Scaling behaviour change
Research found decisions were based on 2 variables: social proof + social pressure. People adopt new practices if they see successful adoption by others (social proof) or if they feel their use is expected by them (social pressure).
The legitimacy of a business should depend on its ability to create value for society. How do you measure that and create accounting standards that reflect a company’s financial, social and environmental performance?
Youth STEM Matters
Glasgow based social enterprise, YouthSTEM2030, is determined to empower young people around the world to use science, technology, engineering and maths to change the world through progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Time for a plastic paradigm shift
Plastic pollution is getting worse, and fast. Solving this growing problem requires creating a plastics economy that is smart, sustainable, and circular. 10 critical findings re actions..
Online - Healing the Earth: Reconciling Mission
What contributions can Christians and churches make to addressing the global environmental crisis, and what it might mean for us to play a part in healing the earth, instead of exploiting it?
Alastair McKay (facilitating), Executive Director, Reconciliation Initiatives, Ali Angus, Leader of Eco Church, St Leonard’s Streatham, Alex Hilton, Head of Sustainability, HM Revenue & Customs, and Rachel Mash, Environmental Coordinator, Anglican Church of Southern Africa.
Online - Loving Our Future Neighbour: Earth-Keeping as Christian Witness
How wide and deep is our mission in the world? And what responsibility do we bear as a holistic witness to our descendants?
Typically, ‘mission’ means joining in God’s plans for human flourishing, calling all to align with the just and loving reign of Jesus over all things. And yet we’re now recognising that Christ’s sovereignty is over the whole cosmos, concerned with the shalom of all creatures as a testimony to God’s caring rule.
In this year’s John Stott London Lecture, drawing directly on Stott’s writings on creation care and her own ongoing research on human-environment interactions in Asia, Dr Laura Yoder will show that creation care is a vital part of Christian life and witness, holding an integral place in our everyday discipleship.