Announcement: IIRC Secretariat – Pilot Programme & Communications

IIRC Secretariat – Pilot Programme & Communications The Pilot Programme is an opportunity for a select group of companies to demonstrate their leadership in Integrated Reporting through participation in a two-year programme, starting in October. Integrated Reporting makes clear the linkages between an organization’s strategy, governance and financial performance and …

Analyzing the Trump bounce

Please read this, share and comment if you would.  I think it is relevant to our practices:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/g-benjamin-bingham/inspiring-confidence-bait_b_14057528.html   Robert Shiller, the Yale investor extraordinaire writes “In my 2009 book with George Akerlof, Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy and Why It Matters for Global Capitalism, we argued …

SASB Newsletter, January 2017, Issue 15

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all of the innovative accounting metrics provided by the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB), so  necessary to drive the US and the global economy in healthier, greener, knowledge-richer directions. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” From the CEO Here at SASB, we’re starting 2017 with a single rallying cry: let’s …

Where is the latest ESG & Impact Investing News?

The TBLI Daily ESG and Impact Investing News Published by Robert Rubinstein 11 January 2017 Read paper ? With a record $1.4 trillion in sustainability assets, investors bail on fossil fuels Shared byRobert Rubinsteinwww­.greenbiz­.com – As President-elect Donald Trump puts together his fossil fuel-focused administration, the investment community is moving …

Sean Kidney Appointed to EU High-Level Expert Group for the Capital Mkts Union: Policy Leaders to Develop Sustainable Finance Strategy for European Commission

“Ethical Markets congratulates Sean Kidney and applauds the initiative of the EU to develop a sustainable finance strategy! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Sean Kidney Appointed to EU High-Level Expert Group for the Capital Mkts Union: Policy Leaders to Develop Sustainable Finance Strategy for European Commission Climate Bonds CEO Sean Kidney has been …

WRI Digest: Brazil Environmental Laws | Clean Energy Economy | Rising Tides

WRI Digest Brazil’s Proposed Environmental Laws Would Weaken Indigenous Rights, Forfeit Billions in Economic Benefits Two recent bills designed to address Brazil’s recession are misguided attempts that could degrade the environment, diminish human rights and hurt the economy. Helen Ding and Rachel Biderman explain. Learn more. Shifting to a Clean …

Welcome to the first issue of Co-op Weekly!

January 04, 2017 Welcome to the first issue of Co-op Weekly! Welcome to the first issue of Co-op Weekly—news, events and features published by the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International and delivered to your inbox every Tuesday. You’re receiving this email because you previously subscribed to CBJ Online. In …

Free webinar highlights sustainability in Silicon Valley

  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 …