IEF Position on Climate Change

International Environment Forum Position on Climate Change

adopted by the IEF Governing Board 8 August 2018


In a few countries where climate change science has become a political issue, the International Environment Forum has been criticized for taking sides in the “debate”. The following paragraphs explain the clear position of IEF concerning climate change.

22nd General Assembly 2018

Year
2018

22nd ANNUAL IEF GENERAL ASSEMBLY

An electronic meeting over the Internet
25 August 2018


The 22nd General Assembly of the International Environment Forum was held over the Internet using the Zoom platform on 25 August 2018. The election of the IEF Governing Board took place by e-voting on 14-24 August before the General Assembly.

Annual Report 2017-2018

Report Year
2017-2018

International Environment Forum Annual Report
May 2017 to August 2018


The 22st Annual Report of the International Environment Forum summarizes the events and activities from May 2017 to August 2018 between two annual General Assemblies. The General Assembly in 2018 is being held on line in August 2018 since it was not practical to hold it in New York during the 22nd Annual Conference in July.

IEF 22nd Conference at HLPF: Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies

Submitted by admin on 20. July 2018 - 0:33
Dates
2018 July 9-18
Place
New York City, USA

Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies

22nd Annual Conference of the International Environment Forum
in support of the
United Nations High Level Political Forum
New York, 9-18 July 2018

Reflections on Science, Technology and the Human Spirit

Submitted by Arthur Dahl on 5. July 2018 - 0:31

Reflections on Science, Technology and the Human Spirit

Arthur Lyon Dahl
International Environment Forum
Geneva, Switzerland

Paper prepared for the
Triglav Circle 2018
Chateau de Poussignol, Blismes, France
30 June-1 July 2018
http://www.triglavcircleonline.org/

UN Secretariat Reform on Sustainable Development

Submitted by admin on 8. June 2018 - 20:45

UN Secretariat Reform on Sustainable Development


The United Nations Secretary-General is moving ahead with his reforms within the UN Secretariat. After achieving gender balance in all his senior appointments, he has now reorganised the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, responsible for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals.

New Shape Forum and Prize

Submitted by admin on 4. June 2018 - 1:47

New Shape Forum, Stockholm

Two members of the International Environment Forum, Maja Groff and Arthur Dahl, together with Augusto Lopez-Claros, submitted a proposal to reform the UN Charter to the New Shape Prize competition organized in 2017 by the Global Challenges Foundation. The proposal was one of 14 finalists invited to Stockholm, Sweden, on 25-30 May 2018, for the New Shape Forum and final judging for the US$ 1.8 million New Shape Prize, and came in first.

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