Occasional Blogs

Two certifications you couldn’t avoid even if you wanted to
You may have heard the name ‘ISO’, or perhaps even about the ‘NFPA’, but do you know how much of
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Not all standards are certifications – John D Rockefeller
Some of the most visible standards in the world happen to be certifications. A famous case is the International Standarisation
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Not all standards are certifications – the example of ESG
Some of the most visible standards in the world happen to be certifications. The best example is the International Standarisation
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How relevant are standards and certification nowadays?
Once upon a time, the state’s control of the rules and standards upon which we live our lives was undisputed.
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Egyptians & Uncertainty
The concept of uncertainty runs deep in the fabric of human activity. So deep that the concept can be traced
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A poem about uncertainty
! There she was; I waited life. There she went; I never dared. She was uncertainty. We doubt. Happiness, if
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Some curious secrets about oil that you may not know about
Oil is, nowadays, the dominant fuel in society. Seen at once as friend or foe by different groups. The centre
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Magdalena Oil Industry Open Air Museum in Gorlice, Poland. Image credits: Pawel (http://flic.kr/p/nkyyD1), CC BY 2.0.
How oil conquered the ancient world? — And why it matters today?
Some words about the past and the future of oil Ask Google about the discovery of oil. It will tell you
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Explaining Marrakech in football terms.
For countries and climate negotiations alike, Marrakech was like the first game after winning the world cup. You don’t want
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Shortest summary of the world’s climate talks (Paris)
The best way to understand climate negotiations is to understand the process that has made the United Nations Framework Convention
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