WHO WILL FEED CHINA?

Jay Owen Sustainability News, Earth Systems Science

WHO WILL FEED CHINA? www.earth-policy.org/blog/who_will_feed_china Earth Policy Release September 24, 2014 Twenty years ago, Lester Brown published an article in World Watch magazine entitled “Who Will Feed China?” A year later, he followed with a book of the same name. The article and book generated an enormous outcry from China …

Greetings from the Secretariat of the Global Citizens’ Forum on Sustainable Development!!

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance

Dear Friends, Greetings from the Secretariat of the Global Citizens’ Forum on Sustainable Development!! GCFSD is hosting 2 side events on the role of civil society in participatory monitoring for the post-2015 development agenda. The details are as follows: Date:  September 20, 2014 Time:  10:00am-1:00pm Venue:  New York Academy of …

[HIP] 3 Ways to Reduce Risk in Your Portfolio; HIP100’s 4th Birthday; Illuminating Events

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

    IN THIS ISSUE: I. Building a Forward-Looking Portfolio and a Better World; 4 Years of the HIP100:  The HIP100 Portfolio now has a 4-year track record. See how a HIP-weighted approach can add resiliency, increase positive benefit for society and seek to realize your goals for potential impact + …

Hip Investor: Going Fossil-Free, a How-To Guide in PDF — and webinar

Jay Owen Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

    IN THIS ISSUE: I. Going Fossil-Free, a How-To Guide in PDF — and webinar:  In partnership with 350.org, HIP co-authored Resilient Portfolios & Fossil-Free Pensions, showing city and states how to go fossil-free;  join us Weds, 6/19 for a collaborative webinar II. Federal Reserve Supports Investing for Impact: The Federal Reserve of …

WRI Digest: 3 Needs For A Sustainable Food Future, Bonn Climate Talks

Jay Owen Sustainability News

  WRI Digest The Great Balancing Act: 3 Needs For A Sustainable Food Future. How can the world feed more than 9 billion people by 2050 in a manner that advances economic development and reduces pressure on the environment? Answering it requires a “great balancing act” of three needs – all …