“How Can We Market Peace? “by Philip Kotler, Marketing Journal

 “Ethical Markets recommends this article by marketing‘s elder statesman Philip Kotler.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” How Can We Market Peace? Philip Kotler At a dinner in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, in October 2010, the young son of a prominent Saudi Arabian family took me aside and posed a question.  “Dr. Kotler, you …

Financing the 2030 Agenda 

On 18 September 2017 high-level representatives of the UN system, governments and the private sector discussed concrete ways in which they will support the financing of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This groundbreaking event was convened by the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, and the meeting was a spirited affair where …

[CDB-L] The Next 25 Years of Finance & Business [GreenMoney – S/O 17 issue]

For Community Development Bankers – Here is the second of *GreenMoney’s 25th Anniversary Issues* (Sept/Oct 17) on “The Next 25 Years of Sustainable Responsible Impact Investing and Business.” This special issue features a variety of financial and business leaders including *Mary Barra*, CEO of General Motors Co; *Joe Keefe*, CEO …

Scalability: Upshifting from Micro- to Macro-Level Sustainability

NEW METRICS Scalability: Upshifting from Micro- to Macro-Level Sustainability In a textbook demonstration of unfortunate asymmetry, sustainability problems typically develop incrementally, accreting undetected in the background. Sustainability solutions, on the other hand, generally afford us such luxury: When sustainability thresholds loom near, solutions require an exponential pace and scale totally …

The best bits from our circular economy hub

The highlights from our circular economy hub From Kenya’s plastic bag ban, which recently came into force, to self-healing materials and airline food waste, we’ve covered a huge range of topics on our circular economy hub. Read some of our favourites below.       Top stories Dutch project making …

SDG Update – 4 September 2017

GUEST ARTICLES A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Visualising the SDG Challenges Hans Mommaas, Director-General, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency Over the last few decades, people have become increasingly aware of the global and systemic nature of many of our environmental problems today. This is recognized in the 2030 …

TBLI 20th Anniversary-Meet the ESG and Impact Investing Thought Leaders 

Where to meet ESG & Impact Investors? Register for TBLI CONFERENCE-CELEBRATING 20 Years TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC 20th Anniversary Celebration Sept. 28-29, 2017 Nasdaq, Stockholm   23 Days to Go. Register Now!   New Confirmed Speakers Matthew Smith Head of Sustainable Investments – Storebrand   Viola Lutz Head Investor Relations- Institutional Shareholder Services …