The JUST Report: “The Clock Is Ticking”

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this report from our friends at JUST Capital. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“     “The Clock is Ticking” A deadly heat wave in the Pacific Northwest, fatal flooding in western Europe and China, and reports that the Miami building collapse may have been accelerated by rising sea water …

San Francisco votes for public bank biz plan; Sen. Mike Gravel has passed away

      San Francisco plans for a municipal finance corporation and public bank: Supervisors approve, Mayor signs off   In a major victory for public banking advocates, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on June 15th to establish the San Francisco Reinvestment Working Group tasked with developing business and governance plans for both …

Global Citizen: INEQUALITY!

“Ethical Markets thanks Global Citizens for pointing out that the 3 US billionaires’ space enterprises, which they refer to as “democratizing space”,  are based on their avoiding paying taxes and subsidies from US government programs!   Thus, these PR stunts are promoting a new way of privatizing space travel for the 1%!! …

PERSPECTIVES: What’s With Toyota?

“Ethical Markets fully supports this stand, by our beloved longtime Advisory Board member Rinaldo Brutoco, President of our Partner World Business Academy and co-founder of JUST reports on corporate responsibility.  I too, have been driving a Toyota,  the Prius since their first 2001 model, and had planned to buy my next as …

“Toward a New Economics: A Dialogue with Hazel Henderson”

Hazel Henderson D.Sc.Hon., FRSA is the founder of Ethical Markets Media, LLC and the creator and co-executive producer of its TV series. She is a world-renowned futurist, evolutionary economist, a worldwide syndicatedcolumnist, consultant on sustainable development, and author of The Axiom and Nautilus award-winning book Ethical Markets: Growing the Green Economy …

Reporting Exchange Newsletter – the latest in ESG reporting

It´s official: IIRC and SASB merge In June, the IIRC and SASB unified under one global organization, the Value Reporting Foundation, making their last year´s announcement official. In addition to better aligning the Integrated Reporting Framework and the SASB Standards, they are also committed to work with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation …

MEDIA RELEASE by IOSCO

MEDIA RELEASE International Organization of Securities Commissions Organisation internationale des commissions de valeurs Organização Internacional das Comissões de Valores Organización Internacional de Comisiones de Valores IOSCO/MR/16/2021 Madrid, 28 June 2021 IOSCO elaborates on its vision and expectations for the IFRS Foundation’s work towards a global baseline of investor-focussed sustainability standards …

Poor use of science jeopardises climate lawsuits, finds Oxford University

Press release Existing obstacles to the success of climate-related lawsuits can be overcome with the use of recently-developed lines of scientific evidence, according to a new study from the Oxford Sustainable Law Programme and Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford. Filling the evidentiary gap in climate litigation will publish on …

The net-zero backlash has arrived

“Ethical Markets agrees with our colleague Joel Makower, on the importance of this critique of “net zero” corporate promises by Dr. Jonathan Foley, Executive Director of Drawdown, as well as the report by Corporate Accountability, Global Forest Coalition and Friends of the Earth International, backed by 60 other groups, titled: “THE BIG CON: How …

News release: The Bank of England’s climate-related financial disclosure 2020/21

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this News Release on the Bank of England’s Climate-related report, with much progress!! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”     News release The Bank’s second annual climate disclosure report published today sets out its approach to managing risks from climate change across its operations. The disclosure report covers the Bank’s climate …