When we talk about Sustainable Development, we may fall into a maze that we are too immersed with KPI or data. In fact, there are concrete aspects for sustainable development. It’s not something abstract, but in fact practical. An OnFrontiers-UNLEASH … Continue reading UNLEASH Insights: What Are the Important Aspects of Sustainable Development?
An OnFrontiers Expert Martha Molfetas explores the IPCC’s recent report and what it means for the future of our species. If there was ever a final wake up call, this is it. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) assessment … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: This is the Final Warning Sign: Stop Burning Dead Dinosaurs
According to UNDP in Zambia, climate change – including rising temperatures and an increased frequency of droughts and extreme rain events – is negatively affecting local communities living in rural parts of Zambia. An OnFrontiers expert in sustainability and resilience, Mr.Mebeelo … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Mainstreaming Climate Change into Landscape Resilience and Restoration for Ecological Sustainability in Zambia
Eminent U.S. economist Jeffrey Sachs will discuss why the U.S. should take the SDGs seriously in this live event, produced by OnFrontiers on Thursday, Sept. 28th. Continue reading Live Webinar Preview: Jeff Sachs on the Sustainable Development Goals and Climate Justice
These takeaways will help practitioners use the Resilience Dividend Valuation Mode (RDVM) so the new framework can have real-world impact on projects and in communities. Continue reading Four Practical Tips to Start Putting a Price on Resilience
The Rockefeller Foundation and the RAND Corporation unveil a new methodology to gauge the dividends of resilient-related investments as a way to help build stronger communities around the globe. Continue reading The Resilience Dividend Valuation Model: Introducing a New Framework for Practitioners
Three Chief Resilience Officers share their thoughts about how the budget proposal could impact their work and how they would try to manage doing the same work with fewer resources. Continue reading Trump Budget Proposal Creates Uncertainty for Resilience Officers in US Cities
Decisions by local mayors to build resilience are having real impact and could be help propel global fulfillment of the Sendai Framework. Continue reading How Cities Are Helping Lead The World’s Disaster Risk Reduction Efforts
With clean energy initiatives popping up across the globe, we wanted to learn more about the potential impact of top projects taking place in emerging markets. We reached out to OnFrontiers expert Martha Molfetas who flagged a clean energy boom … Continue reading Looking for Clean Energy Solutions? Go East.