Are the SDGs the best development framework for Africa?

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There is a need to adopt radical post-development practices, which will serve as an alternative approach to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for Africa. These approaches should serve the interests of indigenous people and global south countries, whose needs are often not considered in the SDG discourse.

A recap of COP28

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As humanity is slowly coming to terms with the effects of climate change, innovative solutions are being sought to mitigate the damage done.

The big missed-steak of beef farming: cows and climate change

No, I am not a vegan.  But conversations need to be had about the possible effects that beef farming has on climate change. This article will focus on the unreported world of beef farming and what we can do today to make it more sustainable. It will also talk about how to manage this crisis […]

Triumphs down under: Success stories in protecting endangered species in Australasia

Introduction: Australasia, a region encompassing Australia, New Zealand, and neighboring islands, is home to a rich tapestry of unique and often endemic biodiversity. However, this ecological treasure trove faces numerous threats, with many species teetering on extinction. Despite these challenges, dedicated conservation efforts have yielded remarkable success stories in safeguarding endangered species. We will explore […]

Reimagining education for sustainable development in a digital age

Sustainable development has emerged as a beacon of hope in an era where the delicate balance between environmental preservation, social progress, and economic growth is constantly scrutinized. At its core, sustainable development seeks to harmonize people’s present needs without compromising future generations’ ability to meet their own needs. This holistic approach is guided by interconnected […]

The butterfly effect of the Dalai Lama

How much do our personal opinions affect our professional lives? On February 28, 2023, the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, His Holiness the 14 th Dalai Lama, wasrecorded kissing a young boy on the lips at a Buddhist event. After kissing the child, he was then shownto have asked the boy to “suck my tongue”, […]