EMAGAZINE: The Global Girl Tipping Point

Jay Owen Global Citizen

We at Ethical Markets  salute Malala  and  support the campaign for education for all children! –   Hazel Henderson, Editor Donate | Subscribe EMAGAZINE: The Global Girl Tipping Point          JULY 2013 In October 2012, the Taliban attempted to assassinate 15-year-old Pakistani girls education activist Malala Yousafzai. In response, the …

World Pulse: Your Voices Were Heard!

Jay Owen Global Citizen

US Appoints Special Envoy to DRC View this email in your browser Donate | Subscribe We did it! Congolese Women Influence US Foreign Policy Your Voices Were Heard! In January, World Pulse and the Maman Shujaa Hero Women of the Democratic Republic of Congo asked you to sign a petition calling for …

Reworking Finance to Serve People and the Environment

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Reworking Finance to Serve People and the Environment   By Silvia Giannelli FLORENCE, May 21 2013 (IPS) – The wake of the global financial crisis, as many national governments in Europe cut back on services to citizens and used public money to rescue banks, taught many people a valuable lesson. “Nowadays …

Energy Self-Reliant States Weekly: A Local Solar Energy Standard for Minnesota

Jay Owen Resource Efficiency

Here’s a short presentation about a Minnesota 10% solar energy standard coming up soon for discussion in the state legislature, with a financing mechanism that looks a lot like a CLEAN Program.  Greentechmedia also has an article about the proposed legislation (I was the primary source). Sincerely, John A Local Solar Energy Standard for …

Focus on the Global South Position Paper on Climate Change

Ethical Markets Reforming Global Finance, Sustainability News

The economic crisis, emanating from the world’s economic and political centres—Europe and the US—and the global environmental crisis resulting from climate change and aggravations caused by big business, government policies and international financial institutions have not daunted peoples and societies.  On the contrary, these crises have further emboldened people’s organizations …

Inside the Pulse: RETURN FROM EAST AFRICA

kristy SRI/ESG News, The Power of Yin

INSIDE THE PULSE The “Behind The Scenes” update for our intimate community of board, staff, and supporters. A MESSAGE FROM OUR FOUNDER Dear Hazel, The Pulse of Spring is buzzing across the World Pulse network with our recent return from East Africa, fresh partnerships, new team members, groundbreaking voices from …