WAAS Newsletter – June 2019

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all the groundbreaking global activities of our partner, the World Academy of Art & Science all, documented in this Newsletter. The WAAS  seminar we co-sponsored November, 2018 on” The Future of Democracy” and the challenges of the digital age, is reported in WAAS previous Newsletter. See …

C-Span 3 Governing Info Technologies

HOSTING ORGANIZATION ·         Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet Technology Companies and Algorithms-Link to video The Senate Commerce Committee held a hearing to examine how technology companies use algorithms and machine learning to influence the public. Witnesses included industry scholars and professionals who …

Earth Charter News June 2019// Noticias Carta de la Tierra Junio 2019

Online Certificate on ESD 2020 This six-month professional development programme on education for sustainable development starts in January 2020! Read more Online Certificate on ESD 2020 This six-month professional development programme on education for sustainable development starts in January 2020! Read more Open enrollment for online youth course Apply now …

Drive Towards Sustainability?

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this systemic approach of the SDGs to addressing our global problems, as we use in our Green Transition Scoreboard®,as well as in judging of KATERVA innovations and described in this video by my longtime colleague and member of our global Advisory Board, physicist Fritjof Capra. ~Hazel …

Now available! G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit

Now available! G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit John Kirton, Madeline Koch and the G20 Research Group are pleased to announce the release of our latest publication, G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit, available for download at bit.ly/G20Japan. Printed copies will be available at the International Media Centre in Osaka …

Let’s Train Humans First … Before We Train Machines

ST AUGUSTINE, Florida, Jun 17 2019 (IPS) – We humans are at the absurd stage in our technological evolution when we seem to have abandoned our common sense. Billions are spent by governments, corporations and investors in training computer-based algorithms (i.e. computer programs) in today’s mindless rush to create so-called …

New Report: 2019 Global Peace Index

Global peacefulness improves for the first time in five years The thirteenth annual edition of the Global Peace Index, published by the Institute for Economics and Peace, is available for download now. The average level of global peacefulness improved for the first time in five years. However, the world remains considerably …

A Better World Newsletter 6-16-2019

Hello All!  Another great week at A Better World! Click Here to for this week’s A Better World Newsletter 6-16-19 Mitchell’s interview with Democratic candidate for President, Marianne Williamson Link to interview: http://abetterworld.tv/mitchell-rabin-interviews-marianne-williamson-on-her-presidential-run Round Table on CBD Oil with Lisa Vrancken & Doug Scott, As Seen As TV: http://abetterworld.tv/mitchell-rabin-hosts-a-round-table-on-cbd-oil-with-as-seen-on-tv-partners/ Round Table …