Ethical Markets Media Celebrates 10th Anniversary!

By Rosalinda Sanquiche, Executive Director Ethical Markets Media, LLC, USA and Brazil, is celebrating its 10th Anniversary!  Congratulations to Hazel Henderson, Founder and President, for her prescience in founding a media company which focuses on the good news about the sustainable, inclusive green transition to the Solar Age, entirely missed …

Financing Green May Issue

The Paulson Institute this week in Beijing announced the launch of a new Green Finance Center, marking a significant step forward in its efforts to promote sustainable economic growth and environmental protection in China and the United States. Led by Deborah Lehr, Vice Chairman of the Paulson Institute, the Green Finance …

Triple Pundit: Green Transition Scoreboard 2018

Ethical Markets has released its 2018 Green Transition Scoreboard® (GTS). The Scoreboard tracks cumulative private investment in green sectors worldwide, measuring the transition to renewable energy, green finance, and circular economies since 2007. This report’s total for such investment is set at $9,317,882, 308,406. The report follows on Ethical Markets’ …

SDG Update – 1 May 2018

GUEST ARTICLES Education, Training and Public Awareness: The Bread and Butter of Capacity Building Enrica Marika Melandri, Capacity-building Expert, Former UNFCCC Associate Programme Officer Capacity building is the cornerstone of any implementation action geared towards achieving the 17 UN SDGs by 2030. If we are committed to producing a meaningful …

ECOR – Enabling the Circular Economy for Sustainable Brands and Smart Cities

“Ethical Markets allies with ECOR and its ground-breaking science and technology of upcycling multiple waste streams (shown in this 2 minute video), which has also received the famed “Cradle2 Cradle” certification of  ecologist/architect William McDonough and  chemist Michael Braungart.  I am also proud to be a technical advisor to ECOR, …

How to make the Paris Agreement work

It’s less than two weeks to the deadline for our Climate Photo Challenge! We’d love for all of you to send us your winning photos and get a chance to have your photograph displayed at our upcoming exhibition Changing Course. Details on prizes and judges are all here. We are …

Affordable housing is disappearing; energy efficiency and solar energy can help reverse that trend

  Media Contact: Dawn Selak (202) 507-4043, [email protected] Affordable housing is disappearing; energy efficiency and solar energy can help reverse that trend By Stefen Samarripas, Senior Research Analyst, Local Policy Many low-income individuals and families are finding it increasingly difficult to rent apartments (see here and here), but energy efficiency and solar energy can help …

GIB has explored new fields

Global Infrastructure Basel (GIB) has explored new fields: the Arctic, by joining the Arctic Future Initiative; Informal Settlements Upgrade in Durban, partnering with Slum Dweller’s International (SDI); and the digital world, by partnering with Digital Infrastructure Investment (Di²). ecos, the implementing company of GIB joined forces with GIZ to promote  …