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Is Green Growth possible?

December 4th, 2012 by Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Economic growth not only leads to rising turnovers and incomes but also increases greenhouse-gas emissions. Can “Green Growth” be a way out of this dilemma? Is it “a fairytale or a strategy”? Issues like this are being debated at the international climate summit in Doha. British growth critic Professor Tim Jackson; and Ottmar Edenhofer, chief […]

A UNEP global research project finds that youth can influence switch to sustainable lifestyles

May 14th, 2011 by United Nations Environment Programme

Young people want to be a force for change and create their own vision of sustainable development, according to survey of more than 8000 young adults from 20 countries conducted by the United Nations Environment Programme. The study, called the Global Survey for Sustainable Lifestyles, was one of the first global surveys on sustainable lifestyles. […]