We are all in this together

One of the insights coming out of the pandemic is a realisation that however smart we might think we are, we are vulnerable as a species. Our  apparent cleverness so far has allowed us the hubris to assume that we are better adapted than other creatures on Earth....

Building back sustainably

The pursuit of growth and profit at all costs has been put on pause and reset. As we come out of the pandemic, a path with more caring and respect for people and our environment is becoming core to business strategy, as well as government policy around the world. The...

A time to pause, reflect and reset

The global pandemic and subsequent lockdown has given everyone pause to rethink some basic priorities. The hectic pace of business and trade slowed to a crawl and allowed a space for caring, compassion and co-operation. A small contribution I developed for a business...

Green economy 2019 wrap-up

by Hugh Tyrrell Two major shifts occurred during 2019, one on a national level, the other international. Our new national environmental minister quickly showed she has what it takes to get things moving. Barbara Creecy, in her short tenure so far, has stopped a coal...