TBLI CONFERENCE™

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  TBLI CONFERENCE™ consists of two annual conferences, two-day events featuring global networking and learning on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Impact Investing. TBLI was founded by Ethical Markets Advisory Board member Robert Rubinstein. TBLI CONFERENCE is the leading global gathering for asset owners/managers on sustainable investment. www.tbliconference.com   …

EU needs 2030 greenhouse gas target – Oettinger

kristy Green Prosperity

EU needs 2030 greenhouse gas target – Oettinger A ‘realistic’ legally binding target to cut greenhouse gas emissions needs to be agreed for 2030 if the EU is to achieve its ambitious aim of zero emissions by 2050, the EU energy commissioner Günther Oettinger said today as he launched the …

May NEN Newsletter

kristy Sustainability News

May 2011 Sustainable Community Development Steve Dubb from the Democracy Collaborative interviews Jon Emmeus David, co-founder of Burlington Associates in Community Development and Dean of the National Community Land Trust Academy. Slow Money NYC held its first Entrepreneur Showcase presenting panels featuring sustainable agriculture enterprises and sustainable investment vehicles to …

Un And United States Launch Plan Tap Emigrants’ Resources To Boost

kristy SRI/ESG News

UN AND UNITED STATES LAUNCH PLAN TAP EMIGRANTS’ RESOURCES TO BOOST AGRICULTURE New York, May 17 2011 6:05PM The United Nations entity tasked with supporting rural development and the United States State Department today launched an <“http://www.ifad.org/media/press/2011/35.htm“>initiative to help tap the resources of emigrant communities for investment in agriculture in …

Ontario leads on sustainable investment of pension funds

kristy SRI/ESG News

An article from CNW TORONTO, March 29 /CNW/ – In the wake of the global financial crisis, Ontario has taken a bold step to lead the way on sustainable investment of pension funds. In a first for North America, the province will require pension plans to report to regulators on …

Global Sustainable Investment Organizations Hold First International Strategic Meeting

Ethical Markets Reforming Global Finance

Washington, D.C. March 18, 2011 — In early March, the leaders of sustainable and responsible investment associations around the world gathered for an unprecedented two-day strategic summit meeting in New York City. The seven representatives of major financial hubs and regions included the Social Investment Organization (Canada), Social Investment Forum …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Matt Christensen

kristy SRI/ESG News

A publication from Emerging Markets ESG Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Matt Christensen, Executive Director, Eurosif – March 4, 2011 By Geoffrey on March 4, 2011 Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview features a practitioner’s insights about …

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Dr. Nelmara Arbex to Speak @ Integrated Reporting Conf., London, 3.25

kristy Global Citizen

Conference to drive discussion on non-financial reporting on an international basis (Justmeans.com) March 3, 2011 – New York, NY – Justmeans is proud to announce the participation of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) at the Integrated Reporting and Measuring Sustainability Conference on March 25 in London, that will bring together …

Sustainability in Emerging Markets: Trends and Case Studies

kristy SRI/ESG News

Inrate is pleased to invite you to the Sustainability Breakfast in Zurich. The event will take place on Tuesday, December 7, and will take up the topic “Emerging Markets”. By the end of November, Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment Forum, is going to publish a report on sustainable investments in …