The Future Path of Capital Formation

NowStreet Infographic JOIN US AT UPCOMING EVENTS! Crowdfunding Shark Attack Where crowdfunding experts (“sharks”) provide entrepreneurs (“bait”) with the tools necessary to successfully crowdfund their business ATLANTA April 18, 2013 REGISTER HERE   Capitalize on Financial Innovation Sign up for NowStreet’s Free Webinar Channel! Our next webinar, “Preparing Issuers for equity-based Crowdfunding” will drill …

Civic App Turning Residents into Agents of change

From The Ground Up How a civic app is turning city residents into agents of change By Kristine Wong Communities across the U.S. are collapsing the gap between needed services and civic improvements through an innovative citizen-to-city communications system. …Read More Why we should enable the autocatalytic city By Benjamin …

March news from Calvert Foundation

BLOG FLICKR® FACEBOOK© TWITTER™ It’s a win-win. Earn a financial return while lifting families out of poverty. Empowering Investors to Empower Communities MARCH 2013 Dear Friends, Last Friday was International Women’s Day, a day of celebration of the economic, political and social achievements of women around the world. At Calvert …

OECD Green Growth Newsletter December 2012

OECD Green Growth Newsletter Issue 17 December 2012 Issue Seventeen Contents   Follow-up to the GG-SD Forum 2012 Focus on science & technology Green Growth Knowledge Platform update Green Growth Studies: Linking renewable energy to rural development Recent events Recent publications Upcoming events       The OECD Green Growth …

Impact Investing in Asia: Judging Ventures & MBAs

IN THIS ISSUE: I. Impact Investments in Asia: Global ventures competing at GSVC; impact investing in Hong Kong emerging as a positive force for good II. New Metrics of Business Value: Surprising value from sustainability – for your CFO, CEO and teams III. Impact Investing – Academic Reports: Professors from …

New Study Reveals Serious Flaws In OECD’s Tax Evasion Crackdown

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 From the Task Force Blog: New Study Reveals Serious Flaws In OECD’s Tax Evasion Crackdown GFI’s Heather Lowe To Speak On FCPA Panel At Georgetown University, And Other Upcoming Events A Setback In Fighting Tax Avoidance In India: Vodafone Vs. Union Of India Newly Published: The …

Social Enterprise Associates – Newsletter – April 2011

ENTERPRISE IN ACTION NEWSLETTER April 2011 – Issue #: 22 Latest News We’re fresh back from the William James Foundation’s 8th Annual Gathering! Included in the excitement was the naming of the 2011 Entrant Recruitment Award after Drew Tulchin of Social Enterprise Associates, which went to The Social Venture Network. …

Rio+20: Making it Happen

Dear Colleagues, Please find attached Volume 2, Issue 6 of our biweekly newsletter Rio+20: Making it Happen, dedicated to the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, which is now available online and will also be sent to subscribers. This is a special issue focusing on one of the two themes of …

UNIDO, Republic of Korea Collaborate on Green Growth and Low-Carbon Industrial Development

A newsletter from UNCSD 22_March_2011: The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Ministry of Knowledge Economy of the Republic of Korea have signed an agreement to strengthen cooperation and identify joint projects and activities in the fields of green growth technology and low-carbon industrial development. continued… UNCSD Newsletter Highlights …