Sustainable Food Systems

What we eat is intimately related to what is produced in agriculture, to how that is produced, and to everything that happens in between. The promotion of sustainable (agri-)food systems remains...

Renewable Energy

  Renewable energy production has grown exponentially and is indeed our only option for a sustainable future — this much nearly everyone knows. However, while renewable energy is a must, we must...

Forests & Biodiversity Conservation

  I am a biologist by training and have worked for several years on forest protection and biodiversity conservation policies. Coming from the world's most biodiverse country (Brazil), this subject is close...

It’s all about transformative change

  Minor tweaks will not do. To address the scale and the deeply rooted causes of the environmental crises that we face, sustainability transitions require transformative change. This requires that novel ideas, technologies, sectors and business models be scaled up to evolve from being small niches to becoming the norm.  We need to understand what hinders and what...

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