Scientific Developments in the Biodiversity Planetary Boundary

A recently published article authored by Professor Georgina Mace and fifteen others provides an interesting and important contribution to the ongoing debate surrounding the scientific definition of the biodiversity planetary boundary. The authors list a number of important limitations to the original…

Planetary Boundaries need Global Governance

  PBI recently held a meeting in London to consult legal experts and other stakeholders about what we should be doing in the field of global governance, especially of course on global governance of planetary boundaries issues. Different views were…

The Earth System – How far does it go?

There is a close overlap between what PBI is interested in and the scope of the Earth System Governance (ESG) project, which has this week held its global annual conference, at the University of East Anglia, in Norwich, England. ESG…