High-level meeting to discuss potential solutions for transforming cities

Jay Owen Sustainability News

  For immediate release: Tuesday, August 27 2013     High-level meeting to discuss potential solutions for transforming cities   A series of high-level events addressing some of the world’s most critical challenges is being kicked off today with a meeting devoted to the transformation of cities. Organised with the participation …

THE FUTURIST: How to Make a Mind

Jay Owen Trendspotting

February 2013 • Special Check out The March-April issue of THE FUTURIST magazine! How to Make a Mind By Ray Kurzweil Can nonbiological brains have real minds of their own? In this article, drawn from his latest book, futurist/inventor Ray Kurzweil describes the future of intelligence—artificial and otherwise.Read more.   …

Will Sandy Trigger Our Great Transformation?

Ethical Markets Sustainability News, Trendspotting

In The Future of Finance two weeks ago, the Capital Institute’s John Fullerton explained how our response to Sandy will come in two phases.  Today, he expands on Phase Two in a new post, which originally appeared on The Guardian Sustainable Business blog. We are now a couple of weeks …

Investment & Pensions Asia – Weekly Bulletin

kristy SRI/ESG News

Dear Hazel Henderson, Institutions Shift to Higher Yielding Assets by Richard Newell – Fidelity report shows investors favour investment-grade bonds and high-dividend equities which are perceived to offer a better trade-off between income and risk 10/08/12 BNY Mellon names new Head of Investment Strategy for Asia Latest News From the …

iLead|iServe Theme Looks At Value and Impact of Involvement

kristy SRI/ESG News

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** May 26, 2011 Contact: Muriel Cooper (202) 263-2829 [email protected] CBCF ANNOUNCES 41st ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE iLead|iServe Theme Looks At Value and Impact of Involvement WASHINGTON -Do you lead or serve? Maybe you perform a combination of both? Around the country, citizens will be able to explore this …

The Canadian Centre for Community Renewal

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The Canadian Centre for Community Renewal is committed to crafting solutions and adaptations to the critical challenges stemming from climate change and peak oil. Our priority is to work with communities to increase their resilience, especially their capacity to equitably meet their needs for food, energy, finance, and shelter. We …