As COP26 approaches, England’s IOP Publishing is opening three new journals in its ‘Environmental Research’ series.
The agreement between these international organizations calls for discussions, opening at Frankfurter Buchmesse and leading up to COP26.
The new showcase of books on the climate crisis has the participation of dozens of publishers, echoing a COP26 goal: working together.
The signing of the Climate Pledge this summer by Amsterdam-based Elsevier sets it on course to ‘achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2040.’
In the run-up to COP26, the Springer Nature Group creates a Climate Action Officer position as it works with the SDG Publishers Compact.
The 10-year Earthshot Prize for climate-crisis response efforts will see its companion book published in September in the United Kingdom.
Hachette Book Group releases an environmental progress report, which found that paper accounts for 95% of the publisher’s carbon footprint.
With internal staffing issues and the external pressure of the pandemic, the Hay Festival plans a second online iteration.