Global decline of wildlife linked to child slavery

New research suggests the global decline in wildlife is connected to an increase in human trafficking and child slavery.

Ecologists say the shortage of wild animals means that in many countries more labour is now needed to find food.


Japan’s Break With Peace


The Coming Climate Crash: Lessons for Climate Change in the 2008 Recession

By New York Times

THERE is a time for weighing evidence and a time for acting. And if there’s one thing I’ve learned throughout my work in finance, government and conservation, it is to act before problems become too big to manage.


30 Reasons why Greens oppose TTIP

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership raises a whole host of concerns in a variety of areas. In no particular order, here's a list of some of the reasons why we are currently against the deal.


Interests, Ideology and Climate


Obama on Climate

By: Thomas Friedman, New York Times

WHEN it comes to dealing with the world’s climate and energy challenges I have a simple rule: change America, change the world.


Chaordic Stepping Stones

The APGF and Global Greens have been working hard this past year to set up the statutes, rules and registration as the necessary building blocks to our institutions.  At the same time, grassroots self-organising behaviour is among the Greens' core values.


Davos: Mindfulness, Hotspots, and Sleepwalkers

I just returned from the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. I came away with three observations: mindfulness is approaching a tipping point; human energy hotspots are the real attractor; and collective sleepwalkers remain dominant.


Slowly, Asia’s Factories Begin to Turn Green

JAN. 7, 2014, New York Times


Harrison Owen Interview: Inviting Flow and Self Organization

To some, Open Space Technology is a method for organizing meetings or facilitating groups. However, to the vast community of Open Space practitioners, Open Space is a way of life. It’s a philosophical perspective about how the world works, how humans organize, and a method for making visible some of the invisible laws of life and nature. We interviewed Harrison Owen, the founder of Open Space to learn his views on self-organization, structure, invitation and even grief.



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