Newsletter April 2021

Future Policy Award Chemikalien Jury

Press Release: World experts on Hazardous Chemicals form Jury of Future Policy Award 2021

On today’s World Consumers Day, the World Future Council announces the names of experts forming the jury of the Future Policy Award 2021.

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Press Release: Forward Thinker Webinar Series launches

World Future Council to share its expertise in 2021 webinar series to address ecosystem loss, the food crisis, the rights of children and youth, and other urgent challenges.

International Criminal Court continues series of judgments condemning crimes against child soldiers

With its judgment on 4 February 2021 against Dominic Ongwen, the International Criminal Court (ICC), based in The Hague, Netherlands, adds its third trial judgment to a series of findings that condemn crimes against children.

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Newsletter February 2021

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New Study: Current policy frameworks hinder expansion of renewable energies worldwide and undermine climate targets

While governments around the world spend billions of dollars to rebuild economies in times of the COVID-19 pandemic, they fail to steer investments into the urgently needed energy transition.

Press Release: Leading Renewable Players Urge Governments to Re-align Recovery Measures with Paris Agreement

With the Paris Agreement celebrating its fifth anniversary this week, all eyes are on the world’s governments to urgently scale-up climate action.

On the occasion of World Children’s Day, the Word Future Council demands: Protect children from hazardous chemicals

On the occasion of the anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on 20 November 2020, the World Future Council warns that the rights of children embedded in the Convention are still not realized everywhere and that the health of girls and boys in particular is endangered by environmental pollution, climate change and hazardous chemicals.