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Call for cooperation in West Africa to enhance information for farmers impacted by climate change

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and Opus Insights B.V. (Opus) is calling for urgent action by the agricultural sector to implement technology solutions for farmers and supply chains affected by climate change in West Africa. To achieve this, WBCSD and Opus announced their plans to scale ‘CocoaCloud’,

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UN backed personal actions that everyone can take to support the sustainable development goals now in multiple languages

UN Environment, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and Futerra has released translations of the Good Life Goals into six languages – Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish. Simple, positive, and engaging by design, the Good Life Goals detail the things that people can do to have tangible impact on the

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IEA Flagship Report Urges Government Action to Advance Energy-related SDGs

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has issued its flagship publication titled, ‘World Energy Outlook 2018’ (WEO 2018), which analyzes global energy trends to 2040 for all fuels, regions and technologies, and outlines possible futures under three scenarios: the Current Policies Scenario, the New Policies Scenario and the Sustainable Development Scenario.

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Envisioning the future of home – Better homes and better lifestyles for the 21st century

Singapore, 24 October 2018: The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has developed a comprehensive research report that envisions the future of home. The research explores the pressures, trends and influences determining how people are experiencing their homes today and what they need and want their homes to do

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Green Climate Fund invests $1 billion for developing country climate action, launches first replenishment

The 21st meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board ended on 21 October in Bahrain, approving over one billion dollars of new projects and programmes to support climate action in developing countries, and formally launching the Fund’s first replenishment. The 19 new projects amount to a total investment from GCF

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