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Sink or swim: how to save the world’s water
14 November 2022
Water is imperative to survival but is under threat. Standards are vital to preserving, rehabilitating and managing water resources. Here’s why.
Progress for planet and people: powered by standards
14 October 2022
This World Standards Day it’s time to build a better, fairer, more inclusive and sustainable world.
Towards a circular economy
2 August 2022
Catherine Chevauché is leading the charge on the circular economy. Here, she explains the scale of the challenge and how we can rise to it.
Climate policy expert has reasons to be hopeful
20 July 2022
ISO is on the right path to achieving its climate goals, says Sheila Leggett.
Defining net zero
3 June 2022
ISO to provide international platform for developing world’s first consensus-based net-zero guiding principles and the benchmark for the climate agenda.
Our fight for a living planet
18 May 2022
ISO is harmonizing the world’s many metrics, indicators and standards for biodiversity, to give life on Earth a boost.
Space: the debris frontier
12 April 2022
To mark the International Day of Human Space Flight, we celebrate the significance of mankind’s space era, reflect on the potential risks and how standards can help mitigate them.
Health | Sustainability
Building a healthier future for tomorrow
7 April 2022
With #WorldHealthDay today, let’s recognize that for us to be healthy people, we need a healthy planet.
Climate collaboration in a changing world
18 January 2022
Using standards to bridge the climate truth divide.
Debunking the climate change data myth
1 December 2021
How standards can help catch climate change cheats.
Making climate action a reality
15 November 2021
How ISO standards can help COP26 attendees achieve their commitments.
Sustainability | Innovation
How do we build sustainable cities of the future?
11 November 2021
Our cities produce most of the world’s carbon emissions. What can we do to reduce their impact on the climate and how can International Standards help?
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