The relentless advance of climate change brought more drought, flooding and heatwaves to communities around the world last year, compounding threats to people’s lives and livelihoods, the UN’s World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said in a new report on… Read More
The 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), that took place in the Egyptian coastal city of Sharm el-Sheikh, concluded on Nov. 20 with a historic decision to establish and… Read More
If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it is that our collective health and prosperity depend upon working together to protect people and the planet.
I call for renewed ambition, mobilization, leadership and collective action, not just to beat COVID-19 but to recover better, together.
To truly succeed in driving sustainability outcomes, organizations need to focus on making sustainability sustainable.
Recovery from the COVID-19 crisis must lead to more equal, inclusive and sustainable economies and societies that are stronger and more resilient.
“The current crisis is an unprecedented wake-up call,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres said. “We need to turn the recovery into a real opportunity to do things right for the future.”