Archive for 'Oxfam'

Humankind Index for Scotland measures prosperity beyond GDP »

Results from Oxfam's Humankind Index for Scotland project - aiming to assess Scotland’s prosperity through a multi-dimensional measure of prosperity - reveal that local measures are more important to people than the economy.

Food publications round-up: global food, food issues census, food security, school food »

The SDRN highlights new research publications in sustainable development, with a focus on food: Oxfam on the global food system; the 2011 food issues census; food security, nutrition and sustainability; school meal procurement.

A more sustainable future for fashion »

Fashion is often blamed for the ethical and environmental impacts of our throwaway clothes culture and obsession with the latest trends. Yet this year’s London Fashion Week celebrated how our love for clothes could be making a positive difference to the future of the planet and its people.