5 December 2012: Brussels, Belgium
In collaboration with the Club of Rome EU Chapter (CoR-EU) Brussels, the European Parliament is hosting a book launch on 5th December, 2012. The new book, Bankrupting Nature, Denying Our Planetary Boundaries, argues that only a radically changed economic system can provide affordable, equitable and sustainable growth. Read more...
In their book Anders Wijkman and Johan Rockström use the concept of Planetary Boundaries to explain the biosphere’s limits regarding sustained conventional growth. Solutions are also offered to the problem, including alternative business models.
The event is to be co-hosted by: Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP (Finland, EPP), Chris Davies MEP (UK, ALDE), Jo Leinen MEP (Germany, S&D), Isabella Lövin MEP (Sweden, Greens/EFA), Struan Stevenson (UK, ECR).
For more information, please visit the event leaflet