The International Environment Forum, as a Bahá'í-inspired professional organization for environment and sustainability, shares and upholds the principles and ideals of the Bahá'í Faith and supports its efforts to establish and promote peace, the unity of the human race, and an ever-advancing world civilization that preserves the ecological balance of the planet.
Lessons learned from the Global Solidarity Accounting project
Arthur Lyon Dahl
24 July 2023
Transforming Education for Sustainable Futures
Research project led by University of Bristol, UK
Climate Change & World Economy: When an Irresistible Force Meets an Immovable Object
Blog originally on Global Governance Forum
by Arthur Lyon Dahl 19 July 2023
Microbial extinction is happening
Arthur Lyon Dahl's blog
8 May-16 July 2023
The Debt Bubble
Arthur Lyon Dahl
14 July 2023
Climate Governance Commission
27-28 June 2023
The second meeting of the Climate Governance Commission (CGC), convened by IEF member Maja Groff, was held at Villars-sur-Ollon in the Swiss Alps on 27-28 June 2023, alongside the Villars Symposium for intergenerational exchanges with 120 teenagers from all over the world.
Record-breaking global temperatures
updated 11 July 2023
Global temperatures set a record, with June 2023 the hottest month ever, and three consecutive hottest days ever in early July. The global ocean temperature has suddenly jumped by 0.7°C (see https://climatereanalyzer.org/clim/sst_daily/ updated daily), even before a gathering El Niño could potentially propel 2023 to become the hottest year ever recorded, topping 2016.
Webinar on Deep Seabed Mining
30 May 2023
Through International Environment Forum participation in the Religion and Environment Working Group of the G20 Interfaith Forum, we collaborated in a Webinar on 30-31 May on Spirited Seas: Science and Spirituality, an Interfaith Exploration of the Environmental Consequences of Deep Seabed Mining.
Complements to GDP: What Values Guide Development?
Baha'i International Community Event
New York, 15 June 2023
Valuing What Counts: Framework to Progress Beyond GDP
Our Common Agenda Policy Brief no. 4