Summer in the City-CSR Investing Summit

Are you ready to interact with the brightest minds in CSR Investing? WHEN Conference: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM Workshop: Thursday, July 20, 2017 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM The Summer in the City 5th Annual CSR Investing Summit includes an all-day conference and a half-day workshop that …

FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE

  FINTECH: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR SUSTAINABLE FINANCE Hazel Henderson, FRSA CEO, Ethical Markets Media, Certified B Corporation St. Augustine, Florida, USA, www.EthicalMarkets.com © 2016 Hazel Henderson   Today, we need to explore deeper societal issues surrounding the rapid deployment of computerized electronic platforms, cryptocurrencies and algorithms now disrupting …

Savory Monthly News – JUNE

SAVORY CONTRIBUTES TO AMERICAN RENEWABLE ENERGY DAY Each year, the American Renewable Energy Institute hosts America’s premiere renewable energy networking event featuring clean energy world leaders in finance, investment, government, solar, biofuels, geothermal, the public and private sectors. These thought leaders convene with the mission to  “create vibrant and powerful cross-sector dialogue, commitments, …

SDG Update – 4 July 2017 – IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub

GUEST ARTICLES A High Level Political Forum that Recognises and Supports Decentralised Action, and National and Local Ownership Thomas Gass, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs in UN DESA We are at a crucial moment in our collective effort to build sustainable, equitable and inclusive societies. Implementation Case …

Values Lessons for CEOs from Uber

“Ethical Markets recommends this advice from our colleague Elsie Maio, member of our illustrious global Advisory Board. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Why was the ousting of Travis Kalanick at Uber inevitable? According to the official report from former US attorney general Eric Holder and Covington, the law firm he represents, Uber’s …

17.06.13 RI SA absorbs AODP

ShareAction absorbs climate disclosure body the Asset Owners Disclosure Project Campaign group ShareAction is to strengthen its focus on climate risk by taking over the Asset Owners Disclosure Project. They have today (June 13) announced an agreement for ShareAction to take on the AODP, the body which ranks the climate-related …

IIRC Newsletter

IFAC calls on G20 governments to embrace Integrated Reporting The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has called on G20 leaders to “embrace Integrated Reporting” as a vehicle for building trust and confidence in business and government. IFAC has published a document stating, “Integrated Reporting is an opportunity to focus on …

IoT Poses a Threat to Anything and Everyone Connected

 IoT Pose A Threat To Anything And Everyone Connected By Chuck Brooks Loosely defined, the Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the general idea of things that are readable, recognizable, locatable, addressable, and/or controllable via the Internet. It encompasses devices, sensors, people, data, and machines. As broad as the definition …