Earth Charter News May 2017// Noticias Carta de la Tierra Mayo 2017

Youth Online Training in English to start in June Don’t miss the deadline to sign up for our next 10-week online training program on leadership, ethics and sustainability. Apply by Wednesday 17 May! Read more Curso en línea para jóvenes en inglés inicia en junio  No se pierda la fecha límite para …

Has coal divestment worked? – a detailed financial analysis

“Ethical Markets welcomes this brilliant new report on risks to portfolios with fossilized assets. As we have reported since 2010 (on www.ethicalmarkets.com) mainstream models have mis-priced energy and risks, due to  obsolete asset allocation buckets.  See also my “Assessing Risk of Fossil Reserves:  Are they Fuel or Feedstocks?”   With …

Honoring Stephen Zarlenga

“Ethical Markets Media honors the lifelong work of Stephen Zarlenga, author of THE LOST SCIENCE OF MONEY and founder of the American Monetary Institute, our partner in urging for monetary reform.  His life of service is helping bring the reforms he advocated. We continue our support and collaboration with the Institute.  ~Hazel …

Press release: ShareAction urges shareholders to reject BP’s and Shell’s remuneration policies for rewarding risky high-carbon strategy

Press release: ShareAction urges shareholders to reject BP’s and Shell’s remuneration policies for rewarding risky high-carbon strategy Responsible investment organisation ShareAction is calling on investors to vote down BP’s and Shell’s remuneration policies at the AGMs this May. ShareAction accuses the compensation frameworks of being ‘misaligned with the interests of …

The Business Case for the Paris Climate Accord

President Trump faces a choice that will echo across his presidency and beyond: whether to remain in the Paris climate agreement. Although most Americans, his own secretaries of state and energy, and heads of state from around the globe are urging the president to stay, he remains undecided. Let us …

Regenerative Future Summit, May 15 in Colorado

  “Ethical Markets is fully supporting this ground-breaking event!  Especially important to hear so many inspirational speakers including Kate Raworth on her new “DOUGHNUT ECONOMICS” and others on our global Advisory Board.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Don’t miss Kate, author of  wrote the hottest new economy book, Doughnut Economics: Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-century Economist. …

SDG Update – 5 May 2017 – IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub

GUEST ARTICLES Gender Summit 10: Advancing Scientific Endeavors for Sustainable Development Miyoko O Watanabe, Deputy Executive Director, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Japan; and Elizabeth Pollitzer, Director, Portia Ltd, U.K. The Gender Summit (GS), an international platform for addressing gender issues in research and innovation, originated in Europe in 2011. …

GreenMoney_May17 The Video Issue

  As GreenMoney begins its 25th year of publishing insightful articles on sustainable business and impact investing, we’re introducing a new series. Because our first-ever Video Issue was received so well last year were a doing it again. This May issue features videos by a variety of leaders from the …

April 2017 Newsletter from the Binzagr Institute

We are delighted to share our fourth Vlog episode with Spanish subtitles (PRESUPUESTOS DEL ESTADO). The Binzagr Institute’s Vlog series “Jobs, Money, Debt: Economic Common Sense” by Mathew Forstater, Research Director at the Binzagr Institute and Professor of Economics at UMKC, is designed to debunk myths about unemployment, deficits, the …