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Natural Capital Initiative Summit ‘Valuing our Life Support Systems 2014’

Natural Capital Initiative Summit ‘Valuing our Life Support Systems 2014’

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Valuing Our Life Support Systems Summit November 6th & 7th 2014, British Library, London The Natural Capital Initiative's second summit “Valuing our Life Support Systems” brought together leading influencers from policy, academia,... Read More

Australian Sustainable Leaders Forum Sydney Nov 2014

Australian Sustainable Leaders Forum Sydney Nov 2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Natural Capital was one of the key topics at the Australian Sustainability Leaders Forum (ASLF) Sydney seminar. Dorothy Maxwell presented "Natural Capital: What  Corporate Sustainability Leaders Need to Know".  With this important... Read More

MISTRA Future Fashion Programme Sweden Oct 2014

MISTRA Future Fashion Programme Sweden Oct 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

This week in Stockholm, Mistra hosts the expert evaluation panel of the Mistra Future Fashion programme . Dorothy Maxwell, Stockholm Environment Institute and Sustainable Apparel Coalition are members of the panel. Mistra -... Read More

New Publications: Valuing Natural Capital in Business 2014

New Publications: Valuing Natural Capital in Business 2014

Thursday, May 1, 2014

VALUING NATURE IN BUSINESS Towards a Harmonized Framework & Taking Stock - two milestone publications authored by Dr. Dorothy Maxwell for the Natural Capital Coalition  - were launched today. These take stock of existing initiatives in the... Read More

Global Leadership Award in Sustainable Apparel 2014

Global Leadership Award in Sustainable Apparel 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

As Executive Director at the Natural Capital Coalition, Dr. Dorothy Maxwell represented the Coalition as a finalist in the Global Leadership Award in Sustainable Apparel (GLASA) in association with the Copenhagen Fashion Summit. The nomination was... Read More

Natural Capital at Economist World Ocean Summit

Natural Capital at Economist World Ocean Summit

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Natural capital was the cross cutting theme at The Economist World Oceans summit in San Francisco with the National Geographic Society. The Prince of Wales, Prince Albert of Monaco, Senator John Kerry and other leaders provided an inspiring & informed... Read More

Accounting for Sustainability Q&A with Dorothy Maxwell

Accounting for Sustainability Q&A with Dorothy Maxwell

Friday, February 22, 2013

Accounting for Sustainability Q & A with Dr Dorothy Maxwell   While in the contract role of Executive Director of the TEEB for Business Coalition / Natural Capital Coalition, this interview with the Prince of Wales's Accouting for Sustainability... Read More

Rio +20 Outcomes and Next Steps

Rio +20 Outcomes and Next Steps

Friday, June 29, 2012

RIO+20 UN SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (20-22 June 2012) - Twenty years on from the first Rio Earth Summit, the progress of international environmental policy making is as slow as always... Read More

Design and Planning Large Scale Resource Use

Design and Planning Large Scale Resource Use

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

GVSS worked with partners Bio Intelligence Services and The Institute of Social Ecology on this "Design and Planning Large Scale Resource Use" project which supports DG Environment EU policy making on resource management. We identified the patterns and... Read More

The Rebound Effect Report & EU Green Week

The Rebound Effect Report & EU Green Week

Monday, December 12, 2011

GVSS publish report "Addressing the Rebound Effect" in Climate Change and Resource Policy for the European Commission DG Environment and present the findings at EU Green Week. From The New Scientist to The New Yorker, the existence of rebound effects have... Read More

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