Tag Archive for planetary boundaries

Food Production Hits the Boundary

by Victor Anderson, Senior Policy Officer, Green Economy, WWF-UK Food prices are rising again, principally because of drought. Having to pay out more for food reduces people’s living standards, simply because there is less left over for other purposes –…

Following Up Rio +20

by Victor Anderson, Senior Policy Officer, Green Economy, WWF-UK How should we follow up what happened at Rio +20? What conclusions can we draw from the conference and the process leading up to it? It is time to take stock…

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…