Zevin’s Q4 2018 Impact Update

“Ethical Markets salutes the continuing leadership of Robert Zevin and his pioneering of SRI/ESG responsible investing and shareholder engagement on social and environmental issues, locally and globally. Read their latest Impact Update. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   I’m happy to present an overview of our shareholder advocacy and engagement for the …

7 Charts That Show the World Is Actually Getting Better

“While I wrote a glowing review of Hans Rosling’s work in his posthumously published book “FACTFULLNESS“ (2018), we at Ethical Markets  believe that the Chart on money-denominated GDP metric is destructive of social , environmental and other longer-term values, as well as the Earth’s climate. We use the United Nation’s …

42% of coal capacity is unprofitable finds our global analysis; see the report and interactive portal, plus analyst notes, news of the month and more.

“More excellent research from Carbon Tracker helping to avoid mis-investment decisions! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Powering Down Coal: New global coal analysis and interactive portal Our latest report Powering Down Coal finds that it’s currently cheaper to build entirely new renewable capacity than continue running 36% of coal plants. The analysis …

Waste Removal for Tank Closure Project Underway at Savannah River Site; Hanford Team Successfully Installs Tank Farm Barriers; and much more!

“Ethical Markets has been tracking on our annual Green Transition Scoreboard® reports (free downloads at www.ethicalmarkets.com), not only progress in shifting finance from 19th and 20th century fossilized and nuclear energy to cleaner, knowledge-richer, green economies worldwide, but also the multi billions of horrendous social and environmental costs and waste, …

VERGE Weekly: From breakdown to breakthrough

“We recommend you enjoy this lively, fact-filled report from our friends at GREENBIZ. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ By Shana Rappaport, Vice President & Executive Director, VERGE Like many of you, I’ve freshly returned from holiday travels and am only just beginning to get my head wrapped around what the new year has …

World Economic Forum: 2018 in charts; a GIFT for finance; win the 4IR

Grüezi mitenand und en guete Rutsch! ? Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s weekly newsletter, delivered to over 235,000 subscribers. Most shared Building a city from scratch for the financial sector. India plans a GIFT. Where to work if you don’t earn much: minimum wages worldwide.   On the Agenda …

More on The Green New Deal!

“Ethical Markets posted a link to this Green New Deal proposal back in 2018, fully endorsing this visionary initiative. We have researched the positive scenarios of shifting away from the fossilized Industrial Era since 2009 in our annual Green Transition Scoreboard® Reports covering private investments (now at a cumulative $9.3 …

Good News from the Schumacher Center!

“Ethical Markets and Library welcomes all the new initiatives at our partner, Schumacher Center and Library! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“     Enclosed is Greg Watson’s wonderful drawing of the “big room” upstairs at the Schumacher Center’s Library. Strolling through, Bob Swann is smiling to see all the eager young researchers …

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting For our last newsletter of 2018, we have chosen to highlight two important reviews of corporate sustainability reporting as well as reports calling for the unlocking of an “ambition loop” between business and government towards decarbonization and the stepping up of …

IIRC Newsletter

Save the date!  The International Integrated Reporting Council’s Official 2019 Conference will take place on 16-17 May 2019 in London, UK. More details to follow…   The IIRC team looks back at the defining moments of 2018 – and shares insights into what 2019 holds 2018 was the year when …