WRI Digest: Environmental Justice for Women | Water Stress & Conflict

WRI Digest Colombia’s Climate Finance Tracking System Registers $6 Billion Worth of Action Colombia’s new online platform for tracking climate finance has registered $6 billion worth of climate change actions. WRI experts who helped launch the system offer three lessons for similar efforts in other developing countries. Learn more. Bogota, …

Just Out: “Ethics & International Affairs” Winter 2017 Issue

Just Out: “Ethics & International Affairs” Winter 2017 Issue 12/10/17 We are pleased to present the Winter 2017 issue of Ethics & International Affairs!   The Need for Governance of Climate Geoengineering Janos Pasztor In this essay, Janos Pasztor explains some of the major ethical issues surrounding geoengineering and introduces …

BDI November 2017 Newsletter

BDI NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2017 We bring you the round-up of latest news, events, trends and developments in the diamond and jewelry industry Diamond Industry  1. Largest diamond bourse’s construction begins at Surat With a 6.6 million sq. ft. space, Surat Diamond Bourse (SDB) is all set to change India’s diamond trading …

SDSN November 2017 Highlights

      Where are we in the fight against climate change? An update from COP23 With support from Enel, the Low-Emissions Solutions Conference (LESC) was hosted by SDSN, ICLEI, and WBCSD at COP23 in Bonn. Learn more about LESC and our network member COP events and their outcomes here. SDG …

ENB Vol. 16 No. 141 – 3rd Session of the UN Environment Assembly – Issue #2

Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Volume 16 Number 141 | Tuesday, 5 December 2017 UNEA-3 Highlights Monday, 4 December 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) FR (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Nairobi, Kenya at: http://enb.iisd.org/unep/oecpr3-unea3/ The third session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-3) opened on Monday at the …

Love Is All: Schumacher College Short Courses

Love is All by Satish Kumar Spend an intimate weekend, hosted by Satish Kumar this February to consider the role of love in our lives and how we can use it to live in a more fulfilling way. LOVE IS ALL – a new short course 16-18 Feb. LEARN MORE …

On Fareed Zakaria GPS Today

Insights, analysis and must reads from CNN’s Fareed Zakaria and the Global Public Square team, compiled by Global Briefing editor Jason Miks. On Today’s Show On GPS at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN: First, Fareed gives his Take on the Republican Party’s push for tax reform. Is the GOP “hoodwinking its supporters, promising them populism …

Epic plan to save net neutrality

We’ve got over 600 nationwide net neutrality protests planned for this Thursday. We’re now less than two weeks from the FCC’s vote to kill net neutrality, but the backlash sweeping the Internet is unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. Last week, we called for protests at Verizon stores and Congressional …

Reflections from COP23

GEN Reporting back from COP23 To offer an international platform for solutions-based leadership, the Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) has brought a delegation of community leaders from all around the world to COP23 to share our best practices and success stories for drawing down carbon from the atmosphere. For National Delegates …

TFF PressInfo # 437: Johan Galtung receives peace prize in spirit of Nobel

“Ethical Markets congratulates esteemed peace activist and scholar Johan Galtung for this well-deserved honor.  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “ Readings & Viewings With Peace in means and goals Lund, Sweden – November 28, 2017 Johan Galtung – the most innovative, productive and globally known peace and conflict researcher – will be …