The Dasgupta Review in a Bahá’í perspective
Commentary on The Economics of Biodiversity: The Dasgupta Review
published by the UK Government on 2 February 2021
Education for Social Cohesion
Online International Webinar
organized by the Bahá'í Academy, Panchgani, India
13-14 February 2021
The third lecture in the IEF Lecture Series on Saturday 20 February 2021 was presented by Prof. Rafael Shayani of Brazil on:
In The Untold Story of the World’s Leading Environmental Institution: UNEP at Fifty, my good friend Maria Ivanova @mivanova assesses the past and imagines the future for the United Nations Environment Programme @UNEP. It features UN Secretaries-General, UNEP Executive Directors, and other leaders. My voice as a long-time UNEP collaborator and partner is included. http://bit.ly/MITPressUntoldStoryMariaIvanova.
Reflections of Our Values: Digital Technologies and a Just Transition
A statement of the Baha’i International Community
to the 59th session of the Commission for Social Development
New York — 8 February 2021
Reweaving the Ecological Mat
Report of a webinar on 4 February 2021
by Arthur Dahl
Webinars with IEF members
Members of the International Environment Forum are presenting webinars for various communities accessible online in coming weeks.
Sunday 7 February at 8:00pm UK time, 21:00 CET, 3:00pm EST
Man of the Trees: A Pioneer Environmentalist's Vision for the Future
by Paul Hanley and Hugh Locke
O.Z. Whitehead Fireside, UK, about Richard St.Barbe Baker
IEF Lecture Saturday, 23 January 2021
by Dr. Joachim Monkelbaan
Exploring Barriers to Justice and Sustainability in Economic Systems:
Discussion on Root Causes and Potential Remedies
The second lecture in the present IEF series on 23 January 2021 featured Dr. Joachim Monkelbaan who talked about:
It’s time to make peace with nature
UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, address at Columbia University
2 December 2020
The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has described the fight against the climate crisis as the top priority for the 21st Century, in a passionate, uncompromising speech delivered on Wednesday at Columbia University in New York.
Scientists' Warnings: Affluence
After a "World Scientists' Warning to Humanity in 1992, the Alliance of World Scientists (https://scientistswarning.forestry.oregonstate.edu/) issued a "World Scientists’ Warning: Second Notice" in 2017, and a "Scientists' Warning of a Climate Emergency" in 2019 (https://www.scientistswarning.org/).