Brussels -- AEBIOM submits its' response to EC consultation on sustainability for solid and gaseous biomass. According to AEBIOM's long term vision, a sustainable forestry and agriculture should be ensured as a whole: whether the raw material is aimed for food, feed, materials or energy production. In the meantime, initiatives could be taken for individual routes, such as bionergy, while maintaining a fair level playing field with other outlets.
Sale of EnviroSuite’s consulting practice complete
EnviroSuite has today announced the completion of the sale of its entire Pacific Environment Consulting practice, including DLA, (together PEC) to the world’s leading environmental and sustainability consulting group, Environmental Resources Management (ERM). Details of the sale are set out in the Company’s announcement of 27 April 2017.Robin Ormerod on the completion of the saleRobin Ormerod, Managing Director of EnviroSuite, said “This is a transformational transaction for EnviroSuite as it...
UNRISD Launches Consultations on Social Policy Benchmark
The UN Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) unveiled a draft version of its flagship report on social policy innovations towards implementation of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development, inviting comments through an online consultation process. The report addresses: understanding transformative change; trends and innovations in social policy; care policies; social and solidarity economy; climate change; mobilizing domestic resources; and governance and politics. The preview version of the...
Safety Differently and New View Consulting
There’s a growing understanding that the old ways of doing safety (sometimes referred to as Safety-I) may have gotten us far, but are not sufficient to help us deal with the complex problems of today. New approaches have emerged, sometimes referred to as Safety Differently, the New View of Safety or Safety-II that incorporate the latest research in social science, safety science and complexity theory, as well as proven methods from high risk industries. SCM’s real world experience in applying these...
Antea Group Consultant Alison Bryant Named to Environmental Initiative Board of Directors
Antea Group is pleased to announce that Alison Bryant has been elected to the board of directors for Environmental Initiative, a nonprofit organization that builds partnerships to develop collaborative solutions to Minnesota`s environmental problems. She will be replacing Paul Durkee, also of Antea Group, who has reached the board’s term limit. With over 7 years in the environmental and sustainability consulting industry, she will leverage her strategic communication and engagement skills to help support...
13th CSR & Sustainability Meetup Dubai
Sustainability Knowledge Group is happy to announce its 13th CSR & Sustainability Meetup on February 24th in Dubai! During this event guest speakers will discuss the issues of sustainability and viability in small businesses. Special focus will be placed in responsible fashion and the case for sustainable fashion ventures in the region. Dr. Petar Stojanov will focus on embracing sustainability success factors as tools to enable growth for entrepreneurs and SMEs, along with examples of best-practices and...