Business calls for bold climate policies at UN Summit

“Ethical Markets welcomes all our partners’ initiatives who, as  progressive business and NGO leaders, are stepping up their investment in science-based, green investments now helping build long -term inclusive, knowledge-richer sustainable societies worldwide, as we document in our Green Transition Scoreboard reports.   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Don’t come with a speech, come with a …

The Guardian joins forces with 250 newsrooms to cover the climate crisis

The Guardian joins forces with 250 newsrooms to cover the climate crisis Yesterday, The Guardian released The Silenced, the story of government scientists whose research was muzzled by the Trump administration. Image credit: Máximo Tuja.You’ll be seeing increased coverage of the climate crisis in The Guardian this week—and across the …

Register Now: Webinar on Advancing Sustainable Investing in Japan

Global session will cover how to further accelerate sustainable investing in Japan   Monday, September 30th, at 8:00pm ET (US and Canada)/Tuesday, October 01, at 9:00am GMT+9 (Japan)   What: Earlier this month, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF) and The Investment Integration Project (TIIP) released a new report that identifies the challenges …

SDG Update – 24 September 2019

Survey SDG Update Survey How do you use the SDG Knowledge Hub – and how can we improve? Please complete our short survey by Friday. Guest articles To Boost Climate Ambition, We Must Close the “Production Gap” If world leaders don’t curb the ongoing drive to expand fossil fuel production, it …

World-Changing Women Wednesday!

From Sabotage to Support // Kami J. Anderson is the founder and executive director of Bilingual Brown Babies, a company that focuses on fostering bilingualism in Black families. In this article inspired by her 2019 book, “From Sabotage to Support: A New Vision for Feminist Solidarity in the Workplace,” Anderson says: …

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

This month, we dive into resources that help you understand the environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting landscape, analysis of short-term versus long-term needs in finance and debates over ESG disclosure rules. Read on for more… Debate over Hong Kong’s ESG disclosure    This summer, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) …

Media Release – Climate Bonds Releases Climate Resilience Principles

Media Release Climate Bonds releases new Climate Resilience Principles Framework for accelerating climate resilient investments in green bond market LONDON, 19/09/2019:12:00 BST: Today the Climate Bonds Initiative has released the Climate Resilience Principles (CRP)–a high-level guidance for governments, investors and banks to determine when projects and assets are compatible with …

**New Cornerstone Report** Sacrifice Nothing — A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this new report from Cornerstone Capital  providing a new synthesis for impact investors. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Sacrifice Nothing: A fresh look at investment performance of sustainable and impact strategies by asset class Despite decades of competitive returns, a “myth” persists that sustainable and impact investment strategies …