Free webinar highlights sustainability in Silicon Valley

Jay Owen Socially Responsible Investing, Sustainability News

  CSE webinar reveals surprising findings for corporate sustainability in Silicon Valley – Watch for free Are Silicon Valley corporations role models for sustainability?  Overall, Silicon Valley companies are noticeably absent from top of sustainability indices such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index and Corporate Knights Global 100.  CSE has …

The 12th Northeast Media Literacy Conference

Jay Owen Global Citizenship, Sustainability News, Wealth of Networks

  The Department of Communication at Central Connecticut State Universityin conjunction with: The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE), The Action Coalition for Media Education (ACME), and The Media Education Lab, present The 12th Northeast Media Literacy Conference The Past, Present, and Future of Media Literacy Education nmlc.comm.ccsu.edu Saturday, February …

10 Most Important Climate Stories of 2016 – Sez Climate Central

Jay Owen Sustainability News, Earth Systems Science

Researching and reporting the science and impacts of climate change These Are the 10 Most Important Climate Stories of 2016 By Brian Kahn, Published: December 28th, 2016 http://www.climatecentral.org/news/most-important-climate-change-stories-2016-21007 This year is likely to remembered as a turning point for climate change. It’s the year the impacts of rising carbon pollution …

A History of Economic Activism: How Impact Investing Is Moving Mainstream I This Accessories Brand Is Saving Landfills

Jay Owen Sustainability News

December 30, 2016   The Rich History of Impact Investing: Funding Social Entrepreneurship Moves More Mainstream From Colonial Quakers to Silicon Valley billionaires, impact investing has put dollars to use to bring about change via funding social enterprise. Today, investors are doing so in smarter ways than ever. CONTINUE READING …

Just 100 Advances SRI – Prelude to System Change Investing?

LaRae Long Socially Responsible Investing, Sustainability News, Trendspotting, TV Series, Beyond GDP

“Ethical Markets welcomes the JUST100 Socially Just List of Companies, and their  innovative method of surveying the US  public.  We will continue posting this List and monitor its continuing feedback from the public.  We thank our colleague Frank Dixon, MBA, author of Global System Change (2016) for this analysis.  ~Hazel …

Sweden tops Global Sustainable Competitiveness 2016; results suggest that sovereign bond ratings do not cover investor risks

Jay Owen Sustainability News, TV Series, Beyond GDP

“We highly recommend this innovative reporting!  ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   The Global Sustainable Competitiveness index 2016 Scandinavia tops GSCI 2016; Germany ranked 14, UK 21, US 32, China 37 Download the Report Zurich/Seoul, December 2016. The 5th edition of the Global Sustainable Competitiveness Index (GSCI) sees Sweden on the top …