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The World Population estimate was
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On 8 July 2006 at 12:00 h we were
but what exactly?
The Financial Times' Martin Wolf has become ecoglobe's Person of the Year 2007
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117 High-speed trains and the meaning of time
116 "A long, difficult path out of poverty"
115 "The laboratory of development"
114 "The dangers of living in a zero-sum world economy" (Martin Wolf, the Financial Times)
113 "Only full decarbonisation can save the earth" - George Monbiot in The Guardian Weekly
112 The Bali Climate Change Road Map: Empty Treaties Just Add Carbon Dioxide!
111 "Black to the Future"
109 "Bali offers a vital chance to change the world"
The Prince of Wales's in the Financial Times
108 Communiqué from International Business Leaders in advance of the United Nations Climate Change Conference 2007
107 Systems and interdependencies and their effect on Peak Oil
106 Capitalism - the dog or the tail? What would an economic system look like...
105 2008 Alliance for Global Sustainability Meeting
103 A trial to explain social dysfunctioning
102 Kassandra warnte die Trojaner - vergeblich. Warum? [(in German; en allemand): Cassandra warned the Trojans - in vain. Why? Cassandre avertit les Troiëns] - en vain. Pourquoi?
101 GEO-4 UNEP Report on the state of the world environment
The WTO Public Forum Geneva 4-5.10.2007 - Debate snippets
97 "We don't smell the air" - (news bulletin from CSE India)
96 "The 11th Hour" (Leo DiCaprio) a film review"
"La 11e heure - Le dernier virage"
95 "Waiting for the lights to go out"
94 "Herd on the Street"
93 Trial of removing 1.3m cars reduced emissions...
..."Beijing plays down Olympic smog fears"
92 A "carbon neutral" bottled water company and a "Call for cap on bottled water use"
90 OECD slams biofuels subsidies for sparking food price inflation
89 Growth quotes: "UN warns of food price unrest"
88 Praying for the planet! - Beten für den Planeten! - Prier pour la planète !Jour international pour l'environnement 2007
87 A Trucker's Story (English and German)
85 Southern hemisphere holds wheat supply hopes
Leadership - The story of Al Gore - "If business leaders do not immediately grasp the vital insights offered..."
"Citizens arrest [...] the simplest solution" - Really?
78 What management 'needs' to know
77 Climate science and the Indian scientist
76 Growth quotes: "The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race"
74 Growth quotes: "Turkey's granary disaster" - Guardian Weekly 20 July 2007
72 Between Optimism and Pessimism
"The world has two energy crises but no real answers" - Financial Times 10.7.2007
69 Growth quotes: "World will face oil crunch 'in five years'", FT 10 July 2007
CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP AND PHILANTHROPY:
SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT
67 A "programme" towards sustainability
65 Growth quotes: "Biofuel demand powering long-term food inflation"
62 "Our Carbon Footprint" - Wackernagel's pseudo-science
61 Growth quotes: "Can the planet feed us?"
60 Soil erosion
59 Growth quotes: "[...] a nearby hunting area that the royal family shared with relatives had become 'too crowded'", The Guardian Weekly 22 June 2007
58 Growth quotes: Slave labour make it possible, The Guardian Weekly 22 June 2007
57 End of the road for sports cars? FT 26 June 2007
56 Climate change - "Greenwash" - From The Economist - "Environmentalism is concealing any number of misguided policies"
55 "Treachery and greenery", according to The Economist "Environmentalism has begun to splinter"
54 Growth quotes: Electricity in India, FT 22 June 2007
53 Growth quotes: Water in Spain, FT 21 June 2007
52 Dwindling minerals stocks
50 Bees and other hazards of GM - A conference excerpt
49 Global warming: truth or propaganda? - The qualified opinion of the honourable Mr Vaclav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic
48 International environment day 2007 - Internationaler Umwelttag 2007 - Jour international pour l'environnement 2007
45 Palm oil plantations squeeze orangutan habitats
44 "13 years to turn round global warming" they say.
43 We know it's bad but we can't stop - car-free day
38 "Climate change 'can be tackled'" - by more of the same: Economic Growth, they say.
37 Capitalism, fossil fuels and climate change
36 Limits of technology: "Purified sewage is unpalatable"
35 Temporary 'benefits' of climate change
34 Jeffry Sachs of Columbia University on the BBC on saving a world that is "bursting at the seams"
32 The BBC interviewing the environmental charlatan Bjørn Lomborg
31 How nature could jolt humanity out of the equation
30 "Energy, Security and Climate" Security Council open debate: UK concept paper
29 UN may accept climate affects security
28 'Frozen north' on a trajectory to catastrophe as climate changes
25 "Warmer, warmer" - How does climate change motivate you?
24 Change all the light bulbs you want... - Juliette Jowitt on the dangers of the growing global population
22 Brave New World Revisited
19 Hark - The End is Nigh - On the deadly sin of suppression and manipulation of information.
18 After us - the Deluge - On the deadly sin of economic growth as a societal principle
17 Switzerland goes to Geneva
15 Economic Growth - Our Common Foe
12 The editor's job - helping to put everything into context - email to the Financial Times
8 Klimaschutz oder Arbeitsplätze in der Automobilindustrie?
German carmakers say CO2 goal is unrealistic
7 The deceptive terminology of climate change
6 Question time at the Climate and Diplomacy Conference ot he HEI of Geneva
5 anniversaries - Gedenktage - anniversaires
4 "The Club of Rome was doomsaying years ago. And look, we're still here!"
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This somber race cannot be helped; one only had to become mostly silent, in order to avoid being taken for mad, [like Cassandra], when one predicted what was already standing before the entrance. - Goethe
The new image of the tobacco industry
From India: "Down to Earth" Editorials, von Sunita Narain
The 'other' food crisis?
Old-style corruption better?
Want to be fried?
Centre for Science and the Environment India
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