The future we want is far away from the final document entitled with this bold statement who will certainly be validated by the heads of state present in Rio during the next days. Continue reading
After looking at the relationship between the economy and the environment, today there is a new factor coming into the mix: consumerism.
In the face of climate change and environmental degradation, it is now evident that every aspect of our existence must be analysed for the long term well being of our species. Continue reading
How are economics, consumerism and the environment linked together? – a guest-post by Rhianna Blackthorn.
In part one of this introduction we learn about the value of environmental goods and services and the difficulty to account for it in our economic system.
Just recently, a new campaign against pre-natal sex selection in Southern Delhi arose from the cooperation between the Centre for Social Research and the German Embassy in India. So far, this has been one of the latest attempts to crumble the rising number of
female foeticides in Delhi. Continue reading