SDSN Bulletin – Vol. 208 No. 21 – Sustainable Development Solutions Network Switzerland Launch Conference – Summary

SDSN Bulletin Volume 208 Number 21 | Saturday, 17 February 2018Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Switzerland Launch Conference 15 February 2018 | Bern, Switzerland Languages: EN (HTML/PDF)Visit our IISD/ENB+ Meeting Coverage from Bern, Switzerland at: http://enb.iisd.org/sdsn/launch-conference/ The Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Switzerland was launched in Bern, Switzerland, on 15 February …

GGKP Knowledge Update – Making Better Use of Energy Taxes, Decision Making Under Deep Uncertainty, Aligning Energy and Climate Objectives, Smart Network Design and more

February 2018 – Issue 2 Featured Story: Nature-Based Projects Fill Critical Service Gaps in Marginalised Communities “Pilot projects in South Africa, Indonesia and India demonstrate how nature-based, resource-efficient, community-driven and often improvised solutions can deliver significant social, environmental and economic benefits at the local level,” says Lauren Hermanus, Research Associate at …

Meat Diets Opportunity : Eco-Business

“Ethical Markets agrees that plant-based protein are a huge opportunity, see my forthcoming article in Green Money Journal and our next “Green Transition Scoreboard”®  for release in April, 2018. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “         Meat that’s not meat: The next big opportunity for food Intensively farmed livestock …

Mueller Accuses Russians of Pro-Trump, Anti-Clinton Meddling – Bloomberg

Mueller Accuses Russians of Pro-Trump, Anti-Clinton Meddling U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller unveiled the details of a widespread and coordinated campaign by Russians to influence the U.S. presidential election in favor of Donald Trump, delivering on his initial mandate by the Justice Department. In an indictment announced Friday in Washington, Mueller …

Media Release: Report-Green Bond Markets in the Nordics 2018: Launched by Climate Bonds at Handelsbanken Green Bonds and Sustainable Capital Markets Conference in Stockholm today

The Green Bond Market in the Nordics-Green bond issuance at record high, Handelsbanken hosts new report launch at annual Green Bonds and Sustainable Capital Markets Conference London/Stockholm: 15th February 2018: 12:00 GMT 13:00 CET: The Climate Bonds Initiative has just released its first full report examining green finance developments in …

DealBook Briefing: Could Banks Take a Role in Writing New Gun Rules?

“In the current vapid, repetitive debate over guns, at last a focus on following the money, the best way to go with banks taking some responsibility.  Better still, our proposal that insurance companies, which already insure gun owners, join with many others in the insurance industry to require all gun …

Grasping the world’s biggest economic opportunity

“Ethical Markets is a member of this preeminent global coalition to accelerate the global transition from the fossilized era to the cleaner, inclusive and knowledge-richer green economies emerging worldwide.  We have tracked since 2007 the private investments in these green sectors globally in our Green Transition Scoreboard ® at a …