Future Earth 2017: The year in news and blogs

A participant at the 7th International Conference on Sustainability Science (ICSS) this August jots down notes during a discussion session. Photo: Hideyuki Mohri
Revisit some of our favorite stories and announcements to appear on the Future Earth website over the last 12 months.

We’ve collected some of our favorite stories to appear on the Future Earth website in 2017 – an eventful year that saw, among other developments, a record-breaking hurricane season in the Caribbean and the release of new roadmaps for slowing climate change. Scroll through this timeline to learn about new scientific discoveries, findings on the state of the planet, landmark moments in sustainability policy and more.

Join us in 2018 as we continue to work alongside a global community of researchers and innovators to accelerate transformations to a sustainable world.