Tracks efforts in many countries to correct national money-based accounts and scorecards of progress, e.g., GDP. Covers new scorecards beyond money and economics which use systems approaches to quality of life measure by multiple metrics from many sciences and disciplines. These indicators add tracking health, education, poverty gaps and environment.
GreenBuzz: The new $13 trillion business opportunity, from Abt to VF “ More good news for green prosperity, confirmed by our Green Transition Scoreboard® update, live here on April 22nd !,Hazel Henderson, Editor” We Mean Business: The Paris Accord is a $13 trillion opportunity Seeing an economic uptick ahead, 100 companies from Autodesk [...]
Earth Day, April 22, 2016 High-level Signature Ceremony for the Paris Agreement (Opening/Signing) - Opening. - 10:00am to 1:00pm approx: Signing ceremony. Tackling Climate Change
GRI and the International Organisation of Employers partner to advance private sector action on sustainable development 18 April 2016, Amsterdam and Geneva. International sustainability standard-setter GRI and the International Organisation of Employers (IOE), the world’s largest private sector network, have announced a partnership [...]
What might the happiest person in the UK look like? We monitor 41 headline measures of Well-being in the UK. Happiness is one of them. Explore five characteristics associated with happiness in the UK in our SlideShare.
Low Carbon Buildings Technical Working Group Reconvenes; New experts on board; TWG to address global advances in sustainable building standards, energy & emissions performance
Low Carbon Buildings Technical Working Group Reconvenes; New experts on board; TWG to address global advances in sustainable building standards, energy & emissions performance Technical Working Group to analyse international developments in sustainable building to drive evolution of sector based investor-screening tool. What’s [...]
World leaders came to a historic agreement in Paris to address climate change, but the debate continues over what policies and solutions are needed to curb climate-warming emissions. A carbon tax is one approach being discussed as an economically efficient and market-friendly solution. We invite you to join U.S. Senator Brian Schatz of Hawai’i [...]
State Carbon Tax Initiatives: April 14th, 12 - 1 PM ET As part of our ongoing series of carbon tax webinars, we turn next to the laboratories of democracy — the states. While the federal government continues to dither, state legislatures from coast to coast are looking to take more aggressive actions to address climate change. And in a few [...]
Spring update from the WFC “Ethical Markets fully supports all the innovative policies proposed by the World Future Council and we are proud that its Founder Jakob von Uexkull is a member of our global Advisory Board, Hazel Henderson, Editor “ World Future Forum 2016 in Hamburg WFC Councillors and staff at the World Future Forum 2016.More [...]
Ceres’ Response to the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures Scoping Report Investors focus on carbon asset risks, engagements with securities regulators, and the effects of climate risk on financial stability Ceres president Mindy Lubber praised the members of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) on the [...]
Phase 1 report of the task force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures "Ethical Markets welcomes this Financial Task Force Report. Please read it carefully! Hazel Henderson, Editor" Please download the full report and read carefully.