Advancing the Regenerative Ag Movement | Savory Monthly News

  SAVORY AT INTERNATIONAL BISON CONFERENCE The International Bison Conference is held once every five years and alternates the location between the United States and Canada. This year, the event was hosted in Big Sky, Montana with over 600 attendees comprised of ranchers, tribal representatives, conservation groups, and bison merchants. …

SDG digest: July 20, 2017

Civil Society Statement at the High Level Political Forum – Response to the Ministerial Declaration The 2017 High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 10-19 July 2017 counted with the participation of almost 2,500 representatives from civil society around the world, an increase of 1,000 from 2016. This is a …

Startups, NGOs, Global Brands Planting Seeds for ‘The Good Economy’

NEW METRICS Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit Aims to Help Companies Better Assess Nature’s Role, Value The introduction of the Natural Capital Protocol last year provided businesses with an important tool for businesses to measure their impacts and dependencies on nature. Now, building on the foundational work of the Protocol, a …

OpenInvest is Growing!

“Ethical Markets is happy to see OpenInvest growing!  We covered their innovative approach to ESG investing in our 2017 Green Transition Scoreboard®”DEEPENING GREEN FINANCE “,  now a free download on www.ethicalmarkets.com    ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Did you know that only 20% of Millennials are invested in the stock market? Yep, …

Binzagr Institute Newsletter

Working Paper: Mobile Finance in Developing Countries, by Rohan Grey In a new Working Paper entitled “Mobile Finance in Developing Countries: Macroeconomic Implications and Potential,” by Rohan Grey, Research Fellow at the Binzagr Institute, explores “the macroeconomic implications of the global proliferation of mobile finance technologies in developing nations from …

July 2017 Quality of Life Indicators

Global Current Issues: July 2017   Total US nonfarm payroll employment in June rose by 222,000 while May was revised up from 138,000 to 152,000 and April was revised up to 207,000.   In 2016, job gains totaled 2.2 million.  Over the past 3 months of 2017 job gains averaged 180,000 …

FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE

  FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE Hazel Henderson, FRSA CEO, Ethical Markets Media, Certified B Corporation St. Augustine, Florida, USA, www.EthicalMarkets.com © 2016 Hazel Henderson   Today, we need to explore deeper societal issues surrounding the rapid deployment of computerized electronic platforms, cryptocurrencies and algorithms now disrupting …