Canadian Responsible Investment Conference

Jay Owen Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

Follow us on our new social media pages!     May 2014 Canadian Responsible Investment Conference Folks, it’s that time of year again! We are gearing up for one of our best-attended conferences ever. Extended Early Bird prices end May 15th – so get your tickets soon! Check out the conference agenda here. Responsible Investment Week  The RIA is launching Canada’s …

Welcome to the Sharing Spring!

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions, Global Citizen, Sustainability News, Beyond GDP

  APRIL 1, 2014 NEWSLETTER Welcome to the #SharingSpring! Dear Kosmos Friends, Spring is here in New England and we are celebrating with our friends at Shareable.  In the face of today’s enormous challenges, we often hear, ‘yes, but what can I DO?’ This Kosmos Newsletter offers some great options. All kinds …

CIW 2013 achievements and a sneak peak at what’s to come next year

Jay Owen Beyond GDP

Dear CIW International Advisory Network,   At this time of year, we thought we’d reflect on a few of the many CIW 2013 achievements and give you a sneak peak at what’s to come next year:   ·        Growing our data repository at uWaterloo: o   Community Wellbeing Surveys were conducted in Kingston …

Ren21 Newsletter: Renewables 2013 Global Status Report

Jay Owen Resource Efficiency

June 2013 In This Issue – News: REN21 Secretariat – News: EN21 Network – Upcoming Events Add the REN21 Renewables Interactive Map widget to your website to incorporate its renewable energy data search Keep Up with Us Subscribe: Newsletter Facebook Twitter Dear reader, REN21’s June newsletter 2013 reaches you at a moment of exciting and yet …

Represent.Us: Uniting To End Government Corruption

Ethical Markets Community Development Solutions, Sustainability News

The past week blew away my expectations. Our Represent.Us campaign launched last Tuesday to unite left-right-and-center in the fight against government corruption. Since then we’ve reached 250,941 people on Facebook. That blows my mind. But with your help, it’ll be just the beginning. Will you take 1 minute to help …

Tax Evasion: The Real Costs

kristy SRI/ESG News

A publication from Demos’ Taxes Matter Week Tax evasion will cost the U.S. government $305 billion in 2010 and has cost $3 trillion over the past decade. It is a major contributor to budget deficits and the accumulation of national debt since 2001. Tax evasion also costs state treasuries billions …

Japanese Wind Farms Still Powering

kristy Trendspotting

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/ Sunday World, 3-20: * Japanese Wind Farms Still Powering * Europe Looks To 2050 * Big Sun In North Africa * Global Wind Recovery * China’s Solar Greenhouses Saturday Videos, 3-19: * It’s That Time Of Year Again * The Fukushima …