Europe’s key to deliver on the Climate Agreement – eceee annual policy seminar – 24 November 2016

eceee information – 3 November 2016 Europe’s key to deliver on the Climate Agreement: Energy efficiency and reduction of demand eceee annual policy seminar Thursday 24 November 2016 Time and date Thursday 24 November 14.30–15.00 Coffee and registration 15.00–17.45 Seminar and discussion 17.45–19.00 Cocktail reception Venue Scotland House, Rond-Point Schuman 6, Brussels …

Green Economy Coalition update ?

 NOVEMBER UPDATE  * GEC Network Vision launched * Oxfam, CUSP, Libelula and FNI join GEC * Green Economy Barometer 2016 now out  CONVENOR UPDATE  An update from Oliver Greenfield Recently political parties in Switzerland put forward an initiative for green economy that aimed to make the economy use its natural resources more efficiently both at home …

Join the Earth Day 50 Challenge ?

The Earth Day 50 Challenge Report is Here. Dear Future 500 Friends + Allies: This past Earth Day, we teamed up with Trammell Crow and the Earth Day Texas team to convene over 100 corporate, environmental, academic, and philanthropic leaders in Dallas and launched an unusual coalition: The Earth Day …

IIRC Newsletter

IIRC Newsletter Improving outcomes and building trust in the public sector through Integrated Reporting A new publication, ‘Focusing on Value Creation in the Public Sector‘, which has been developed by the IIRC and CIPFA* with support from the World Bank’s Governance Global Practice, has been released. It provides guidance for …

First Global Sustainability Reporting Standards Set to Transform Business

First Global Sustainability Reporting Standards Set to Transform Business New GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards Will Enhance Corporate Transparency Worldwide 19 October 2016, Amsterdam. Today, GRI launched the world’s first global standards for sustainability reporting, giving companies a common language for disclosing non-financial information. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards will enable …

New from Climate Bonds: Standard & Certification newsletter

New from Climate Bonds: Standard & Certification newsletter Welcome to the first edition of our Climate Bonds Standard & Certification Newsletter Already interested? Download the pdf here 2016 has been a whirr of activity for the Climate Bonds Standard & Certification Scheme. We’ve had a flurry of Certified Bonds issued; …

You’re Invited: The Well-Tempered City on Oct. 25

The Institute Welcomes Author Jonathan Rose  JONATHAN F. P. ROSE works with cities and not-for-profits to plan and build affordable and mixed-income green housing and cultural, health, and educational centers. Recognized for creating communities that heal both residents and neighborhoods, Rose is one of the nation’s leading thinkers on the integration …

Stiglitz: How Trump Happened

“Ethical Markets welcomes Joseph Stiglitz’s useful take on how Trump happened. We agree and have been pointing out these same causes for  decades!  Unfortunately the economics profession closed ranks to prevent such critiques, including those exposing the ways in which measuring national progress with the  still used economic growth-focused, money-denominated GDP continues to steer …