VERGE Weekly: From breakdown to breakthrough

“We recommend you enjoy this lively, fact-filled report from our friends at GREENBIZ. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ By Shana Rappaport, Vice President & Executive Director, VERGE Like many of you, I’ve freshly returned from holiday travels and am only just beginning to get my head wrapped around what the new year has …

THE GREEN NEW DEAL PROMISES PEACE & PROGRESS. WILL NUCLEAR ADVOCATES UNDERMINE IT? by Harvey Wasserman / Progressive.org

The Green New Deal Promises Peace and Progress. Will Nuclear Advocates Undermine it? The environmental policy centerpiece of the incoming Democratic House of Representatives has ignited tremendous grassroots enthusiasm. by Harvey Wasserman December 27, 2018 https://progressive.org/dispatches/the-green-new-deal-promises-peace-and-progress-181227/   AP Images Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal” would not include nuclear energy. Advocates for …

More on The Green New Deal!

“Ethical Markets posted a link to this Green New Deal proposal back in 2018, fully endorsing this visionary initiative. We have researched the positive scenarios of shifting away from the fossilized Industrial Era since 2009 in our annual Green Transition Scoreboard® Reports covering private investments (now at a cumulative $9.3 …

REN21 Newsletter – December 2018

A year comes to an end, a moment to look back on a year of transition and make wishes for the future! For REN21, this has been an exciting year with some major highlights: we started work on a new report series, the Renewables in Cities Global Status Report; the …

Good News from the Schumacher Center!

“Ethical Markets and Library welcomes all the new initiatives at our partner, Schumacher Center and Library! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“     Enclosed is Greg Watson’s wonderful drawing of the “big room” upstairs at the Schumacher Center’s Library. Strolling through, Bob Swann is smiling to see all the eager young researchers …

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting For our last newsletter of 2018, we have chosen to highlight two important reviews of corporate sustainability reporting as well as reports calling for the unlocking of an “ambition loop” between business and government towards decarbonization and the stepping up of …

IIRC Newsletter

Save the date!  The International Integrated Reporting Council’s Official 2019 Conference will take place on 16-17 May 2019 in London, UK. More details to follow…   The IIRC team looks back at the defining moments of 2018 – and shares insights into what 2019 holds 2018 was the year when …

Green Finance – Make The Difference

GGFI Make Your Views Count In The Largest ‘State Of The Market’ Survey On Green Finance The third edition of the Global Green Finance Index (GGFI), which ranks the depth and quality of the green finance offerings of the world’s financial centres, will be published in March 2019. GGFI 2 saw twelve …