Sustainability is on the forefront of everyone’s minds, it seems – and rightly so. However, with so many political, business, technological, and cultural developments, it feels impossible to keep up with sustainability news. Here are six sources to keep you updated on everything climate, the environment, and sustainability:
What it’s about: The intersections of business, social justice, and sustainability
What it’s like: Versatile and thoughtful reporting by CSR and sustainability professionals, corporate professionals, journalists, activists, and academics
What it’s about: Sustainability news, interviews, in-depth articles, videos, and events
What it’s like: Lots of options! Something for everyone, and always with a positive angle
What to read first: “The end of fast fashion and emergence of a circular economy”
What it’s about: Science, technology, and the human experience
What it’s like: This is the web edition of the popular print magazine. Fact-based and cutting-edge, but accessible and interesting.
What to read first: “Six climate tipping points are likely to occur if we breach 1.5°C goal”
What it’s about: News, case studies, events, and guidance on products and services for organizations and individuals that have both public and private benefits. Run by ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability) Europe.
What it’s like: Easy-to-navigate resources to help all sorts of producers of all kinds make conscious decisions
What it’s about: news, research, information, and analyses about the ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) sector from investors and regulators
What it’s like: comprehensive coverage for both casual and more invested readers (no pun intended). Heavily focused on ESG tools and services, industry developments, corporations involved in energy transitions, private equity, and sustainable finance.
What to read first: “Guest Post – A New Approach: Digitizing Climate Action”
What it’s about: news, analyses, opinions, and in-depth content on the renewable energy sector
What it’s like: international coverage of international issues and developments for a truly international audience
What to read first: “‘Wrong side of history’ | Wake up to the hype around green hydrogen for heating”
Written by Syeda Mahnoor Raza (’24)