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EFES NEWSLETTER - NOVEMBER 2010 Conference on public policies for employee ownership in Europe The conference will be held in Brussels on November 26. With the Rapporteurs of the European Economic & Social Committee, Alexander Graf von Schwerin and Madi Sharma, with European Commissioners László Andor [...]
Guest Blog by Angus Cunningham, Principal, Authentix Coaches, www.authentixcoaches.com, November 17, 2010 In a world taken hostage by the psychopaths depicted in the new Ferguson documentary "Inside Job" (which won awards at both Cannes and TIFF), an ethically well-grounded person with his/her head on straight has to have some way to hold [...]
Green Investing Conference the New Site of the Global EthicMark® Award Colorado Springs – November 5, 2010 — The SRI Conference, the largest and longest-running conference for the sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) and green investing industry, has announced that the EthicMark® Award will be presented at its 21st annual [...]
Biotic Peace, Geoengineering, Shale Gas, Currency Wars, Military Energy, The Missing MDG, Common Earth Ownership, China Policy for Dummies, Stalking the Wild Potato, Recycling Incentives; EVENTS: What Technology Wants, Ethics of Sustainability
This newsletter has to be one of our most action-packed ever, featuring stories and multimedia on shale gas, geoengineering, currency wars, military energy innovations, biodiversity and peace-building, wild potatoes, incentives to recycle, China policy for dummies, common ownership of the Earth, the origins of innovation, and access to affordable [...]
RI News Alert: › Carbon Disclosure Project unveils FTSE 350 climate leaders Click here to read the newsletter.
The Award will celebrate a manager CEO, COO, CFO or Management Board member who has taken concrete and measurable steps to encourage gender diversity within the Board of Directors, the Management Board and at managerial level in general. How to participate? You can apply by completing the on-line questionnaire. Or you can propose a [...]
The Carnegie Council is pleased to announce the publication of the Fall 2010 issue of its quarterly journal, Ethics & International Affairs. This issue features John Kelsay on just war, jihad, and comparative ethics; Toni Erskine on punishing delinquent institutions; Thomas E. Doyle, II, on reviving nuclear ethics; Sujatha Byravan and [...]
RI News Alert: › €5trn investor group in climate change plea to European Union › MSCI’s governance revenues hit by declines in proxy research, voting › RI Agenda The RI Agenda is a rolling, downloadable calendar of responsible investment activity such as AGMs, company reports, conferences, fund launches, legislation / regulation, [...]
Demand for CSR drives record attendance at Summit by Angel Ng Over 400 CSR practitioners and thought-leaders from around the globe gathered at the CSR Asia Summit held on 14-15 September 2010 in Hong Kong to exchange ideas on key CSR issues and strategies in the Asia-Pacific region. The CSR Asia Summit is the flagship event of CSR Asia, and [...]
Ethical Markets Media Agrees with the ITUC in Supporting the ISO26000 Standards on Corporate Responsibility
INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION ITUC OnLine 130/200910 ITUC supports new international standard on social responsibility Brussels, 20 September 2010 (ITUC OnLine): Reacting to news that the ISO 26000 has received enough votes to become an official international standard to be issued by the International Organisation for [...]