Why Rio+20 was still a success – the contribution of the private sector and academic institutions in support of sustainable development and the Rio+20 process by Jonas Haertle

On my first day after returning from the Rio+20 conference - officially, the UN Conference on Sustainable Development which took place 20 years after the 1992 Rio Earth Summit - I spoke to a group of MBA students at Fordham University in New York. Admittedly, the instructor had asked the class to read about the … Continue reading Why Rio+20 was still a success – the contribution of the private sector and academic institutions in support of sustainable development and the Rio+20 process by Jonas Haertle

PRME LEADERS+20 competition

I recently had the chance to speak with Pernille Kallehave, Head of Development at the Interdisciplinary Centre for Organizational Architecture and Consultant to the dean on sustainability issues at Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences. Pernille is the organizer of a new contest called PRME LEADERS+20, which encourages faculty and student teams to submit innovative … Continue reading PRME LEADERS+20 competition