Fight against Inequality Requires New Relationship with Nature, Speaker Says at Stockholm+50 Dialogue on Achieving Sustainable Recovery from Pandemic

3 Jun

STOCKHOLM, 3 June — A green economic transformation that diversifies foodways and creates sustainability jobs is crucial, experts and activists from around the world emphasized, as they gave their clear-eyed assessments of the opportunities and perils of pandemic recovery in a leadership dialogue alongside the “Stockholm+50” international meeting.

Financing for Environment Must Be Massively Scaled Up to Reverse Harmful Business Trends, Speakers Say as Stockholm+50 Leadership Dialogue Concludes

3 Jun

STOCKHOLM, 3 June — Financing for environmental action must be massively scaled up, diversified and quickly disbursed if countries are to stand a chance in reversing the business and policy trends that have long degraded their natural ecosystems, delegates said today during the third and last leadership dialogue held alongside the Stockholm+50 international meeting.

Without Action Now, Youth Will Inherit Broken, Unliveable Planet, Speakers Warn, as Stockholm+50 Leadership Dialogue Explores Ways to Save Environment

2 Jun

Unless action is taken now, younger generations will inherit a planet that is “broken and unliveable”, civil society speakers from across the globe warned world leaders today, as they engaged in a leadership dialogue alongside the Stockholm+50 international meeting.

Humanity Still Doing More Harm than Good to Nature, Speakers Warn Preparatory Committee for Stockholm International Environmental Conference, Urging Corrective Action

28 Mar

Humanity continues to do more harm than good to nature, with the planet facing multiple existential threats requiring urgent corrective action, speakers and panellists today told the Preparatory Committee for “Stockholm+50:  a healthy planet for the prosperity of all — our responsibility, our opportunity”, the international environmental conference scheduled for 2 and 3 June 2022 in Stockholm, Sweden.