SDSN October 2017 Highlights

      Call for inputs to the 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report The Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) 2019 aims to bring a solid science and evidence base to support policies for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and is currently being prepared by an independent group of experts. They are looking …

An Invitation to the Global Social Change Summit

My heart is bursting with joy. Why? Because I want to invite you to the online Global Social Change Summit 2017 on Transforming Nations, hosted by the Global Institute for Extraordinary Women (GIFEW) on November 13-17, 2017. During the summit I’ll be speaking on Business as the Catalyst for Transforming Nations. I’m …

SDG Update – 17 October 2017

FEATURED Annual World Bank, IMF Meetings Launch Initiatives on Poverty, Women Entrepreneurs, City Resilience 15 October 2017: The Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) considered topics related to several Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), such as improving human capital, gender equality, youth, sustainable mobility, …

Event series: understanding climate risks and TCFD

Launching the climate risk and TCFD event series CDSB is organising a series of capacity-building workshops and webinars which will equip companies with the capability to bring about rapid, high-quality implementation of the recommendations, and investors with the knowledge to influence uptake. From now to early next year, you can …

OECD Development News Alert – October 2017

Just released: Development Co-operation Report 2017 DATA FOR DEVELOPMENT Big data, satellite images, the Internet of Things …: the data revolution is transforming lives all over the world. And yet policy makers in developing countries still lack most of the basic data about people and their environment, which they need …

PCC Recognized as a “Best for the World” Fund

PCC Fund Receives Best for the World Recognition The Patient Capital Collaborative Fund (PCC) ’13 fund has been named one of the 28 Best for the World Funds, setting the standard for measured, transparent impact. The PCC ‘13 fund, co-managed by Investors’ Circle and SustainVC, was ranked #2 for best overall Impact Business …