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The European Happy Planet Index: An index of carbon efficiency and well-being in the EU

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The European Happy Planet Index: An index of carbon efficiency and well-being in the EU

In an age of climate change, when it is more important than ever that we use our resources efficiently, the European Happy planet Index reveals that Europe as a whole is less carbon efficient at delivering human well-being in terms of relatively happy, long lives to its citizens than it was over 40 years ago.


By NEF,UK.


Climate Policy Resource.


Warm Words II: How the climate story is evolving and the lessons we can learn for encouraging public

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Warm Words II: How the climate story is evolving and the lessons we can learn for encouraging public action

When inflation gets really bad, it becomes “hyper-inflation.” Yet even that word seems insufficient to describe what’s happening in Zimbabwe. In May 2006, when inflation rates surpassed 1,000 percent, people quipped that the country’s smallest bill, a $500 note, was more cost effective as toilet paper, given that toilet paper was selling for $417—not per roll, but per square (NYT).


By IPPR,UK.


Climate Policy Resource.