Announcing: Sustainable Economics for the 21st Century Free Teleseminar Series starts Aug. 5th! Register here

Sustainable Economics for the 21st Century A FREE Five Part Teleseminar Co-Hosts: Alanna Hartzok and Wendell Fitzgerald Consciousness in its fulfilled, developed state will bring the ‘dismal science’ of economics to an evolved and higher level – to the status of Enlightened Economics. – Ron Robins The five 90-minute teleseminars …

General Assembly President Calls on States to Implement Rio + 20 Outcome Document

New York, Jul 27 2012  3:05PM The President of the General Assembly, Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, today called on countries to focus on implementing the outcome document from the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, last month. “We have defined the future we …

Great news on chemical reform; work still to do

Great news! This week the U.S. Senate achieved a landmark decision when the Environment and Public Works (EPW) committee passed the Safe Chemicals Act, which provides environmental health protections from toxic chemicals. This is the first time that there has been a vote on modernizing the nation’s toxic chemical laws …

Ozone loss and climate change are now “intimately” connected

Ethical Markets’ colleagues at the  scientific group HELIO report new discovery. – Hazel Henderson, editor  Published on Thursday, July 26, 2012 by Common Dreams Increase in Extreme Storms Causing ‘Rapid Ozone Destruction’ Injection of water vapor makes ozone layer sensitive to global warming — and geoengineering – Common Dreams staff …

New BSR Conference 2012 Plenary Speakers

The BSR Conference 2012 will feature a powerful lineup of plenary speakers, including Marks and Spencer Chief Executive Marc Bolland and former Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste President José Ramos-Horta. The plenary program will also feature I3 speakers Global Institute for Tomorrow (GIFT) CEO Chandran Nair, and international photographer Platon. I3 …