“CONCERN OVER TRUMP’S TWEETS GROWING”

“CONCERN OVER TRUMP’S TWEETS GROWING”   © 2016 Hazel Henderson   Beyond the widespread misgivings, including “Never Trump Republicans”, about Trump’s fitness for the presidency are growing concerns about his erratic tweeting. Bypassing media filters, official protocols and expertise, Trump’s recent mutually congratulating phone calls with presidents of Pakistan and the Philippines and …

Surprising CSR findings from Silicon Valley

Surprising Findings for Corporate Sustainability In Silicon Valley Much is made about whether Silicon Valley corporations, start-ups and tech giants are role models of sustainability.  CSE provides the first systematic research on Silicon Valley corporate sustainability efforts, analyzing corporate social responsibility reporting by Silicon Valley-based companies and organizations. The report …

ENB Vol. 12 No. 687 – Marrakech Climate Change Conference – November 2016 – Issue #10

  Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Volume 12 Number 687 | Thursday, 17 November 2016 Marrakech Highlights Wednesday, 16 November 2016 | Marrakech, Morocco Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) FR (HTML/PDF) AR (HTML/PDF) JA (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Marrakech, Morocco at:http://www.iisd.ca/climate/cop22/enb/ On Wednesday, 16 November, the UN Climate Change Conference continued in Marrakech, Morocco. …

Better Diamond Initiative

BDI Newsletter – October 2016 BDI NEWSLETTER – OCTOBER 2016 We bring you the round-up of latest news, events, trends and developments in the diamond and jewelry industry  Lab-grown Diamonds  1. US jewelers are singing Lab-grown diamondsApart from recent entry of Ada Diamonds and AIDIA Fine Jewelers in the Lab-grown diamond …

News from the World Future Society Headquarters

“Ethical Markets congratulates the World Future Society (WFS) and the leadership initiatives of its dynamic chair Julie Friedman Steele. Our founder, futurist Hazel Henderson has been a member of WFS since the 1970s !  ~Editor” If you saw my keynote from WorldFuture2016, I said that donors and members like yourself are …

NEWS: IFF Newsletter, November 2016

Introduction Welcome to our Autumn 2016 newsletter highlighting activities during our 15th anniversary year. This has been an important year of transition for IFF, culminating in the launch of our new platform for transformative innovation.  Read more below about: Transformative Innovation New Mission:  New Trustees IFF Prompts App IFF 15th …

Solar weekend: Asia super grid

PV Training Can Fill Knowledge Gap for Code Officials and Other Professionals Laure-Jeanne Davignon October 20, 2016 |   Since April, IREC and partners have been busy with a project focused on bringing high quality training to code officials and the fire service. Full Article      Sustainable Amsterdam: A …

Finance Friday from Honeybee Capital for 10/21/2016

1000x. Turns out Kigali might be more memorable than Paris. Last week the “Kigali accord” was reached, which will largely eliminate use of HFC’s, chemical coolants used in refrigeration and air conditioning. Two elements stand out:  first, the agreement is legally binding, unlike the Paris accords.  Second, the impact is stunning: the …

News Release: Huge Step Taken to Combat Climate Change

Huge Step Taken to Combat Climate Change Nations Agree to Ban HFC Refrigerant, a Major Greenhouse Gas For more information, contact: Amaury Laporte at (202) 662-1884 or [email protected]   Friday, October 14—The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) salutes the decision of the 197 members of the Montreal Protocol to …