Life with purpose


The Edit: Is the climate crisis finally hitting home?

How extreme weather events are forcing people to confront climate change, whether a four day work week is better and more in this week’s edit.
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Risky business: Why risk reporting is key to stopping climate change and future pandemics

The business risks around climate change and future pandemics are huge, so why are so few companies reporting on them?

What are the SDGs?

The Basics is a series that breaks down the essential questions of purposeful business.

What is biodiversity?

The Basics is a series that breaks down the essential questions of purposeful business.

Climate scientists: concept of net zero is a dangerous trap

Is the concept of net zero emissions being used to 'greenwash' a lack of commitment to solving global warming?
My Octopus Teacher

Ellen Windemuth: My Octopus Teacher and the importance of storytelling

Ellen Windemuth - producer of the BAFTA and Oscar winning documentary, My Octopus Teacher - discusses our relationship with nature and the incredible power of storytelling.
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Why cycling is key to reaching net-zero carbon cities

Global warming can feel overwhelming, but cycling is one practical way that individuals can make a difference.

3 ways to tell if corporations are genuine about fighting climate change

Experts offer criteria for separating legitimate climate plans from hollow claims February 25, 2020 — When Larry Fink announced in mid-January […]

Climate crisis: we are not individuals fighting a faceless system – we are the system that needs to change

Climate change no longer seems just a future threat. In 2019, major fires in Australia, Russia and California burned over 13.5 million hectares […]

Humanity and nature are not separate – we must see them as one to fix the climate crisis

From transport and housing to food production and fashion, our civilisation is driving climate and ecological breakdown. It’s no coincidence that almost every single sector of industry is […]