#THINK2030 FOR A SUSTAINABLE EUROPE

Europeans will not be able to live prosperous and healthy lives on a peaceful European continent in 2050 if they don’t reduce by 80% the amount of natural resources used for nutrition, housing, mobility and lifestyle needs. All the results of the #Think2030 new report […]

Investments, development and enterprises: the utopia of sustainability according to Giovannini

A meeting in Venice in the frame of the Sustainable Development Festival. The main guest was Enrico Giovannini, spokesperson of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development  (ASVIS) and author of the book “L’utopia sostenibile” (ed. Laterza, 2018). A conversation on sustainability as an opportunity for a positive change in the economy and the society […]

Progress falls short on SDG7 energy targets

In every area of sustainable energy measured by Sustainable Development Goal 7 – achieving universal energy access, clean cooking, higher rates of energy efficiency improvements, and increasing the share of renewable energy – overall progress falls short of what is needed to meet targets by 2030. Some real gains have bene observed, however, in terms of the expansion of access to electricity in poorer countries, energy efficiency improvements in the industrial sector, and renewable energy gains in the electricity sector […]