Did they really say that?

Thursday, 21 August 2014 by Anna Simpson
Tags: #theBIGshift, Behaviour change, Innovation, Sustainable business

A look back at some of the political promises reported by Green Futures over the past 18 years.

SMEs are making strides toward sustainable sourcing

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 by Duncan Jefferies
Tags: #theBIGshift, Climate change, Consumption, Food, Sustainable business, Sustainable business models, Value chains

An increasing number smaller businesses are following in the footsteps of multinationals like Unilever by adopting sustainable sourcing strategies.

Interactive bugs put the spotlight on e-waste

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 by tess riley
Tags: Behaviour change, Communications , Sustainable business, Sustainable business models, Waste

Robot butterflies built from discarded smartphone components are on display at the 02 arena, as part of 02's campaign to raise awareness about e-waste.

Hilton, Marriott line up for TripAdvisor’s GreenLeaders scheme

Monday, 04 August 2014 by Heather Connon
Tags: Consumer engagement, Innovation, Sustainable business, Tourism

More than 80% of travellers want their hotels to have environmentally-friendly practices, according to TripAdvisor, which is expanding a scheme to help them make greener choices.

Prototyping the future

Monday, 28 July 2014 by James Goodman
Tags: #theBIGshift, Behaviour change, Brands, Innovation, Sustainable business

James Goodman discusses where the practice of futures is heading next.

The future is curation, says Sally Uren

Wednesday, 23 July 2014 by Sally Uren
Tags: Communications , Creative industries, Innovation

We now have an unprecedented capacity to bring people together and enable them to act – but we need skilled curators to help them see the big picture, says the CEO of Forum for the Future.

Businesses must lobby for long-term thinking, says Ian Cheshire

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 by Ian Cheshire
Tags: #theBIGshift, Brands, Consumer engagement, Consumption, Innovation, Retail, Sustainable business, Sustainable business models

We aren’t only piling up sandbags, we are piling up costs – says Kingfisher’s Group Chief Executive.

Jonathon Porritt: “I first dreamed up the idea of Green Futures almost exactly 20 years ago…”

Monday, 21 July 2014 by Jonathon Porritt
Tags: Communications , Creative industries, Innovation

At the heart of Green Futures has been a constant desire to celebrate innovation, says the magazine’s founder, Jonathon Porritt, looking back on the journey so far.

How we’ll transform more stories into action

Thursday, 17 July 2014 by Anna Simpson
Tags: #theBIGshift, Communications , Creative industries, Innovation

Anna Simpson, Editor of Green Futures, explains why we are seizing a new opportunity to connect future shapers across the world with crucial information about change.

BAFTA targets film and TV carbon emissions

Friday, 27 June 2014 by Anna Rice
Tags: #theBIGshift, Carbon, Consumption, Creative industries, Innovation, Sustainable business

A new partnership with Greenstone should make it easier for film and TV producers to calculate their impact.

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