Articles Tagged with the word ‘Progress’
08 Jun 2011
In recent centuries, one of the most important concepts shaping humanity has been that of human progress. The idea of inevitable progress was accepted as so obviously true that for most people it was beyond doubt. Now however, many people are beginning to question the notion
03 Aug 2009
This is a speech by HRH The Prince of Wales at the Third May Day Business Summit on Climate Change, London
10 Mar 2009
The New Economics Foundation, nef, launched a new report on its website in January, entitled the National Accounts of Well-being.
30 Nov 2008
We are not shoppers in a global supermarket; we are citizens of the earth,' says Vandana Shiva in her Be the Change interview.
05 Mar 2008
The European Commission is to present a comprehensive strategy to move beyond Gross Domestic Product.
17 Oct 2007
After tackling the question What is happiness and how do we measureit?' 1,200 economists, meeting in Istanbul, concluded that the presentway that we measure progress is no longer valid.
15 Nov 2006
'Diary of an Eco Builder' focuses specifically on environmental issues through the story of his attempt to realise an inspiring and challenging vision. Honest, amusing and unexpected, it highlights all the key issues which arise when you build an eco-house.
31 Aug 2006
"There is no bigger task for humanity than to avert climate change." Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone said "The world's largest cities can have a major impact Our aim is simple ñ to change the world."
29 Jun 2005
Special editions of Positive News will be produced daily at the World Youth Congress 2005. The young journalists from within the 600 strong delegation, will work together with staff from Positive News, producing a newspaper designed to keep all the delegates up to date with the congress' actions and progress.