Felix Christoforou

How can the infrastructure industry help create resilient, regenerative communities and regions ?

 A guest blog by Melissa Zanocco OBE, industry transformation expert and CEO of Infrastructure Client Group. I believe that we need to create the future we want rather than being recipients of the future we get. To ensure a sustainable future for humankind and the planet, I see the future as a combination of outcome-focused, place-based decision-making...

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Peter Anderson
Donna Stimson, Building Bridges Hub - OnePlanet Ambassador

OnePlanet Ambassadors – Introducing Donna Stimson

I have recently had the honour of being appointed a OnePlanet Ambassador!  To say I am delighted is an understatement.  I will be working alongside Nicola Peel, the extraordinary environmentalist, solutionist and speaker, spent twenty years working in the Ecuadorian Amazon and created Rainforest Saver. Coincidentally, our charitable enterprises are taking us both to Anthropy...

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Ben Gill
Greenwich Autumn

What are the impacts of an ‘unseasonably’ warm Autumn?

As we all basked in September and early October’s ‘unseasonably’ warm weather, a term that no longer holds any meaning, I began to wonder what are the impacts of a warm Autumn. We are all mostly familiar with the problems of an early spring; trees and plants starting to grow and blossoming early before a late...

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Niamh James
OnePlanet.com - drought

Connect the dots to build resilience – Part 2: Water

By Ben Gill In this second part of our ‘connecting the dots’ blog series, we explore why water shortages are something we should be preparing for. After one of the warmest European winters on record, coming on the back of the driest summer for 300 years, the switch to the El Nino weather system is...

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Niamh James
Floods - OnePlanet.com

Connect the dots to build resilience – Part 1

By Pooran Desai  In this short series of blogs, we will explore how ‘connecting the dots’ is core to building health and resilience at all levels.    Climate change, adaptation and resilience Climate change is accelerating. It is urgent for resilience to lie at the heart of our strategies. This will help us survive and...

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