S & S Decoded: The 2030 Sustainable Development Goals

You may have heard of the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Goals - but what exactly are they? How did they come to fruition? Who are they designed for? How do they inform global sustainability decision making? Can we achieve them? In this S & S Decoded, I deduce the above and examine how we can use each of the sustainable development goals as guiding principles and policy initiatives to better our people and planet.

S & S In Brief: Earth Day 2019

Today, marks Earth day with a special focus this year on protecting our species. Pioneer of the environmental movement Rachel Carson  in her seminal work Silent Spring, 1962 noted  “In nature, nothing exists alone.” The global decline of our interconnectivity to neighbouring species and eco systems is on a dangerous trajectory impacted by climate change,…