UN highlights profound implication of population trends on sustainable development

Instant Alert 1 April 2019 UN highlights profound implication of population trends on sustainable development The United Nations is highlighting the important role that population trends play in promoting sustainable development, during the annual Commission on Population and Development, which began at UN Headquarters in New York on Monday.

Threat of water shortages in UK – Climate Action News

Climate Action Newsletter Tesco launches new trial for plastic-free fruit and veg BBVA sign a €300 million sustainable revolving credit facility with EDF Shell to power 700,000 homes with renewable energy Finnish innovation boosts EV battery recycling rate to over 80% Climate change contributing to significant threat of water shortages …

A Regenerative Economy, coming soon to the Boulder-Denver region

Natural Capitalism Solutions is working to help build a Regenerative Economy in the Boulder-Denver region. Our current economic system is not serving us well. We need to transform it and create a system that prioritizes shared wellbeing on a healthy planet. Natural Capitalism Solutions (NCS) is hard at work on that …

The World’s Students Have Spoken. It’s Time to Listen—and Act.

On March 15, an estimated 1.6 million students in 120 countries participated in the Global Student Climate Strike, calling on leaders to act with the urgency the climate crisis needs. Inspired and humbled by their courage, our Leaders shared their support and thanked these students for reminding the world what …

Wisdom Fund to Close Lending Gap for Women

A not-so-fun fact during our Diversity & Inclusion month: While women are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the US, they get less than 5% of small business lending (only $1 in $23). A new impact investment platform launched this week will address that. Otherwise, it was another big week …