Conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity
beyond areas of national jurisdiction – BBNJ
20 February – 4 March 2023
UN Headquarters, New York
The other energy crisis
Arthur Dahl's blog
Global Solidarity Accounting Progress
Report on a year of activity
26 January 2023 online
Why a space sunshade isn't such a bright idea
Letter from IEF President Arthur Dahl
in New Scientist 4 February 2023
There is a fundamental contradiction between two of Vaclav Smil's innovations to save humanity [New Scientist 7 January 2023, p.38]. He calls for more efficient photosynthesis, while also suggesting the need for a planetary sunshade to control global warming.
Confluence of Crises: Warnings by the UN Secretary-General
Arthur Lyon Dahl
21 February 2023
Club of Rome 2023
Earth4All, the new program of the Club of Rome fifty years after The Limits to Growth report, has issued a new in-depth report by their modelling team on regenerative agriculture.
Risks from sea level rise
UN Security Council debate
14 February 2023
Global Futures Forum
New York and online
20-21 March 2023
Civil society representatives will meet in New York this month to discuss joint recommendations for tackling global challenges and reforming global governance. It is the first major conference of this sort to be held in-person since the outbreak of COVID-19 three years ago.
Community Organizing Toolkit on Ecosystem Restoration
IUCN UNEP FAO
Tree growing for conservation and ecosystem restoration:
A guide for faith-based actors
Worldwide Fund for Nature
8 December 2022
The first-ever tree growing guide for faith groups aims to support organizations in the fight against climate change and biodiversity loss.