Expert Opinions

Sustainable is no longer about doing less harm. It's about doing more good.
- Jochen Zeitz
Why nuclear energy should be part of Africa’s energy mix

Why nuclear energy should be part of Africa’s energy mix

Oluwole Olutola, Postdoctoral research fellow, African Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, University of Johannesburg Africa has the least nuclear power of any continent in the world, with the exception of Australia where nuclear power is banned. All the largest economies in the world have nuclear power as part of their energy mix. Over the past decade opposition to […]

Environmental crimes pose threats to us all

Environmental crimes pose threats to us all

"Transnational environmental crime, or TEC, has become the largest financial driver of social conflicts in the world."

Time is running out for the world’s embattled seahorses

Time is running out for the world’s embattled seahorses

Seahorses worldwide are facing a variety of grave threats.

Going greener is a smart move for businesses

Going greener is a smart move for businesses

More and more consumers are becoming aware of the need for informed decisions in their choices if we are to save what’s left of the planet’s depleted natural environments and mitigate the effects of climate change through reduced carbon emissions. In response, more and more business are seeking to reduce their environmental impacts. Single-use plastic […]

Replanting the Philippines’ forests one tree at a time

Replanting the Philippines’ forests one tree at a time

The Philippines has lost 10 million hectares of forest, leading to a drastic reduction in forest cover.

To have net zero emissions we must lower our energy needs

To have net zero emissions we must lower our energy needs

Reaching net zero carbon emissions will require a new energy-industrial revolution.