Climate Bonds has posted a new item, ‘AfDB’s long-awaited AAA $500m inaugural green bond is sold out’

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

Climate Bonds has posted a new item, ‘AfDB’s long-awaited AAA $500m inaugural green bond is sold out‘ The African Development Bank (AfDB) has just issued the 3 year, USD500 million green bond they flagged over Summer; the deal closed yesterday at 14:30 London time. The bond 10% over-subscribed by the close of the half-day …

CSRwire News Alert – Welcome to “Rugged Collaborationism” + Measuring Business Sustainability With Earth Systems Science

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Sustainability News, Articles by Hazel Henderson

Measuring the Sustainability of Business: From Economism To Earth Systems Science Twenty-five years ago, pictures of our planet taken by NASA showed how our living biosphere captures the daily shower of free photons from the Sun teaching us that we did not need to dig in the Earth’s crust for …

Book Review: Uncivil Liberties by Georgia Kelly

Jay Owen Articles by Hazel Henderson

Foreword to UNCIVIL LIBERTIES By Hazel Henderson, October 2012 UNCIVIL LIBERTIES, edited by Georgia Kelly, Praxis Institute, 2013 I welcome UNCIVIL LIBERTIES as a sobering wake-up call to my beloved adopted country, the USA and its people. We are, I believe, in the midst of a whole-system global transition from …

In Memoriam Lynn Margulis

kristy Earth Systems Science

The world has lost one of the most brilliant scientists in the field of Earth Systems Science. Lynn Margulis, as a biologist extraordinaire, through her many books, explained so much to the aware public: that cooperation was a deep strategy of nature as species co-evolved; that the living biosphere of …

ESC – Club of Rome / Newsflash 99

kristy Global Citizen

CALENDAR Overview of Club of Rome Events ALL OCTOBER EVENTS IN DETAIL Vienna: A Needle Eye as Large as a Camel (Oct 3) Valencia: Past, Present and Future of Nuclear Energy (Oct 3) Barcelona: Evolution of Beliefs and Values (Oct 4) Vienna: Energy Counseling in Virtual Spaces (Oct 13) Ottawa: …