Everything You Need To Know About COP23

Greetings from Bonn, Germany, where we’ll be joining more than one hundred We Are Still In signatories over the next two weeks of UN climate talks. These annual international climate talks are critical to making progress on the global climate crisis – they allow countries to report on progress to …

ENB on the Side – UN Climate Change Conference 2017 – Issue #1

Coverage of Selected Side Events at the UN Climate Change Conference 2017 Issue No. 1 – Tuesday, 7 November 2017 Events covered on Monday, 6 November 2017 Visit our IISD/ENBOTS Coverage for Monday, 6 November 2017 at: http://enb.iisd.org/climate/cop23/enbots/6nov.html Together for Climate Solutions, Opening of the German Pavilion Presented by the …

Singapore Launch of Two Sustainable Finance Reports – 15 November

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this event and the upcoming reports from the UN Inquiry. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” UN Environment and the International Institute of Green Finance of the Central University of Finance and Economics, China, would like to invite you to the Singapore launch of the China Green Finance Progress …

Vanguard CEO McNabb to Join Bloomberg, Schapiro for SASB Symposium Keynote

The agenda for the upcoming SASB Symposium has been finalized! We are happy to announce that Bill McNabb, Chairman and CEO of Vanguard Group, will join in a keynote conversation with previously announced speakers Mary Schapiro, Co-Vice Chair, SASB Foundation Board, former chairman, SEC, and Michael Bloomberg, Chairman, SASB Foundation …

“Hey COP23: Bitcoin Miners Exploding CO2 Emissions!”

“Hey COP23: Bitcoin Miners Exploding CO2 Emissions!” © Hazel Henderson 2017 New Scientist reports Bitcoin miners conspicuous consumption of (mostly fossil-based) electricity at 23.07 terawatts annually, see “Bitcoin Energy Bill Matches Ecuador’s!” “Thus, COP23’s newest challenge is from the growing speculative bubble of Bitcoin and the rush to additional cryptocurrencies. Distrust in governments, their …

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 …