Well-being in Vanuatu
Vanuatu National Statistics Office
issues new report
Sustainable and Just Economies
for UN Research Institute for Social Development
28 May 2021
The UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on 6-16 July 2021 is charged with reviewing progress on the 2030 Agenda and it Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In addition to the formal sessions, there are a large number of side events on related topics.
Letter to G20 Finance Ministers on Taxation
from World Council of Churches and other Christian organizations
5 July 2021
7th IEF Lecture
The IEF webinar for June was on
“Start Living Now to Embrace the Next Economy”
with John Krochmalny who spoke on 27 June 2021. The recording should be available in due course.
Our Planet, Our Future
Nobel Laureates Urgent Call for Action
29 April 2021
This statement was inspired by the discussions at the 2021 Nobel Prize Summit, issued by the Steering Committee and co-signed by Nobel Laureates and experts.
World Environment Day
5 June 2021
Reimagine, Recreate, Restore
World Environment Day 2021 commemorates the 1972 UN Conference on the Human Environment and the founding of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The theme this year is Ecosystem Restoration and signals the launching of the UN Decade for Ecosystem Restoration.
Stockholm, Sweden, 2-3 June 2022
The UN General Assembly decided by consensus to convene an international event marking the 50th anniversary of the 1972 UN Conference on the Human Environment and the creation of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The meeting will take place in Stockholm, Sweden, from 2-3 June 2022.
The poison of materialism and the elixir of spirituality
Blog by Arthur Lyon Dahl
An interview by Rowan Hooper with forest ecologist Suzanne Simard in the New Scientist (1 May 2021) triggered a deep reflection on an underlying theme between all my current interests, while helping to explain the disintegration and integration so visible in the world today, and what we need to do to respond.
Reflections on Earth Day
Blog by Arthur Dahl
Stockholm+50, some reflections
Arthur Lyon Dahl