We study the barriers and drivers for market actors' contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals within planetary boundaries, with the aim of achieving Policy Coherence for Development.
Tackling Toxicity in the Life-Cycle of Mobile Phones
How to reduce exposure to toxic chemicals for people involved in the production of mobile phone was the topic of a SMART stakeholder meeting in Brussels on 27 September.
Cutting emissions - not opportunities
Glen Peters on some of the biggest challenges concerning climate change and sustainability.
Human Rights in Public Procurement - Protecting them Properly?
Dec. 4, 2018 10:25 AM
Although EU lawmakers have stressed the importance of enabling smart, inclusive and sustainable growth, a lack of clear procurement guidelines could mean human rights and sustainable development issues are not taken into account, argues researcher Ragnhild Lunner.
How Norway is failing the world
Nov. 9, 2018 8:53 AM
Despite its good reputation as a role model for mitigating climate change and protecting the environment, Norway is failing on many fronts, argues Professor Beate Sjåfjell in this blog post.