Major UN report with Coordinating Lead Author Dimitri Zenghelis calls for credible leadership to boost innovation and sustainability

The report, produced by 250 scientists and experts from over 70 countries and with the Bennett Institute’s Dimitri Zenghelis, who is also a Visiting Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute, as Coordinating Lead Author, found that guided innovation offers the key route to pre-empt many environmental problems. Technological, institutional and social innovation also stimulates development.

The sixth Global Environmental Outlook is the most authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the critical challenges facing society and the environment. It describes how the planet is in crisis and why current paths of economic development will lead to hardship for billions of people and potential irreversible catastrophic risks.