Charlotte Instone, founder of Know the Origin, shares the behind the scenes frenzy and challenges of running an ethical fashion start-up.
From Krug Champagne to IWC Schaffhausen, Kiehl’s to House of Garrard, the biggest players in the luxury world today confide in her company to assess their social and environmental impact on the…
This edition of Spotlight looks at how Japanese innovation serves sustainability
How can we persuade people to replace cars with bicycles and electric cars, and to use public transport more often?
Morocco's Blue Belt initiative aims to encourage sustainable fishing, from seas and lakes to consumers' plates, to allow marine resources to renew themselves.
The Moroccan city of Marrakech, which is hosting the Cop22 climate change summit in November, has dedicated itself to eco-tourism.
Boasting hundreds of species of tropical flora, fauna and wildlife, The Green Planet has opened in Dubai.
An EU initiative hopes to make dilapidated buildings into ecological masterpieces
Outdoor activities appeal more than ever.
Can a small greenhouse help to guarantee the sustainability of European forests? To find out, the Futuris team travelled to northern Italy. What
Overconsumption, pollution, global warming – we are living on a planet strained by decades of excess. So, how do we teach the next generation to face
What will Africa look like in 50 years? To find out, African leaders have created the “Agenda 2063” to set up development objectives. One hard fact
A new study reveals that the United States falls short on its commitment to sustainable development as compared to other industrialized nations. The
The leaders of France and Germany have said more needs to be done if the world is to achieve its goal of limiting global warming to two degrees. The
Mass consumption and waste have made us ugly.
In his work on show at the ‘Centre for Contemporary Design’ in Prague, Czech artist Shalom Tomas
New York City: Fashion Week has only just ended, but in the city that never sleeps, nor does the clothing industry. It is estimated to generate more
So I’m off to New York! Everything is settled and all I have to do is get on the plane. Lyon-London-New York. The kind of straightforward trip
In the north of Spain, there is a wetland that might seem like many others. Except these lakes that are dominated by bizarre structures have been
Vitoria-Gasteiz. I might well have lived in Spain, although it was on the other side of the country in Seville, which hadn’t had its Expo and its
French engineer and inventor Fabrice André is whizzing up the Alpine road to his refuge on his latest invention: a tricycle that can climb upwards at
When it comes to my story from Sarenne, there is a before and an after. Little did I know just how much my one visit there would change the way I see
City life, its speed, excitement, variety, culture and job opportunities act as a magnet for young people.
But not everyone of a certain age yearns
At a factory in Belgium, a new breed of products is being developed from the fibrous remains of sugar cane. It is a raw material with plenty of
Community-level action is a great way of contributing to sustainable development. And good habits start young, so teaching people how to live greener
Eco-innovation provides 3.5 million jobs across Europe, most of them in SMEs (small and medium sized businesses) which can apply for EU financing
What is a sustainable city? What kind of pressure do our urban spaces have to face? What examples can small and medium cities set and how can their