Business, NGO Leaders Stress the Need for the Circular Economy in…

A new 18-minute documentary film, Circularity: Preparing for the New Economy, calls for a radical overhaul of current economic systems. Featuring commentary from a number of business analysts, the film…

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Livelihoods Carbon Fund voted “Best Corporate Offsetting Program…

Environmental Finance magazine, which specializes in the environment and the carbon market, recently published its sixth annual Voluntary Carbon Markets Rankings. This year, the Livelihoods Carbon Fund…

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Innovations to Clean Up the Ocean

Bigger than the United States. That’s the expanse of ocean today where millions of disposed plastic products have accumulated. Fortunately, a growing number of initiatives are being developed to reduce…

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This New Neighborhood Will Grow Its Own Food, Power Itself, And…

ReGen Village, outside of Amsterdam, doesn't need a grid or food systems. It's a model for a future, fully closed-loop settlement.

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When Citizens Finance their Agriculture

Miimosa, the first French crowdfunding platform dedicated to food and agriculture, supports small family farms and food-based microbusinesses around the country. An interview with founder Florian Breton.

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Water and jobs: are they the same fight?

78% of jobs around the world are dependent on water. This statistic was released on March 22 in a United Nations report entitled Water and Jobs, in the hope of alerting States and companies to the crucial…

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danone.communities: “Increasing our impact, together!”

The fruit of Franck Riboud’s meeting with Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus, danone.communities has been supporting social entrepreneurs around the world since 2007, with the mission of eradicating…

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Building a new agricultural model: an urgent need for a sustainable…

The 9th Forum for the Future of Agriculture (FFA) was held in Brussels on March 22, attended by 1,500 representatives of the food industry, the States and NGOs. Over the course of that day, all of the…

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Moving toward smart sustainable packaging: spotlight on innovations

At the global and local scales alike, the overconsumption of plastics causes pollution and waste that are hardly incompatible with the global sustainable development goals. In addition to actions that…

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