Economics, memory loss and climate change (Day 118)

Memory lossIf you’ve encountered the concept of organisational memory loss, you’ll know how frustrating and costly it can be.

We often use the concept in relation to process safety when we fail to learn the lessons of the past to catastrophic effect.

A few days ago I wrote a blog called No time to wait in relation to climate change.

I thought I’d return again quickly to the same topic to show how the knowledge, lessons and messages from the past can easily slip away into inaction – especially as the United Nation’s Climate Change Summit is being held tomorrow in New York.

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