SASB News: SASB names former World Bank Official as new Chief Executive

SASB names former World Bank Official as new Chief Executive Madelyn Antoncic brings 30 years of international capital markets experience to the global standards setter.   SAN FRANCISCO, February 26, 2019 — The SASB Foundation, an independent non-profit responsible for the funding and oversight of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board …

News from the World Future Council

Dear Friends & Supporters, Jakob von Uexkull, Founder of the World Future Council, has resigned as Chair of the Management Board. As his successors, we know it is difficult to fill such big shoes! Thank you Jakob for your great achievements and tireless efforts for future generations! In 2019, we …

SDG Update – 28 February 2019

POLICY BRIEFS SDG Knowledge Weekly: Transitioning to a Circular Economy, Sustainable Consumption and Production Adam Fishman, Thematic Expert for 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (US) The 2019 World Resources Forum took place from 24-27 February, in Antwerp, Belgium, on the theme ‘Closing Loops: Transitions at Work.’ This brief focuses on …

Sustainable Brands Current Newsletter

This week has been chock-full of examples of companies and organizations making it easier for consumers to make better choices for their health and wellbeing. Whether through choosing better consumer products, foods and fashion or enabling access to eyecare for those in need, our highlights this week illustrate more ways …

Science for Environmental Policy- News Alert

News Alert Issue 521, 21 February 2019 In this issue SMEs could gain from sharing waste between industries, suggests Swedish study Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises comprise the majority of European businesses — and, therefore, have a vital role to play in reducing our dependence on, and consumption of, increasingly …

EESI Expo-July 2019-Free to public

Free for visitors and open to the public Thursday, July 11, 2019 9:30 am – 3:30 pm www.eesi.org/expo Rayburn House Office Building Independence Ave and South Capitol Street SE Washington, D.C. Exhibits & Congressional Speakers: Rayburn Foyer Policy Forum: Rayburn Gold Room (2168)  The Policy Forum will be livecast at …

Inspiratia-Current News

NEWS Total, Ørsted join French offshore bid as Iberdrola withdraws Bidding underway in 850MW Nordic wind sale Automaker consortium invests in EV charging startup Luxembourg fund buys Italian PV portfolio New York offshore wind bidders revealed IPPs make solar deals in Alberta Malaysia launches new solar tender   ANALYSIS EV …

Dan Hammarskjöld Foundation Newsletter February 2019

Time to apply for our International Training on Dialogue and Mediation The International Training on Dialogue and Mediation will be held in Uppsala on 5-15 June 2019. It builds on 45 years of peace and conflict research and education at Uppsala University, combined with insights from the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation’s ongoing engagement …

RECAM-Panama City, March 2019

With only a few weeks remaining until RECAM, Central America & the Caribbean’s clean energy event, there is big news every day – but today may be even bigger than most! Two exciting dates for your diary in the coming week – our latest webinar and the final deadline for …