11 videos that captured the spirit of sustainability in 2017
GreenBiz, 28 December 2017
This year proved that reality is stranger than fiction. Set against a backdrop of climate catastrophes, dismantled legal safeguards, biodiversity loss, the buildup of plastic waste and other global problems, the holiday spirit of 2017 may feel closer to "Blade Runner 2049" than "It's a Wonderful Life."
Malaysia devours the resources of 2.5 planets! But itís not too late to stop
The Star, 13 December 2017
We are literally living beyond our means and borrowing Earthís resources. To be exact, we are currently consuming the resources of 1.6 planets, says Nithi Nesadurai, president of the Environmental Protection Society Malaysia (EPSM).
World Bank Group will stop financing upstream oil and gas after 2019
CNBC, 12 December 2017
The World Bank Group will cease to finance upstream oil and gas after 2019, it was announced Tuesday.
The Economistís Food Sustainability Index Has a Huge Surprise
Triple Pundit, 6 December 2017
The highest-ranking country when it comes to sustainable food is France; that designation is not much of a surprise considering the countryís longstanding embrace of small farmers. The country also scores high when it comes to food waste policy.
Sustainable Reporting: Lessons From The Fortune 500
Forbes, 4 December 2017
Many companies extol their positive environmental performance, their social causes and exemplary governance (ESG). How do investors and other stakeholders verify those claims? A first step is to look to the companyís Sustainability Report.