CIW update

Jay Owen Beyond GDP

Dear CIW International Advisory Network members,   First, happy spring to all of you. The CIW is certainly out of hibernation. We would like to tell you about our busy month ahead: 1.      We have been working with the Association of Ontario Health Centres (AOHC) through an Ontario Trillium Foundation grant. …

Communities Co-Evolving Toward Resilience

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions

Communities Co-Evolving Toward Resilience By Greg Wendt, CFP, Stakeholders Capital; founder, Green Economy Think Tank “The road from here to sustainable, resilient cities and regions is hardly a straight one — there’s no one-size-fits-all recipe for success. Infrastructure, politics and finances — not to mention the uniqueness of resources, geography …

Restorative Leadership® Institute Honored as ‘Best for Communities’

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions

“Ethical Markets congratulates contributor Seana Steffen for her broad-ranging and important community work.  We are proud to join the Restorative Leadership Institute as a Certified B Corp.”  ~ Rosalinda Sanquiche, editor   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Conni Hinkel +1.440.749.2526 (voice & text) [email protected]     The Restorative Leadership® Institute Honored …

ESG Leaders Awards 2013 at TBLI CONFERENCE EUROPE Sees ESG and Impact Investing Reaching Tipping Point

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE esg Leaders Awards 2013 at TBLI CONFERENCE EUROPE Sees esg and Impact Investing Reaching Tipping Point Amsterdam, 25 November, 2013 TBLI CONFERENCE™, a global ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and impact investing forum for asset owners and managers, presented the ESG Leaders Awards 2013 at …

August 2013 Update of Current Issues on Employment in the US

Jay Owen Beyond GDP

US Employment Quality of Life Indicator in Context – a monthly analysis by Hazel Henderson Update: August, 2013 In July, total non-farm jobs increased by 162,000 while June’s jobs were revised down to 188,000.  May’s was revised from 195,000 to 176,000  This news from the private sector shows the recovery, even if …

Beyond GDP: Robert Manchin, Managing Director of the Gallup Organisation Europe, on measuring well-being and social progress

Jay Owen Beyond GDP

Click here to view this newsletter in your web browser  Interview Quote Spotlight In brief Agenda July 2013 In this edition of the Beyond GDP newsletter: Interview with: Robert Manchin on measuring well-being and social progress Quote from: Robert F. Kennedy (1968) Spotlight on: Strong public support worldwide for going …

CSRwire News Alert – Social Entrepreneurship: Reach vs. Scale … And, Don’t Let Them Tax Wall Street?

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Daily News Alert   How To Make A Million Dollars An Hour, Step 11: Don’t Let Them Tax Wall Street! “Who would have thought that kindly, caring nurses could stand in the way of you making it into the million an hour club?” You want to make a million dollars …

CIW 2012 Update Report

Jay Owen Beyond GDP

Canadian Index of Wellbeing – measuring what matters, February, 22, 2013 The Canadian Index of Wellbeing (CIW) is an idea and a tool. The CIW is a “big idea” that regards wellbeing as encompassing a wide variety of aspects of life, beyond economic measures like Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It …

What if women ruled the world?

Jay Owen The Blog

    What if women ruled the world?   Dee Dee Myers* – Viewpoint, BBC  Not so long ago, the idea that women might rule the world seemed slightly ridiculous – like something out of science fiction. But in an essay to mark International Women’s Day, political analyst and former …

Bankrupting Nature: Denying Our Planetary Boundaries

Ethical Markets Sustainability News, Earth Systems Science

by Anders Wijkman and Johan Rockström, Club of Rome, November 2012 Report suggests measures that could prevent the current depletion of the earth’s finite resources and enable us to enjoy an enhanced quality of life. Bankrupting Nature: Denying Our Planetary Boundaries, by Anders Wijkman and Johan Rockström, a report to …