SDG Update – 20 July 2021

  HLPF Alert     HLPF Discusses 42 VNRs, Stumbling Blocks to 2030 Agenda The VNR presentations underscored that governments “have not given up” on the SDGs amid setbacks. Read       Expanded View of Wealth Can Inform COVID Recovery: HLPF Side Event Comprehensive measurement captures SDG progress better than …

Future Capital Conversations: ‘Greenwashing’ – The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

“Don’t miss Erika Karp, CEO of Cornerstone Capital in this webinar analyzing all the issues around Greenwashing!! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor “     Greenwashing – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly July 14, 2021 This Future Capital Conversation will focus on greenwashing from both investor and company perspectives. The term is often …

European Commission’s Sustainable Finance Strategy Welcomed

    Market participants have welcomed the European Commission’s new sustainable finance strategy and green bond proposal for closing gaps from the original plan in 2018. Commissioner Mairead McGuinness said in a press conference that there are four pillars to the strategy – transition, inclusiveness, resilience and the global perspective. …

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 …

Facebook launches Bulletin, its Substack challenger

“Thanks to CJR, we see yet another effort by Facebook to compete with Substack and capture new users by offering a “free” service! Let’s hear from Tristan Harris and Roger MacAfree on this! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“     Facebook launches Bulletin, its Substack challenger By Mathew Ingram Three months ago, Facebook announced that …

“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 …

Intelligence Brief: The great reskill, advertising togetherness and more

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all the good news for Wunderman Thompson Intelligence!  Expanding the role of marketing and advertising to raise the bar on all media content is our goal in our EthicMark® Awards for Communications Uplifting the Human Spirit & Society, see  our decade of winning campaigns and our global Judges …