“One ton of 100 per cent recycled paper saves the equivalent of 4,100 kWh of energy, 7,000 gallons of water, 60 pounds of air emissions and three cubic yards of landfill space.” (Greening Forward, 2019) Hello everyone and welcome to my blog! I am a final Business Analytics and Consultancy student at Lancaster University, and…

Ben’s Introduction

“The Worldly Hope men set their Hearts upon Turns Ashes–or it prospers; and anon, Like Snow upon the Desert’s dusty Face Lighting a little Hour or two–is gone.”– Omar Khayyám c.11th century Hi team! My name is Ben Wallace and I’m a final year Advertising & Marketing (+Study Abroad Year) student here at Lancaster University….

Unzila in Montreux 2019

Hello everyone! My name is Unzila Ali and I’m a final year Business Management student currently working towards my BSc (Hons) degree at Lancaster University. I’m so excited to be given this opportunity to attend the World Business Council for Sustainable Development meeting in Montreux. Admittedly, most of my knowledge about sustainability is taken from…

Ewa’s Introduction

Hi Everyone! I’m Ewa and I am a second-year Business Management student at Lancaster University. I originate from a rural part of Poland in a town called Drawsko. While I sometimes visit the country to see distant relatives and see how the local people have changed, I find that a lot of the country has…

Natasha’s Introduction

“Sustainability creates and maintains the conditions under which human and nature can exist in productive harmony.” – Ecosia Hello Everyone! It’s great to meet you all 🙂 My name is Natasha and I am second year Business Management (Industry) student at Lancaster University. The field of sustainability is one that has interested me for a…

Lisa’s Introduction

What kind of ancestor do you want to be?  For the past century our generation has been accused in the neglective behaviour towards environmental and  socio-cultural aspects of our lives. The issues of climate change and sensitivity of ethical dilemmas have been identified as crucial to resolve. We, as a global society,  are witnessing changes that might…

Kalina’s introduction

Hello everyone! Are you excited to hear my story? I hope you are. As to the nature of my character, my most beloved memories are from the idyllic coastline by the Black Sea in Bulgaria, from the lovely parks in my hometown and from the small village where my grandparents live in and grow all…

Christina’s Introduction

Only after the last tree has been cut down / Only after the last river has been poisoned / Only after the last fish has been caught / Then will you find that money cannot be eaten. – Cree Indian Prophecy   Hello everyone! My name is Christina and I am a 1st year PhD…

Lottie’s Introduction

Hi, I’m Lottie! I am studying Marketing in my final year at Lancaster University and am absolutely thrilled to be attending the 2019 World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) meeting in Montreux. I’ll start by telling you a little bit about me, why I decided to take this sustainability module and what I aim…

Damian’s Introduction – Montreux 2019

Hello everyone! I’m Damian, a 1st year PhD student from the School of Computing and Communications, currently working on improving the energy efficiency of computer systems both at small and large scale, attempting to reduce the indirect, yet negative impact they have on our environment. Representing Lancaster University at the World Business Council for Sustainable…