Reducing wildfire risk through a holistic approach in Quesnel, B.C.

The City of Quesnel, a municipality situated between the Fraser River and Quesnel River in the Cariboo Regional District of B.C., has been a trailblazer in making forestry more sustainable by undertaking innovative projects with support from Forest Enhancement Society of BC (FESBC) funding. After years of the mountain pineContinue Reading

Promoting the One Health approach could greatly improve human-animal health and environmental integrity

In a recent study published in The Lancet, researchers pursued contemporary evidence of how One Health approaches could improve health security at a global scale against unprecedented health hazards, such as the one posed by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.  Study: Advancing One human–animal–environment Health for global health security:Continue Reading

How Cannabis Companies Should Approach DEI

Editor’s note: This editorial was contributed by Melanie Davis, Chief Operating Officer of The People’s Ecosystem, a California-based and equity-focused multistate cannabis operator. It’s often said that Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Initiatives are not profit-focused but I’d argue that that’s mostly because they are not looked atContinue Reading

Ras Al Khaimah Pioneers a New Approach to Sustainable Tourism

As travel returns, destinations and tourism boards pivoting toward sustainability — and those with the most ambitious, authentic, and achievable sustainability goals — will reshape how we travel in the decade ahead. According to Expedia Group Media Solutions’ 2022 Sustainable Travel Study, half of consumers want to see more informationContinue Reading

Challenges embodied in SDGs need transdisciplinary approach

AFRICA The importance of the co-creation of knowledge involving African policymakers, scientists and agricultural experts to transform African agricultural and food systems in the context of climate change, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Africa Agenda 2063 was emphasised during a round-table discussion on 14 November at COP27. TheContinue Reading

Barrick Delivers on Guidance, Opens New Exploration

NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The achievement of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 will not be met as long as the world’s key environmental and social challenges are dealt with separately, says Mark Bristow, president and chief executive of Barrick Gold CorporationContinue Reading