Commitment to action is more easily sustained, and more likely to be successful, if it is expressed in a community of like-minded people. The FutureWorld Foundation facilitates the emergence of active communities of global citizens who feel passionately about one or more pillars of the Global Agenda, and seek unstructured opportunities to interact, learn from one another, and engage to make a difference.

1 Million Women Campaign

1 Million Women CampaignA campaign of daughters, mothers, sisters and grandmothers - Committed to protecting our climate, our communities and our future, leading change for the better.Our goal is to inspire 1 million Australian women to take practical action on climate change by cutting 1 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2), the main greenhouse pollutant causing global warming. Every woman who joins has a personal goal to cut 1 tonne of CO2 from their daily lives within a year of joining the campaign. On our 1 Million Women website you'll be guided through ways to cut your 1 tonne, and to track your progress as you go along. You don't have to be an expert on climate change. Just join up and we'll guide you every step of the way. 1 Million Women - a million tonnes of CO2. It's a huge challenge. With your help we will make it happen.

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Posted on Feb 28, 2011 | in category: Delivering sustainable economic growth | by UNEP

A ‘Green Economy’ is characterized by substantially increased investments in economic sectors that build on the earth’s natural capital or reduce ecological scarcities and...  Read More

Posted on Feb 16, 2011 | in category: Delivering sustainable economic growth | by Other

This is an updated version - with extension of projections to 2050 - of the FAO study World Agriculture: Towards 2015/30 published in 2003. It finds that the future world population may be lower...  Read More

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