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Getting moving on climate protection – sustainable transport strategies

How can we make transport more climate-friendly in the face of increasing mobility? This is the question tackled in the current issue of eco@work, which is published today. more

Getting moving on climate protection – sustainable transport strategies
 
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A fundamental change to a 'green' model for industry and the economy is urgently needed

Öko-Institut: Annual International Conference on Sustainable Industrial Policy for Europe begins today / An appeal to Brussels more

A fundamental change to a 'green' model for industry and the economy is urgently needed
 
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The Green Economy: Looking to the Future

Sustainability: The Cure for the Crises / New issue of eco@work online now more

The Green Economy: Looking to the Future
 
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Öko-Institut 2008/2009 Annual Report out now! Roundup of projects, milestones and products

The Öko-Institut’s latest annual report is hot off the press: on 24 pages, it showcases research projects in 2008 and 2009 and explores the institute’s current priorities. more

Öko-Institut 2008/2009 Annual Report out now! Roundup of projects, milestones and products
 
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Green Transformation towards a Sustainable Industrial Policy for Europe

Das Öko-Institut lädt am 5. November 2009 zur internationalen Jahrestagung nach Brüssel ein / Den Eröffnungsvortrag hält der Vizepräsident der Europäischen Kommission Günter Verheugen Die weltweite Finanz- und Wirtschaftskrise zusammen mit den enormen Herausforderungen des drohenden Klimawandels, der Verknappung natürlicher Ressourcen sowie der Bedrohung der biologischen Vielfalt erfordern einen grundlegenden Wandel unseres Wirtschaftens. Weiter so wie bisher hat keine Zukunft mehr. Deshalb ist auch eine Neuausrichtung der europäischen Industriepolitik notwendig, um eine „dritte industrielle Revolution“ zu ermöglichen und die Chancen in der doppelten Krise deutlich zu machen. more

Green Transformation towards a Sustainable Industrial Policy for Europe
 
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Green Transformation towards a Sustainable Industrial Policy for Europe

The Öko-Institut extends a welcome to its Annual International Conference on 5 November 2009 in Brussels / Opening speech to be held by Günter Verheugen - Vice-President of the EU Commission in charge of Enterprise and Industry more

Green Transformation towards a Sustainable Industrial Policy for Europe
 
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What is the role of Corporate Social Responsibility in European policy? Öko-Institut organized conference for 35 young academics / Ideas developed together

Over the years the European Union has committed itself to a number of core strategies aimed at actively shaping the future of Europe. more

What is the role of Corporate Social Responsibility in European policy? Öko-Institut organized conference for 35 young academics / Ideas developed together
 
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Out now: "Corporate Social Responsibility in Europe: Rhetoric and Realities"

The acid test of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is simply this: does CSR lead to positive impacts on society and the environment or is it just rhetoric? more

Out now: "Corporate Social Responsibility in Europe: Rhetoric and Realities"