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Future 500 is a proud partner of GreenBiz 18. Friends of Future 500 receive 10% off with code GB18F500. See below for details. GreenBiz 18 convenes more than 1,000 leaders and practitioners — from the business world, academia, NGOs and government agencies — to explore pressing challenges, emerging trends and …

ENB Vol. 12 No. 714 – Fiji / Bonn Climate Change Conference 2017 – Summary & Analysis

Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Volume 12 Number 714 | Tuesday, 21 November 2017 Summary of the Fiji / Bonn Climate Change Conference 6-17 November 2017 | Bonn, Germany Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) FR (HTML/PDF) AR (HTML/PDF) JA (HTML/PDF) CN (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Bonn, Germany at: http://enb.iisd.org/climate/cop23/enb/ The UN Climate Change Conference convened …

Water at any cost?

Taking Care of Business by Joel Makower We’ve made it through the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States, and are now on the home stretch — the last few weeks of actual work before things quiet down for the year-end holiday season. There’s a lot to do. At GreenBiz, we’re …

Greening the Financial System: Exploring the Ways Forward

Last month on the margins of the World Bank/IMF Annual meetings, Bloomberg Philanthropies, the European Banking Federation (EBF), the Institute of International Finance (IIF), the Paulson Institute, the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and UN Environment convened a roundtable discussion entitled “Greening the Financial System: Exploring the Ways …

Sante Fe holds forum, CA Lt Gov candidate declares support

“Ethical Markets is a proud supporter of the Public Banking Institute and we congratulate founder and Chair Ellen Brown, J.D. author of the Public Bank Solution, to which I was honored to write the Foreword, for the great victory in New Jersey! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor  “   Sante Fe Task …

We are Still In Takes Center Stage At Home and Abroad

Greetings from Bonn, where U.S. champions are taking center stage during the two week UN climate talks. The U.S. Climate Action Center has become a hub of activity in Bonn. It’s also been an influential part of the negotiations due to its constant roster of high-level events featuring senators, governors, …

How America Lost It’s Mind

“This article on “How America Went Haywire” may help our friends and colleagues on our global Advisory Board and Judges Panel for our EthicMark® Awards understand what’s going on in my beloved adopted country. It summarizes the thinking of many important voices, many of whose books I have reviewed (see …

Bonn Climate Negotiators Not Prepared to Face Climate Reality

World negotiates response to new climate reality it’s not prepared to face   Here’s this week’s news in a nutshell. There is growing evidence that the planet’s climate is deteriorating. All of the world’s nations—except one—accept that fact and are committed to limiting the damage. Mitigation and adaptation efforts are …