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Projects we think you'll love. Photo: USFWS Back to School with Citizen Science! As students head back to school, more and more teachers are using citizen science in their classrooms to give students authentic science experiences. Below, our editors highlight some of the many excellent citizen science projects that work [...]
The United States and China, the world’s biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, have announced they will formally ratify the Paris climate change agreement at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China. This commitment could be a huge step forward in the efforts to combat climate change. To hear more encouraging updates on the path to a sustainable [...]
Europe Launch of Soul of WoMen The Soul of WoMen initiative will be launched in Europe during a day long Conference on September 10th scheduled to take place at Allanton House in Dumfries, Scotland. The Conference will explore ways to create a gender-balanced world, with guest speakers Mhairi Black MP, Dr Jude Currivan, John Nicholls and Sesto [...]
3 Heroic Nobel Laureate Women Sept 16th – A Featured Event during 11 Days of Global Unity @ the UN in NYC!
“We at Ethical Markets are honoured to be a Media Partner for this ground-breaking event. Don’t miss it! Hazel Henderson, Editor” Sustainable Peace - Sustainable DevelopmentLEYMAH GBOWEE (Liberia), SHIRIN EBADI (Iran), TAWAKKOL KARMAN (Yemen)Friday, September 16, 20164:30-6 PM in Conference Room 3, United Nations Headquarters, New York [...]
World leaders meeting at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China today issued a Communiqué recognising the importance of scaling up green finance. It welcomed options put forward by the G20 Green Finance Study Group (GFSG) to which UN Environment acts as secretariat. This is the first time that G20 leaders have referenced the importance of green [...]
UN News Centrewith breaking news from the UN News Service CALLING FOR G20 SUPPORT, BAN STRESSES IMPORTANCE OF FINANCING MECHANISMS FOR 2030 GOALS United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed the importance of financing and other support mechanisms to implement the global goals for sustainable [...]
Why talk up the tech revolution, when Asia’s problems are largely pre-industrial? “ Global common sense from our esteemed global Judges Panelist, Chandran Nair, for our EthicMark® Awards for Advertising ( see our 10th Annual Award winning campaigns for Cambodia and Pakistan at www.ethicmark.org ). I agree with Chandran’s critique [...]
[Millennia2025 UNESCO 2016] INVITATION – Conférence de Presse – Sortie de l’ouvrage “Ensemble pour l’égalité !” – WBI Bruxelles – 7 septembre, 12h30
Merci de transférer cette invitation aux journalistes et responsables Médias de vos réseaux. Bienvenue ! Thank you for sending this invitation to journalists and media managers in your networks. Welcome! === CONFERENCE DE PRESSE 7 septembre à 12h30 – WBI - Place Sainctelette 2 – 1080 Bruxelles Madame Pascale Delcomminette, [...]
You’re invited: High Level Forum on The Culture of Peace Thursday Sept 1st @ the UN & Streamed Live on the web! Register by August 26th – it’s Free!
"Ethical Markets is proud to see our esteemed Advisory Board member,Philosopher/futurist Barbara Marx Hubbard speaking at this auspicious event, Hazel Henderson, Editor.” The United Nations High Level Forum On The Culture Of Peace Convened By the President of the General Assembly OfficeIn Cooperation WithGlobal Movement For [...]
Our Human Family and Global Citizenship Dear Reader, Two images keep resurfacing in the waters of my thoughts: Usain Bolt, the fastest man on Earth, flashing a dazzling smile to the camera during his 100-meter semifinal race, and Omran Daqneesh, the 5-year-old survivor of an Aleppo airstrike, sitting unblinking and dazed in an [...]