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Give Peace a Chance

Give Peace a Chance

28 February 2022 - We, members of the Club of Rome, condemn in the strongest possible terms the Russian invasion of Ukraine and believe all efforts must be made to prevent war and any nuclear conflict immediately. We call upon leaders on all sides of this conflict,...

The Limits to Growth+50: Global equity for a healthy planet

The Limits to Growth+50: Global equity for a healthy planet

23 February 2022 - In March 1972, a report commissioned by The Club of Rome, shook the world. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the publication of The Limits to Growth, The Club of Rome are planning a series of webinars and other events featuring leading...

Reaction to EU draft Taxonomy Complementary Delegated Act

Reaction to EU draft Taxonomy Complementary Delegated Act

05 January 2022 - On 31 December 2021, the European Commission sent a request for feedback to the Member States Expert Group on Sustainable Finance and the Platform on Sustainable Finance on a draft text of a Taxonomy Complementary Delegated Act covering certain gas...

The Club of Rome at the UN Climate talks

The Club of Rome at the UN Climate talks

27 October 2021 - We are at a unique moment in history – a decisive decade where failure to act risks crossing irreversible Earth tipping points. The 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) is seen as a critical summit to accelerate action towards the...

The Jena Declaration on Sustainability

The Jena Declaration on Sustainability

07 September 2021 - The Club of Rome joins an international network to call for a strategy change to achieve the UN sustainable development goals. Top-down measures to tackle global challenges, which have dominated policy-making so far, do not take sufficient account...

We must act now to deal with the planetary emergency

We must act now to deal with the planetary emergency

10 August 2021 - The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, released on 9 August, provides new estimates of the chances of crossing the global warming level of 1.5°C in the next decades, and finds that unless there are immediate, rapid and...

Sustainable Finance Strategy Lacks Urgency

Sustainable Finance Strategy Lacks Urgency

06 July 2021 - According to the Club of Rome, the latest European Commission finance strategy – "Strategy for Financing the Transition to a Sustainable Economy" – does not go far enough to change Europe’s financial system to support the transformation of the economy...

G7: Value the future, stop crowd-funding catastrophe

G7: Value the future, stop crowd-funding catastrophe

10 June 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic has shocked the world and brought immense suffering and economic chaos. A resilient, net-zero, nature-positive global economy[1] will be a critical driver of human health, well-being and prosperity[2] and must be at the heart of a...

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