Author Archive for PBI

Economics & Planetary Boundaries

by Victor Anderson, Senior Policy Officer, Green Economy, WWF-UK “Planetary boundaries” analysis originated in the science community, but it is such a powerful picture that it is rapidly drawing interest from people involved in politics, campaigning, law, and business. But…

Rio +20 and the Importance of Planetary Boundaries

by Victor Anderson, Senior Policy Officer, Green Economy, WWF-UK The UN sustainable development conference in Rio – June 20th/21st/22nd – is an important opportunity for moving “planetary boundaries” on from discussion in the scientific community and into the fields of…

Population, Reproductive Rights and Planetary Boundaries

by Sarah Fisher,Research & Communications Officer, Population and Sustainability Network / Population and Climate Change Alliance (PCCA) Population and Sustainability Network Population is a critical but neglected link in the debate over potential policies to help ensure we respect the…

Rio and the Importance of Planetary Boundaries

by Peter Roderick, WWF UK Article for Outreach, Stakeholder Forum, 16 December 2011 “It has never been more important to heed the evidence of science that time is running out on our ability to manage successfully our impacts on the…