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Eco Forum Global

The theme of Eco Forum Global is “Embracing a New Era of Eco-civilization: Sharing Green Dividend.” Mathis Wackernagel, Global Footprint Network’s Founder and CEO, will join attendees from different sectors who are committed to ecological civilization and sustainable development. Seminar... Read More

Switzerland

In December 2006, Switzerland became the first country in the world to complete a review of its National Footprint Accounts. The government published the review as a report titled Switzerland’s Ecological Footprint—A Contribution to the Sustainability Debate. INFRAS, a leading Swiss policy... Read More

Guiding sustainability in Montenegro

In the wake of last month’s elections in Montenegro, we are confident the new government will maintain its commitment to the 3.5-year-long process of revising the country’s National Strategy for Sustainable Development (NSSD), which, through many consultations with diverse stakeholders,... Read More

How Switzerland made history with green economy vote

This weekend, Switzerland made world history, even though not as much as we would have liked. Switzerland was the first country to vote on whether to implement a green economy. The green economy ballot initiative encouraged resource efficiency and implementation... Read More

Can China transform into an ecological civilization?

Creating an economy that operates in harmony with nature is the centerpiece of China President Xi Jinpig’s vision of transforming the country into an ecological civilization. Can China become such a civilization? To find out, we engaged with the Province... Read More