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Daily Digest – Election Watch 2016 (Updates) Advocacy group Bros4Hillary has been leading a national charge to petition members of the Electoral College to flip their vote in accordance with the national popular vote, which currently favors Hillary Clinton by 1.7 million. Every day we will be delivering you a daily digest of relevenant [...]
Fair Election Questions Rise http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/11/the-electoral-college-was-meant-to-stop-men-like-trump-from-being-president/508310/ ?
“ Ethical Markets recommends this enlightening interview with Tessa Tennant, pioneering green asset manager, now a director of Britain’s Green Investment Bank who also serves on our global Advisory Board. You can also find her TV conversations with me at www.ethicalmarkets.tv . Hazel Henderson, Editor “ I just wanted to let you know [...]
We Go High – Update on “Electoral College Electors: Electoral College Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19”
We Go High Nov 20, 2016 — Friends, This movement is truly unprecedented. This morning our petition passed 4.5 MILLION signatures - and it continues to grow. Thank you! Your passion and support is keeping us inspired and motivated. Many people have asked us what they can do to help. The most [...]
As the world tries to make sense of what Donald Trump’s election as the next president of the United States will mean for U.S. foreign policy, the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center is examining the path ahead for U.S.-China relations and providing recommendations for how the incoming Trump administration might begin to think about its [...]
Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Volume 12 Number 687 | Thursday, 17 November 2016 Marrakech Highlights Wednesday, 16 November 2016 | Marrakech, Morocco Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) FR (HTML/PDF) AR (HTML/PDF) JA (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Marrakech, Morocco [...]
Announcement on Thursday, 17 November 2016 ENV / UNFCCC COP 22 Daily Coverage for Wednesday, 16 November 2016 Africa Day was celebrated at COP 22 on Wednesday, 16 November. It provided an opportunity to bring African leaders and policy makers together to chart the course towards implementing the Paris agreement. John [...]
We know you have some burning questions about renewable energy and sustainability... How can decentralized energy support a more sustainable system? What is the European Commission doing to facilitate energy transition? How are trees the solution to most of today's biggest challenges? Can we crowdsource to improve energy efficiency [...]
Trump's Threat on Multilateral Treaties Keeps UN Guessing Thalif Deen At the height of the US Presidential campaign in early 2015, Republican nominee Donald Trump made a rash of public pronouncements -- some threatening internationally-agreed UN conventions-- which set off political reverberations throughout the United Nations. As part of his [...]
The SmartScan is Now Available! We are very pleased to announce the launch of GIB's newest product - the GIB SmartScan. The SmartScan is a rapid self-assessment tool that helps to identify the high-risk areas, benefits and impacts of infrastructure projects by analysing their levels of sustainability and resilience. Based on the SuRe® [...]