We believe that the greatest challenge facing humanity today is that we are simply demanding too much from the planet. Our future resource demands must be brought into balance with the capacity of the planet’s ecosystems. Read more


The stakes are high. The Sustainable Development Goals, like the Millennium Goals, will serve as an international rallying point for investments in developing countries. They could also prove to be a useful mechanism for getting developed nations to curb wasteful consumption and accelerate the transition to renewable energy. For better or worse, they will set the bar for national and global sustainability. Read more

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