200 cities make climate pledges

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More than 200 cities with a combined population of nearly 440 million have set emissions reduction targets to support national climate action pledges under the Paris Agreement. Initiatives including the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group and the Compact of Mayors have provided important frameworks for cities to collaborate on measures to boost clean transport, renewable […]

Czech Republic takes over ICPDR Presidency 2016

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See photos here… Vienna, 25 January 2016. Peter J. Kalas of the Czech Republic is ICPDR President 2016. He took over from Croatia’s Drazen Kurecic in a meeting and ceremony in Vienna today. “We want to be active, open and smart”, said Peter J Kalas upon taking the ICPDR presidency. “Sustainability is not enough – […]

Global Opportunity report 2016

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We are in the midst of a seismic change in the way we organise our societies, run our businesses, and live our lives. Whether we all stand to benefit from this change is up to you. You are the one who can turn the myriad of interconnected risks we face into opportunities. 2015 was a […]