Prospects for a World of Declining GDP

Prospects for a World of Declining GDP

Our human species has lived on this earth for about 15,000 generations. Until 1750 there was essentially no growth in GDP per person. For 300,000 years average people experienced no overall improvement in welfare during their lifetimes. Only during the past 15...

Planetary Emergency Partnership Anniversary Series

Planetary Emergency Partnership Anniversary Series

One year after the launch of the Planetary Emergency Plan during the London Climate Action Week 2019, the Club of Rome, Potsdam Institute, WWF and Planetary Emergency Partners reflect on the 'Emergence from Emergency' narrative in a post-COVID context and celebrate...

There and back again…

There and back again…

This week, the United Nations Office at Geneva and the World Academy of Art and Science held a virtual conference called Strategies for Transformative Global Leadership. There is an urgent need to fill the global leadership vacuum in order to address the complex,...

Paint it brown

Paint it brown

After devising a taxonomy of green activities, the EU has been called on to create a ‘brown’ taxonomy. Would it be a help, or an unnecessary complication, asks Christopher Marchant First published in Environmental Finance Download the pdf here.

Conference: Nature’s Return

Conference: Nature’s Return

Finance Watch and the Club of Rome invite you to their online conference on the EU’s Biodiversity Strategy 2030, Green Deal & Recovery Plan: Nature’s Return – Embedding environmental goals at the heart of financial decision-making Further information and...

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