BEI Talks: The Four Day Working Week with Dr Pedro Gomes

BEI Talks: The Four Day Working Week with Dr Pedro Gomes

What would a four-day working week mean for you, for employers and for society? Dr Pedro Gomes is an academic economist at Birkbeck, University of London and is passionate about the four-day working week. In conversation with Dr Pamela Yeow, Assistant Dean for...
This Earth Day ‘Dare to be Great’ with Polly Higgins

This Earth Day ‘Dare to be Great’ with Polly Higgins

World-renowned barrister Polly Higgins proposed to the United Nations that Ecocide be made a crime. This Earth Day, two years on from her death in April 2019, there’s still time to realise the future she imagined for the Earth. In her inspiring book Dare To Be...
DARE TO BE GREAT at Stroud Book Festival

DARE TO BE GREAT at Stroud Book Festival

“I know it may not yet look like it, but we are sowing the seeds of greatness for countless generations to come. That is the Great Work of our times. Yours and mine.” So writes Polly Higgins, celebrated Earth lawyer and luminary in the environmental...
Why World Menopause Day 2020 Matters

Why World Menopause Day 2020 Matters

It’s time to make the menopause conversation global At last, menopause is being talked about as more than ‘something to be got through’. But as we start to have more menopause conversations, we need to listen to more and different voices from those already being...