Global Matters


Tokyo 2020 Takes Important Steps in Delivering Sustainability Plan

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) published its Sustainability Progress Report, summarising progress, in the implementation of the Tokyo 2020 Sustainability Plan. The report covers areas including procurement and venue and infrastructure construction or

Earth Hour 30th of March 8:30 PM Save the Date

Starting as a symbolic lights-out event in Sydney in 2007, WWF’s Earth Hour has become the world’s largest movement for the environment. This year, it inspired individuals, communities, businesses and organizations in a record 188 countries and territories to take

Water for All Means Leaving No One Behind

‘Leaving no one behind,’ the central promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, gives all of us a crystal clear message: everyone must participate in, and benefit from, the progress of development. In the realm of water, this means achieving SDG

French Government Sued for Inadequate Climate Action

Four environmental organizations filed suit against the French government for failing to live up to its commitments to the Paris Climate Agreement and other national and international agreements. The suit, which was filed in the Administrative Court of Paris on Thursday,