Co-op Weekly – Be part of 2018’s biggest celebration of cooperative impact!

“Ethical Markets expects that the global growth of cooperative enterprises will continue.  Few Americans realize that the United Nations Year of Cooperatives in 2012 found that cooperatives employ more people on our planet than all the profit-making corporations combined! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “ Missed last year’s Co-op Festival? Click through …

FERC shuts down Perry’s NOPR

“Ethical Markets applauds the FERC’s decision which recognizes that renewable electricity is cheaper and healthier for consumers than subsidizing costly obsolete coal plants and nukes. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Federal Regulators Shut Down Perry’s Proposed Rule for Grid Resilience Jennifer Delony | January 9, 2018 In an order issued on Monday, …

The transition to green economies: January highlights

“Ethical Markets, as a longtime member of this important global Green Economy Coalition highly recommends this report!    ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Happy new year! 2017 proved an important year for the transition to greener economies so here are some of the recent global highlights as well as some updates from …

Global Green Finance Index -Long Finance

“Ethical Markets welcomes the new Global Green Finance Index coming in March 2018. It will be a fine complement to our Green Transition Scoreboard ® tracking private investments in green sectors worldwide since 2007, with a cumulative $8.1 trillion USD in our 2017 report “Deepening Green Finance” (downloadable from www.ethicalmarkets.com).  …

Happy New Year from America’s Pledge!

“Ethical Markets is a signatory in this campaign and We Are Still In!   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   As we begin the new year, we look back on a challenging, and at times tumultuous, 2017: uncertainty in early June with the federal government’s decision to rescind its commitment to climate action, quickly followed …

Interview I did with Dr. Capra – Barrio Solar

“Ethical Markets congratulates BARRIO SOLAR and our esteemed Advisory Board member Fritjof Capra, author of many paradigm-shifting books for initiating this project, which we and our colleagues of Puerto Rican heritage were happy to  support.          ~Hazel Henderson,   Editor”

IPE: 2017 review: Climate change action takes centre stage

Investors grapple with climate crisis 2017 review: Climate change action takes centre stage  Climate change was high on the agenda in 2017. From policy developments to carbon footprinting, this is some of our top analysis from the last few months. Al Gore stirs investors to say yes to solving climate …

One Planet Summit – what next?

“Ethical Markets enthusiastically supported French President Macron’s inspiring “One Planet Summit”.  We are grateful to our esteemed Advisory Board member Helene Connor, Founder of HELIO International, our longtime partner, and  Simon Messenger, Managing Director of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) for this  account of the Summit and linking to …

SDG Update – 14 December 2017

SDG UPDATE A compilation of items recently posted to the SDG Knowledge Hub GENERATION 2030 Women and Girls’ Education: The Overlooked Link for Achieving SDG 2 Juan Lattanzio, MA Candidate, George Washington University; and Sandy Maroun, MA Candidate, George Washington University; and Rebecca Rewald, MA Candidate, George Washington University It …

Special News — Forbes highlights sustainable reporting research: Lessons from FT 500

Unique findings from CSE Sustainability Research picked up by Forbes Think sustainability reporting is time-consuming & expensive?  Instead, research finds improved financial performance for those corporations which put in the effort. CSE founder and president Nikos Avlonas was recently interviewed by Forbes.  The interview focused on CSE’s 2017 research, Sustainability Reporting …