CSRwire: Challenging Traditional Finance: Mapping The Transition To Sustainability

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Challenging Traditional Finance: Mapping The Transition To Sustainability A whole-system global transition is underway and accelerating as human activities encounter planetary boundaries. Globalization of our technologies of transportation and communication are unleashing disruptive business models while changing demographics and new political forces are now clashing with incumbent industries and elites. …

Press Release: RBS sustainability report shows deliberate manipulation of truth by the state-owned bank

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

  Member of RBS sustainability report shows deliberate manipulation of truth by the state-owned bank Tuesday 16th April 2013 Press Release Commenting on an RBS sustainability report published last week (10th April 2013), Paul Daly, Corporate Accountability Campaigner, Friends of the Earth Scotland, said: “One third of RBS energy lending …

Launch of the Global Futures Intelligence System and the 2012 State of the Future report

Jay Owen Trendspotting, Earth Systems Science

Launch of the Global Futures Intelligence System and the 2012 State of the Future report January 16, 2013 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm Webcast Available Watch Event Speakers Please click here to view the webcast.  The Global Futures Intelligence System (GFIS) is the next generation interactive technology to support those exploring global change and potential …

Asia-Pacific Foresight Conference ‘Imagine, Innovate, Inspire’ Perth, Australia. November 16-18, 2012

kristy Community Development Solutions

Asia-Pacific Foresight Conference ‘Imagine, Innovate, Inspire’ Perth, Australia. November 16-18, 2012 The Asia-Pacific Foresight Conference 2012, in Perth Australia, intends to be a multi experiential and an in-depth immersion into pressing challenges the region and the world face, as well as an inspiring look into the potential for making a …

Latest FFD-Africa newsletter on Foresight and the Economy

kristy Trendspotting

Foresight and the Economy The future of economies is a source of great uncertainty and concern globally. How will Africa engage with the questions, opportunities and challenges, and how can the continent adapt to unfolding futures? What will the implications be? How can Africa move forward and become economically stronger …