Brazil can lead Sustainable Development Goals

We are honored  to post  this interview  with Olav Kjorven  Assistant  Secretary – General of the United Nations, by Henrique Andrade Camargo, of  our Affiliate  MERCADO ETICO  in Sao Paulo, Brazil. We agree that RIO + 20  was an advance in reintegrating human knowledge and action  and that Brazil will …

Press release for BSEC and BWEC

Press Release – 6 May 2013 Press Invited to Learn About Barriers to Wind and Solar Energy in Brazil Barriers to the expansion of wind and solar energy in Brazil will be debated on 27 and 28 May in São Paulo, Brazil. State Governors, federal authorities from Brazil and board …

Solar Maghreb May 21-22 2013

        March 2013 World Biofuels Markets, Rotterdam, The Netherlands: 12-14 March 2013 Bio-Based Chemicals, Rotterdam, The Netherlands: 13-14 March 2013   May 2013 World Biomass Markets, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: 16-17 May 2013 Solar Maghreb, Rabat , Morocco: 21-22 May 2013 Wind Maghreb, Rabat, Morocco: 21-22 May 2013 …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Sonia Favaretto

An interview from Emerging Markets ESG Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Sonia Favaretto, Sustainability Officer, BM&FBOVESPA, Sao Paulo, Brazil – February 3, 2012 By Geoffrey on February 3, 2012 Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview features a …

FOCUS: The Capitalist Network That Runs the World

An important  analysis by  Systems Design Group at ETH Research, Zurich,thanks to our Advisory Board member Rosa Alegria in Sao Paulo,Brazil , Hazel Henderson, Editor s protests against financial power sweep the world this week, science may have confirmed the protesters’ worst fears. An analysis of the relationships between 43,000 transnational corporations has identified a …

2011 Global Roundtable now carbon neutral with new Green sponsor

A publication from UNEP UNEP FI and the African insurance industry took the first steps of a global journey to develop sustainability principles for the insurance industry at the regional consultation meeting for Africa in mid-March. Over 70 senior executives from the African insurance industry and its stakeholders attended the …

Principles for Sustainable Insurance consultation takes off from Africa

A newsletter from UNEP UNEP FI and the African insurance industry took the first steps of a global journey to develop sustainability principles for the insurance industry at the regional consultation meeting for Africa in mid-March. Over 70 senior executives from the African insurance industry and its stakeholders attended the …

Principles for Sustainable Insurance consultation takes off from Africa

A newsletters from UNEP Finance Initiative UNEP FI and the African insurance industry took the first steps of a global journey to develop sustainability principles for the insurance industry at the regional consultation meeting for Africa in mid-March. Over 70 senior executives from the African insurance industry and its stakeholders …

State of the Union in the United States: Obama calls for 80 percent clean energy by 2035

Hydro Headlines State of the Union in the United States: Obama calls for 80 percent clean energy by 2035 WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama puts clean energy front and center on the agenda of the American government – calling for an 80 percent clean energy target by 2035. …