US Climate Action Center Makes a Splash at COP25, as the Paris Agreement Turns Four

US Climate Action Center at COP25 As this year’s UN climate negotiations wind down, we’ve wrapped up four days of programming featuring American leaders from cities, states, businesses, universities, tribes, youth, and more. As negotiators deliberated over certain rules of the Paris Agreement, and national governments were pressured to reduce …

Financially Advantageous Approaches To Sustain The Ecosystem

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article “Financially Advantageous Approaches to Sustain the Ecosystem” by NASA Chief Scientist Dennis Bushnell, which outlines the best ways forward to accelerate the shift from fossilized industrial sectors to the fully competitive, renewable, highly-efficient circular economies we have tracked in our Green Transition Scoreboard® annually …

The B Team: Why We’re Heading Into a New Year Hopeful

A Note From B Team CEO Halla Tómasdóttir  This year was no doubt one filled with many global challenges to realizing the future we envision at The B Team. Yet, despite these obstacles, we’ve also seen incredible momentum, collective effort and ambitious action toward our vision of an inclusive economy. …

SRI and ESG Investing 2020 Outlook__GreenMoney Dec19

“Ethical Markets is happy to share another great issue of GREEN MONEY JOURNAL, with special thanks to editor Cliff Feigenbaum, for including videos of the two winning ad campaigns of our EthicMark Awards for 2019:  Carrefours, the French supermarket’s “Black Supermarket“ and the NatureNow campaign with Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot, showing how Nature …

COP25: Business unites behind the science

It is critical that policymakers step up and urgently commit to implement the key policies needed to embed climate action into our financial system – Feike Sijbesma CEO of Royal DSM Welcome to the mid-COP25 edition of the We Mean Business coalition newsletter. With progress underway at the summit in …

How “Vote for Paris” can help achieve climate pledges: New report

“Vote for Paris:” the emergence of shareholder resolutions requesting companies to align with climate goals  In a newly released report, “Passing the Baton: Climate-Related Shareholder Resolutions and their Contribution to Investor Climate Pledges,” the 2° Investing Initiative sheds new light on investors’ demands for climate action. See our key findings below: …

2019 – News on TIME BANKING!

“Ethical Markets is always happy to post news on the global movement for time banking, founded by our esteemed Advisory Board member, the legendary Edgar Cahn! See Edgar on our TV show on ways to recognize unpaid volunteer work in our communities at www.ethicalmarkets.tv, distributed globally, and his articles in or …