On April 29th, IMFG Director Enid Slack was on the “Building Sustainable Cities” panel at the Big Ideas for Sustainable Prosperity: Policy Innovation for Greening Growth Conference in Ottawa. The conference was featured on the CBC’s Ideas with Paul Kennedy on May 27th.
GREEN GROWTH: CAN PROFITS HELP THE PLANET?
It’s widely acknowledged that unfettered economic growth is impossible. Yet our reliance on fossil fuels and a growth-based economy seem intractable. So is the notion of “green growth” the answer? Is there a way to capitalize on capitalist motives and practices and live sustainably? To listen to the podcast of the show that aired on May 27th please visit: http://www.cbc.ca/ideas/
To view the webcast of the conference: <click here>.