Better Diamond Initiative Newsletter-May 2017

BDI NEWSLETTER – MAY 2017 We bring you the round-up of latest news, events, trends and developments in the diamond and jewelry industry  Diamonds  1. Why millennials are going for experiences over diamonds? Millennials are going for experiences like destination weddings and vacations over diamonds. They are also wooed by non-conventional …

Satellites track Antarctic ice loss over decades

Satellites track Antarctic ice loss over decades 02-05-2017 10:30 AM CEST   Over two decades of observations by five radar satellites show the acceleration of ice loss of 30 glaciers in Antarctica’s Western Palmer Land in the southwest Antarctic Peninsula.   You are subscribed to Observing the Earth for European …

Opinion: Climate change is now

Friday, April 21, 2017NYTimes.com/Opinion » David Leonhardt Op-Ed Columnist The damage from climate change isn’t just coming in the future. It’s part of the present, as this weekend’s issue of The New York Times Magazine points out. “Last year, melting permafrost in Siberia released a strain of anthrax, which had been sealed …

How to de-carbonise portfolios? TBLI NORDIC 2017

TBLI CONFERENCE™ NORDIC Sept. 29-29, 2017 Nasdaq, Stockholm   Why has the financial sector been coming to TBLI for nearly 20 years to learn about ESG and Impact Investing? TBLi is often praised for its high quality attendance for networking, level of discussion, and exceptionally well curated content. “The panels are …

EcoWatch’s Most Read News of the Week

MOST READ NEWS OF THE WEEK Sunday, April 9, 2017 6 Reasons Why Trump Will Never Stop the Renewable Energy Revolution The solar industry was responsible for creating one out of every 50 new jobs in the … READ MORE       SpaceX Launches and Lands World’s First Recycled Rocket …