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Economic justice and environmental sustainability by inspiring transformation of motives and behaviour

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Economic justice and environmental sustainability by inspiring transformation of motives and behaviour

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Cattle and goats (Photo: Mary Winstanley Channer)
24-Mar-2016

Humanity faces three enormous, inter-related challenges in the 21st century: mitigating the impact of climate change, feeding the world’s population and preserving the integrity of the planet’s ecosystems. These challenges are felt acutely in semi-arid Africa. In the search for solutions, the County Governments of Baringo and Elgeyo Marakwet in Kenya have invited the IofC programme 'Initiatives for Land, Lives and Peace' to partner with them in the organization of a 'Dialogue on Land and Security'.

29-Feb-2016

The Dialogue on Just Governance 2016 assembled almost 150 participants from over 25 countries in Panchgani, India from 12-17 February.

Toxxscan
13-Nov-2015

The widespread use of endocrine disrupting chemicals in everyday products is not without risk. Hormone-related diseases increase. What actions can we take as consumers and professionals? This was a theme of discussion during several meetings organised by Initiatives of Change Netherlands.

Shopping
12-Nov-2015

Behind our salads and cheap painkillers, our sunscreen and microwaved pasta, hides a whole range of moral challenges. Professionals and consumers discussed these challenges in the week leading up to World Food Day on 16 October, during a series of activities organised by Initiatives of Change Netherlands.

2015 Just Governance report cover
06-Nov-2015

A 12-page report of this year's Caux conference on Just Governance for Human Security is now available.

United Nations Flags
29-Oct-2015

Rainer Gude, Chargé de Mission of IofC for International Geneva recently spoke (remotely) at a Yale University Graduate level class entitled, 'Sustainable Development Goals & Implementation'.