Fact Sheets

Food Reserves In Practice

Growing government interest and support for food reserves has been evident in various international forums of late. At the same time, policymakers have been slow to act, reluctant to move away from twenty or more years of economic orthodoxy that has insisted supply shocks are best resolved through international trade alone.

Minnesota Green Chemistry Forum Fact Sheet

The Minnesota Green Chemistry Forum is committed to fostering a common understanding among businesses, government, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and academia to advance green chemistry practice and policy in Minnesota and nationally.

The New Climate Debt: Carbon Trading Wrapped in a Green Bond Proposal

At the May 31–June 11 Bonn negotiations on climate change, International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) members will be trying to sell their new proposal on “green sectoral bonds.”1 Like a conventional bond, the “green sectoral bond” is a debt instrument issued for a specific purpose, in this case for investments to meet bond-stipulat