U.N.’s Water Agenda at Risk of Being Hijacked by Big Business

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Trendspotting, Sustainability Research Group

  U.N.’s Water Agenda at Risk of Being Hijacked by Big Business   By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Feb 11 2013 (IPS) – Amidst growing new threats of potential conflicts over fast-dwindling water resources in the world’s arid regions, the United Nations will commemorate 2013 as the International Year of …

PR: Sustainable Foods Summit Calls for Greater Supply Chain Efficiencies

Jay Owen Earth Systems Science, Sustainability Research Group

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release February 6th 2013 Sustainable Foods Summit Calls for Greater Supply Chain Efficiencies London – The 3rd North American edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit (www.sustainablefoodssummit.com) was hosted in San Francisco on Jan 22-23rd. Improve efficiencies in food supply chains was the resounding message from the …

Accelerate sustainability results across the value chain

Jay Owen Sustainability Research Group

Accelerate sustainability results across the value chain Dear BusinessGreen Reader The world is locked in a constant cycle of production and consumption-and the environment can no longer keep up. Water, fossil fuels, metals, arable land: nearly every natural resource is now at risk. Business and societal risks associated with use …

Glimpses of sane economics

Ethical Markets Sustainability Research Group, The Blog

Guest blog by Brian Landever, member of the Ethical Markets Reseach Sustainability Group, March 16, 2010 Is it clear what the problem is with unregulated capitalism? It boils down to undignified suffering and destruction of communities.

How to Embed Corporate Responsibility Across Different Parts of Your Company, Ethical Corporation 2009

Ethical Markets Sustainability Research Group, Books and Reviews, The Blog

This report from Ethical Corporation provides specific guidance on incorporating corporate responsibility at all levels within a corporation, whether it be procurement, human resources, communications and marketing, finance and accounting, or facilities, logistics and operations.  The report includes findings from in-depth interviews with senior managers in companies across many sectors, …

Become a Certified CSR – Sustainability Practitioner

Ethical Markets Sustainability Research Group

We would like to inform you that CSE’s IEMA Approved Workshop Become a Certified CR Practitioner, the first course internationally offering accredited certification on Corporate Responsibility, will take place on 9-10 February 2010, in Chicago, IL. The workshop has been successfully implemented in Europe, Middle East and USA having certified …

Sustainability Research Group

Ethical Markets Sustainability Research Group

Welcome to the Sustainability Research Group hosted by Ethical Markets Media, a portal connecting recent graduates and students from interdisciplinary programs in sustainability with experienced practitioners in the field. Click here to the web site… Fat Albert dvd Terms of Endearment buy Killer Pad movie Robinson Crusoe on Mars buy Friday the …