Rio + 20 Newsletter: The future working people want

Ethical Markets SRI/ESG News, Global Citizen, Sustainability News

This is the fourth in a series of messages we will be sending to keep you up to date on the plans we have put together for the upcoming UN Conference on Sustainable Development – Rio+20, as well as our own associated event – The Trade Union Assembly on Labour …

Pascal Lamy on the Future of Capitalism

kristy Trendspotting

March 13, 2012 Pascal Lamy on the Future of Capitalism Dramatically higher income inequality. Unsustainably high unemployment. A financial system unmoored from its macroeconomic foundations. Repairing these three failures will be essential to the future of capitalism and the market economy. This will require putting an end to the underinvestment …

Un’s Global Report On Youth Highlights Rising Concerns Over Lack Of Job Prospects

kristy Reforming Global Finance

UN’S GLOBAL REPORT ON YOUTH HIGHLIGHTS RISING CONCERNS OVER LACK OF JOB PROSPECTS New York, Feb 6 2012 2:05PM A lack of job opportunities, inadequate education, vulnerable working conditions and insufficient government investment are some of the main concerns of young people around the world, according to a United Nations …

Warren Buffett’s $5.4 Billion Wind Energy Play

kristy Greentech

A publication from Energy and Capital Two of the principals of Ethical Markets Media are long Western Wind. Warren Buffett’s $5.4 Billion Wind Energy Play By Jeff Siegel | Monday, March 7th, 2011 “Money will always flow toward opportunity, and there is an abundance of that in America.” These are …