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Six Capitals: Part 2

In Part 1 of this article, I looked at how the environment and sustainability is a brilliant proxy indicator for overall quality of a company’s management. I reiterated how accounting across the six capitals reverses the source...

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Six Capitals: Part 1

Company Reports: The surprising reason why firms must account for the six capitals: PART 1 We’ve just had that season again – no, I don’t mean for giving presents, but for presenting company reports. Eye-glazing for most of...

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Let’s imagine.

Let’s imagine a society based on human flourishing and respect for the natural world. When you look around what do you see? What is it that keeps society ticking over; same old, same old, until – all of a sudden – something...

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Earth’s ecosystems will change faster in the next 100 years than they have since a comet or meteorite impact exterminated the dinosaurs. This change will be catastrophic for many species of plant and animal, possibly even...

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Flights of Fancy

Is it better for the environment to fly from Wellington to Nelson than take the ferry and a bus? Some claim the former but is this simply a flight of fancy? The issue of carbon footprints came up when a friend of mine was out at...

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Zero Tillage

When asked what the linkage is between food security and climate change, most people don’t have a ready answer. Some see climate change as threatening how well food plants will grow in future, but they don’t see many other...

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