European banks and pension funds fuel land-grabs in Uganda

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, SRI/ESG News

                                                  Partner of  European banks and pension funds fuel land-grabs in Uganda Palm oil giant Wilmar International linked to community displacement and deforestation Brussels, May 21, 2013 European banks …

Mapping Implications of the Gulf Disaster and a Clean Energy Future

kristy Trendspotting, Earth Systems Science

Mapping Implications of the Gulf Disaster and a Clean Energy Future Ecosystem Services and the Gulf Disaster BP’s massive oil spill jeopardizes the underpinning of economic wealth in the G ulf of Mexico . Ecosystem services form the backbone of the recreation, tourism, and fishing industries, enhance property values along …