September 25, 2015 – Today marks a momentous date in human history: the entire world will agree on the most important common Global Goals ever. It is actually incredible that all 193 nations could agree on these 17 quite comprehensive goals and about 170 fairly concrete and measurable sub-goals. The process to this UN-decision was also unique as millions of members of civil society have been involved. And the goals apply for every nation and citizen of the world equally. We will live in a much better world, if these goals are achieved by 2030.
A study, which revealed the most visited protected areas in the world
are in the United States and the United Kingdom, has shown that global
protected areas generate over US$600 billion each year while only 2%
of this figure is reinvested in the safeguarding of their future. Continue reading “Of US$600 billion generated per Year from Protected Areas only is 2% reinvested”
The Long Run was created as the international programme of the Zeitz Foundation. It was founded by Jochen Zeitz, the innovative former CEO of Puma who introduced its ethical business framework and Environmental Profit & Loss Account (EP&L), now Director of Kering and Chairman of the board’s Sustainable Development Committee, and co-founder and co-chair with Sir Richard Branson of The B Team. Continue reading “The Long Run – Partner of LT&C”