News about ENTWINED

  • 2014-02-03
    Release of the State of Sustainability Initiatives Review 2014
    On January 31st the highly anticipated State of Sustainability Initiatives Review 2014 was released at Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. The review has been partly sponsored by the Entwined program and Entwined researcher Jason Pott is the lead author of the review.

  • 2013-11-06
    Eco labelling hot topic on the radio
    The Swedish radio show Klotet aired a longer session where areas from the coming report State of Sustainability Initiative were disussed. The full report will be released on december 6th.

  • 2013-11-04
    Swedish Radio picks up on eco labelling report
    The new Entwined report on eco-labelling has gained a lot of media attention. Program manager Mark Sanctuary is interviewed by SR Klotet.

  • 2013-11-04
    Large companies behind record development of eco labelling
    The number of goods produced and sold under some form of environmental labelling has increased sharply in recent years, this according to a coming report from Entwined researchers. Behind the rapid development are some of the world's largest private consumer goods companies.

  • 2013-10-24
    New Issue Brief: Green Industrial Policy and the World Trading System
    A new Issue Brief has just been completed and this time ENTWINED researcher Aaron Coseby aims to highlight some of the key lessons for policy makers considering adopting green industrial policies.

  • 2013-09-25
    Bringing Energy Subsidies to the WTO - An IISD workshop
    It has long been said that, if the Doha Round is centered on agriculture, the next round will centre on energy.  Within this complex set of issues, international attention both inside and outside the WTO is already beginning to focus on public support to energy, including the recent cases disputing ...

  • 2013-09-18
    ENTWINED in Miljö & Utveckling
    ENTWINED’s program manager Mark Sanctuary has been interviewed in the Swedish magazine Miljö & Utveckling, with regards to ecolabeling and their actual environmental effects.

  • 2013-05-23
    How electricity prices influence imports of intermediate production inputs at the firm and sector levels?
    A new Issue Brief by Mark Sanctuary and Shon Ferguson has been released, aimed at helping policymakers identify the role of international trade in situations where electricity supply is undergoing a major transformation and higher electricity prices are a possible outcome.

  • 2013-04-29
    Locally produced food not the best climate choice
    A grocery bag with locally produced food only emits slightly less greenhouse gas than the average Swedish grocery bag. What consumers choose to fill their grocery bags with is far more important than where the groceries are from, this according to a new study by ENTWINED and IVL Swedish Environmenta...

  • 2013-04-10
    The 2012 Annual Report out now
    The 2012 Annual Report summarizes the programs accomplishment and activities through 2012. This was the programme’s penultimate year and the 6th productive year of operation.