The potential carbon neutrality of sustainable viticulture

Sustainable viticulture allows food production with a potential carbon neutrality without exacerbating climate change: it’s the important result achieved by a study recently […]

The great thirst: science, innovation and business for optimizing the use of water resources in agriculture

It’s one of the manufacturing sectors that requires more water: how can we combine productivity and a more sustainable use of natural resources? Some answers arose from the collaboration between scientific research and companies. The Mutti case study, with the participation of CMCC and WWF, presented by CMCC researcher Monia Santini at “Labirinto d’Acque”, the 4-day events dedicated to water […]

When proteins help economy, environment, health: an analysis of their environmental footprints

Some kind of proteins can be up to 30 times more expensive than others for the environment. Or can be 240 more pollutant in terms of greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere. The animal and plant-source proteins production, their impacts on ecosystems, health and emissions, possible scenarios for a different future. The results of the study recently published on Land Use Policy by A. Di Paola and Monia Santini highlighting why our food choices matter […]

Citizens Climate Pledge encourages citizens around the globe to make personal contributions to climate action

Global Citizens Climate Pledge announced. By signing the pledge, global citizens can show their concern about the serious risk that climate change poses for present and future generations, and commit to take personal action […]

Climate Finance: towards a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy

Instruments and policies to redirect investments from high-carbon to low-carbon infrastructures. A video-lecture by Christopher Knowles, Head of Climate, European Investment Bank […]

Carbon and Sustainability Managers with the Master in Sustainability and Carbon Footprint Management

A Ca’ Foscari Challenge School master aimed at new, emerging professional roles. Deadline for applications: 30th September 2013