lft-arrow

Sunday March 1st 2015

40 years of foresight, insight and integrity

rght-arrow

Subscribe

Get news updates
via email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

‘Beyond GDP’

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.

Relates to: Transforming Finance, GTS, Wealth of Networks, EM TV Series, EM-Globescan surveys, Reports You Need

UN Assembly President says post-2015 agenda will need partnership across full spectrum of stakeholders

16 January 2015 – Today, during an interactive dialogue with representatives from civil society, Sam Kutesa, President of the General Assembly, urged the participants to harness resources for an inclusive, transformative post-2015 sustainable development agenda. “Together, we must go beyond business as usual,” he said, calling for a [...]

Latest Inquiry Report – Pathways to Scale

Ethical Markets , as a participant in this important Inquiry, fully endorses these latest findings.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor   We thought that you would be interested to see the UNEP Inquiry's latest report, Pathways to Scale, which is to be released in Davos this coming week. The report is attached, and can also be downloaded from [...]

Quality of Life Indicators in Context – January 2015

USA Update: January 2015 By Hazel Henderson Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 252,000 in December, and the healthy 321,000 first reported in November was revised upward to 353,000. The 243,000 jobs in October was revised upward again to 261,000, with September’s 256,000 revised upward to 271,000. The unemployment rate fell to 5.6%, [...]

The World Is Not Falling Apart Never mind the headlines. We’ve never lived in such peaceful times.

The World Is Not Falling Apart  Never mind the headlines. We’ve never lived in such peaceful times.

A statistical view on trendlines not headlines : an antidote to political fear-mongering and our “ if it bleeds it leads “ mass media ! Hazel Henderson, Editor The World Is Not Falling Apart Never mind the headlines. We’ve never lived in such peaceful times. By Steven Pinker and Andrew Mack , Slate.com Dec. 22 2014 11:18 [...]

SSI-2014 launched today

SSI-2014 launched today

Dear colleagues, Today the new edition of the Sustainable Society Index, SSI-2014, has been launched. It presents the actual level of sustainability world-wide as well as the developments over time since the first edition of the SSI in 2006. The SSI covers 151 countries, comprising 99% of the world population. The results show that the level [...]

Changing the Way Non-Financial Performance Is Measured, and Thus Managed, in Pursuit of Future-Fit Businesses

Think of a company, any company. Got one? OK. Now ask yourself this: Is the company truly sustainable, in everything it does and sells? If not, then how must the company change before it is? If you’re struggling to answer these questions, you’re not alone: It’s hard to assess real progress if the destination is unclear. And until now [...]

Yearbook 2014 – From powerful concept to tangible benefits

<IR> Yearbook 2014 – From powerful concept to tangible benefits

IIRC Newsletter One year on from the Framework launch <IR> Yearbook 2014   From powerful concept to tangible benefits Research, business testimony, regulatory support and investor insights all indicate that Integrated Reporting is becoming [...]

Japan now at a crossroads

Japan faces a snap election on Dec. 14 with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s “Abenomics” on trial. From the conventional economics perspective of growth measured in gross domestic product, we are told that Japan is “stagnating” with excessive debt. Economists dispense their usual bromides: “open up the economy”; “join the [...]

Japan At The Crossroads

Japan At The Crossroads

Japan At The Crossroads Japan faces a snap election on December 14th with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's "Abenomics" on trial. From the conventional economics perspective of GDP-measured growth, we are told that Japan is "stagnating" with excessive debt. Economists dispense their usual bromides: "open up the economy"; "join the [...]

Quality of Life Indicators in Context – December 2014

USA Update: December 2014 Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by a healthy 321,000 in November. The 214,000 jobs in October was revised upward to 243,000, with September’s 256,000 revised upward to 271,000. The unemployment rate stayed at 5.8%. All these welcome upward revisions auger a quickening recovery and a rise in wages, with average [...]

 Page 2 of 25 « 1  2  3  4  5 » ...  Last » 
Copyrightt © 2015 EthicalMarkets.com | Supporting the emergence of a sustainable, green, ethical and a just economy worldwide