Green Cross chief executive Adam Koniuszewski was the guest on Switzerland’s RTS news to discuss the newly-announced commitment by the United States to reduce emissions in the energy sector by 32% by 2030, increasing the market share of renewable energy while reducing dependence on coal. Koniuszewski was interviewed by RTS anchor Darius Rochebin in the […]
The fourth Petra Nobel Laureates Conference was held in the ancient city of Petra on May 15 and 16, 2008. Under the title “Building a Better World”, the conference convenes international figures and Nobel Laureates from around the world to discuss and propose solutions to global crises. The annual meeting is sponsored by King Abdullah II Fund for Development and the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity with the aim of promoting international understanding and peace between nations in the Middle East. International figures and key thinkers reflected on a list of related global crises beleived to affect the stability in the Middle East, notably the situation of the energy sector, climate change and water access. This year, Green Cross International contributed to the discussions on renewable energy and water access, proposing long-term strategies to foster sustainable energy utilization worldwide.
It was a lively afternoon in Paris on 24 February as Green Cross brought both proponents and opponents of nuclear power in France together for a constructive dialogue between all parties on the issue. The conference, “Four years after the Fukushima catastrophe: lessons learned”, was addressed by former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan. Kan led […]