Perspective: How Do We Measure SDG Success?

Nov 01 2015

In March 2016, the United Nations will release a set of indicators (up to 100 of them) that countries may use to…

India Villages Use HDI and Footprint to Achieve Multiple Goals

Oct 31 2015

Just as the Sustainable Development Goals are setting targets for national governments around the world, many development organizations seek metrics to measure…

The Double Pyramid: A Wellbeing Model for People and Planet

Oct 28 2015

Many of us are familiar with the classic food pyramid, which provides a reference for healthy, balanced eating habits. But how does it…

Perspective: Understanding the “Green Economy” and the SDGs

Oct 02 2015

In this first video Perspective (we will post both written and video Perspectives here), Oliver Greenfield explains why the Green Economy is…

UNEP’s new roadmap to an “inclusive green economy”

Oct 01 2015

If we are going to create a sustainable economy that provides decent jobs for all, without destroying the biosphere, we are going…

“Global Goals” Awakens Privatization Concerns

Sep 30 2015

The NGO-sponsored initiative Global Policy Watch (GPW) has questioned the relationship between the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and the “Global Goals,” as…