“COOPETITION”: A RADICAL APPROACH TO SUSTAINABILITY

Future 500 Newsletter September 2014 Stakeholder Engagement Experts, Aligning Power with Purpose “Coopetition”: A radical approach to sustainability  As the world faces daunting social and environmental challenges, brands must not only be ready to react, but anticipate what’s on the horizon. The Transition500 Alliance, of which Future 500 is a founding member, …

GREENER INFORMATION AGE TRANSFORMING ENERGY, FINANCE AND OUR FUTURE

By Hazel Henderson © 2014 Much has been written about the disruptive shifts in many industrial sectors, from retailing, publishing, manufacturing, entertainment, medicine, law, architecture, transport and public services caused by computers, automation and the digital revolution. Since the robotization of automobile production in the 1960s, debates have raged over …

Other News: Financial reform: Call to arms

Financial reform: Call to arms   By Martin Wolf – Financial Times   Post-crisis efforts to bolster economies and create safer banks have only preserved a flawed system   The financial crises and the years of economic malaise that followed represent profound failures of the economy and of policy. Above …

Even the Council on Foreign Relations Is Saying It: Time to Rain Money on Main Street

Posted on September 1, 2014 by Ellen Brown You can always count on Americans to do the right thing, after they’ve tried everything else.                      —Winston Churchill When an article appears in Foreign Affairs, the mouthpiece of the policy-setting Council on Foreign Relations, recommending …

Green Bonds Add to $5.7 Trillion Privately Invested in the Green Economy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Green Bonds Add to $5.7 Trillion Privately Invested in the Green Economy Saint Augustine, FL, September 1, 2014 ~ The first two quarters of 2014 show the Green Transition Scoreboard® (GTS) at $5.7 trillion in private investments and commitments since 2007. This confirms the green economy is …

Voices from Delaware Are Speaking Out Against Anonymous Company Ownership

August 27, 2014 Latest GFI Blogs Voices from Delaware Are Speaking Out Against Anonymous Company Ownership China’s Corrupt Economic Fugitives are Finding a Home in the U.S. Messi and the International Impunity System Join Us for Our Upcoming Conference on Illicit Financial Flows in Brazil  Illicit Finance Journalism Programme Lauches …

Club of Rome Newsflash 122

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash122.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL – Berlin: Climate Engineering Conference (18.-21.8.2014)– Hanover: Decoupling (27.-29.8.2014)– Mexcio City: Annual Conference of the Club of Rome (16.-18.10.2014)– New Delhi: Securing Food for All …

Criterion and Gender Lens Investing

  Dear friends, It was just over five years ago when Criterion began building the field of gender lens investing. Since then, we have worked with so many of you to create the reality of billions of dollars invested intentionally with a gender lens. Suzanne Biegel, Sarah Kaplan, and I …

Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,Newsflash No 122 presents information about Club of Rome events, initiatives and about publications by members:http://www.clubofrome.net/news/newsflash122.htmlBest regardsThomas SchauerContents:CALENDAR OF EVENTSFUTURE EVENTS IN DETAIL – Berlin: Climate Engineering Conference (18.-21.8.2014)– Hanover: Decoupling (27.-29.8.2014)– Mexcio City: Annual Conference of the Club of Rome (16.-18.10.2014)– New Delhi: Securing Food for All …