Monthly Archives: July 2012

Green Growth Illusions

I attended a conference on research methodologies this week.  Interesting in itself but travelling there – it was in Newcastle – provided an opportunity to read an UNCTAD paper prepared by Ulrich Hoffmann.  This was entitled Some Reflections on Climate … Continue reading

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WWF Living Planet Report 2012

In preparation for Rio 2012 WWF have produced a Living Planet Report 2012 which “highlights the cumulative pressure we are putting on the planet, and the consequent decline in the health of the forests, rivers and oceans that make our … Continue reading

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Sustainability nuggets in literature

I finished Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck over the weekend. Steinbeck won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962, just a couple of years after writing this book, although this book is more a diary of a journey he … Continue reading

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