23 March 2021 – BRUSSELS (Reuters Breakingviews) – When Ursula von der Leyen announced the European Green Deal in 2019, she hailed it as “Europe’s ‘man on the moon’ moment”. A key component of this revolutionary programme would be the European Union Taxonomy, using the latest climate science to define truly green investments. The European Commission president is now in grave danger of allowing this all-important tool to become toothless.
22 November 2021 – The defining challenge of our time is envisioning a world of material sufficiency and spiritual abundance for 7.8+ billion people on a thriving, finite living Earth. That future must build from new insights into the nature of life that draw from the understanding of our ancestors and the observations of contemporary science.