18 Jun 2015
Seed banks provide a treasure trove of genetic diversity. The challenge, say scientists, is bringing together existing banks and ensuring their financial security so as to conserve the world’s crop history before it is lost forever
06 Feb 2015
Forum for the Future’s major new digital hub, launching tomorrow in Singapore, is designed to unlock powerful new tools for sustainable innovation
27 Jun 2014
Sustainable development figurehead and Forum for the Future co-founder Jonathon Porritt tells Laura Smith why he's turned away from the media's ‘doom and gloom’ perspective and adopted a more positive outlook for the future of the Earth
21 Mar 2014
Embrace the Change brings together experts in the environment, economy and media to explore more positive and sustainable ways of living
16 Aug 2012
Three young people have been awarded for their efforts in combating inner-city violence, campaigning against bullying and dedication to charity work
30 Mar 2011
Researching for his first book, Mark Stevenson spent a year looking at the scientific horizon – and came back cautiously optimistic
13 Dec 2010
Alexis Rowell's new book looks at how councillors and citizens can work together to promote a sustainable future
10 Nov 2010
Newcastle has topped a table of Britain's greenest cities for the second year running
09 Jun 2010
An international youth group travelled to Acre in Brazil, to give a voice to some of the initiatives helping to protect the Amazon rainforest
03 Mar 2010
When Felix announced that he wanted to take part in UNEP's programme, his teacher thought he only meant to plant one tree but soon realised his pupil had a more ambitious project in mind.
18 Jan 2010
The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is to launch a new venture -Young Future Energy Leaders at the 3rd World Future Energy Summit which will run 18th-21st January 2010.
24 Nov 2009
Here's the book we've been waiting for: a thorough, up-to-date, andabove all proportionate response to our climatic predicament
23 Nov 2009
Young people took to the catwalk at the Royal Festival Hall, to showcase their creative handiwork, as part of London Fashion Week.
08 Sep 2009
iCymru is a new wireless internet space launched by Robert Geary, IT visionary, who saw the potential of using PC-like capabilities of the Smartphone and WiFi to obtain information on the move.
15 Jun 2009
While athletes from around the world prepared for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, student volunteers from 32 Chinese universities set off on a nation-wide march for the environment.
15 Jun 2009
Jacque Fresco, at the age of 93 is a scientist, architect, inventor, designer and urban visionary, who has spent a lifetime conceiving ways to build a better world.
11 Mar 2009
David Peat talks about his win-win situation at the Pari Centre in Italy and how the Centre is bringing positive developments to the local community.