The initiative on 'The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity' (TEEB) [http://www.teebweb.org] is an important partner in implementing the CBD programme of work on incentive measures [https://www.cbd.int/incentives/background.shtml], and in particular its work on valuation [https://www.cbd.int/incentives/valuation.shtml]. Launched
“How Dirty Is Your Data?” is the first ever report on the energy choices made by IT companies including Akamai, Amazon.com (Amazon Web Services), Apple, Facebook, Google, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Twitter, and Yahoo, and highlights the need for greater transparency from global IT brands on the energy and carbon
Sustainability, energy security and climate change are challenging issues that are compelling every business, every government and every individual to rethink the ways in which they employ energy, source materials, manage waste and to redefine what it means to be “greener.” As printing sales continue their record breaking declines, it's
Biodiversity, Development and Poverty AlleviationRecognizing the Role of Biodiversity for Human Well-being3Biodiversity conservation and sustainable use with equitable sharing of benefi ts derived from its natural services are the basis of human well-being. Vital signs for biodiversity are plummeting and the related ecosystem services seriously undermined. Biodiversity benefi ts are
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Print has profoundly changed the world since the days of Johannes Guttenberg, but now due to the prodigious volumes of energy and materials consumed and mountains of waste produced the printing industry is challenged to profoundly change itself. Current patterns of print and digital media production and consumption are unsustainable
Free White Paper prepared by ISC through a generous grant from Adobe [https://web.archive.org/web/20160423180417/http://www.adobe.com/], shows "How to Transform Business, Communities and Meet Organizational Green Initiatives [https://web.archive.org/web/20160423180417/http://www.adoberegistrations.com/acrobat/2009/GoGreen_BoostProductivity/index.html] ". Today's
Lessons from Developed Country Land Use Change and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Accounting & Reporting by Florence Daviet [https://www.wri.org/profile/florence-daviet], Lauren Williams [https://www.wri.org/profile/lauren-williams] and Kemen Austin [https://www.wri.org/profile/kemen-austin] - December 2009 This working paper analyzes developed country experience to
by Remi Moncel [https://www.wri.org/profile/remi-moncel], Hilary McMahon [https://www.wri.org/profile/hilary-mcmahon] and Kirsten Stasio - December 2009 This working paper explores the main issues associated with the measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) of finance in the post-2012 climate regime. View Report [https://www.wri.
The Prime Minister of Denmark, the Secretary-General of the United Nations and a limited number of Heads of State and Government, representing all groups and regions, speak on global issues in Copenhagen: UNFCCC Webcast [https://web.archive.org/web/20160423190136/http://www6.cop15.meta-fusion.com/kongresse/cop15/templ/live.php?
Source: whattheythink.com | Take Ten with Don Carli in Copenhagen (Audio) [https://web.archive.org/web/20160423171621/http://blogs.whattheythink.com/going-green/2009/12/take-ten-with-don-carli-in-copenhagen-audio] > "While WhatTheyThink didn’t send a delegate to the Copenhagen Climate Summit, we do have a “man on the street” providing us with exclusive dispatches.