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Ana Navarro, 33, plays with a giant inflatable balloon of planet Earth as she takes to the streets during a protest march marking the first year anniversary of Spain's Indignados (Indignant) movement in Malaga, southern Spain May 12, 2012. Dubbed "los indignados" (the indignant), the movement which spawned similar protests worldwide prepare to occupy Spanish streets for the whole weekend on the first anniversary of the 15M movement in a renewed protest over  government austerity measures, banks, politicians, economic recession, and the highest unemployment in the eurozone.Credit: REUTERS

26 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: The impact of Net Impact

At their recent conference in Minneapolis, we sat down with Liz Maw, CEO of Net Impact, a global organization uniting students and young professionals to create a more sustainable world. Sustainability: There […]

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22 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Pension funds need to move from rhetoric to reality on sustainable investing

By Fiona Reynolds, Managing Director, Principles for Responsible Investment | 24 November 2014 Pension funds should be the ‘masters of the universe’ in the global financial system. After all, they […]

A street lamp is seen in front of the Datong second coal-fired power plant at night on the outskirts of Datong, Shanxi province, in this November 20, 2009 file photo. A new plan to curb global warming risks becoming a battleground between rich and poor nations and could struggle to get off the ground as negotiators battle over the fate of the ailing Kyoto climate pact. To match Analysis CLIMATE-DEAL.Credit: REUTERS

20 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Views on the U.S.- China climate announcement

20 November 2014 There have been a variety of views on the recent announcement of collaboration by the U.S. and China to cap GHG emissions.  Even last night, Secretary-General Ban […]

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17 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: A congress convenes for the planet

Every 10 years, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) convenes a global congress of leaders.  These are politicians, heads of NGOs, conservationists, human-rights activists, bankers, lawyers and c-level […]

Energy saving light bulb is illuminated within a lamp shade in an office in London. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

14 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: How the US can save billions by reducing electricity use

Published in partnership with the   By Rebecca Gasper | 12 Novmeber 2014 A new WRI study finds that there are many “win-win” opportunities for the United States to reduce […]

Many snacks and fast food contain palm oil; Credit ZSL

11 Nov 2014

Release: ZSL launches new online tool to transform palm oil industry

Press Release | 11 November 2014 ZSL launches new online tool to transform palm oil industry Resource will enable financial institutions to assess the transparency of oil palm growers The […]

Activists stand on a banner of a giant 1 trillion dollar bill representing the amount in taxpayer dollars spent yearly by governments on fossil fuel subsidies, in Los Cabos June 18, 2012. Global campaigning organizations Organization Avaaz and unfurled a banner calling on G20 leaders to deliver a new plan to save the planet by shifting nearly $1 trillion spent each year on fossil subsidies to renewable energy and sustainable development, according to a news release.Credit: REUTERS

11 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: G20 and greening global finance

By Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) | 11 November 2014 This year’s G20 annual meeting, which will take place in Brisbane, […]

A farmer harvests wheat on Miet Radie farm at El-Kalubia governorate, about 60 km (37 miles) northeast of Cairo May 8, 2012. Credit: REUTERS

9 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: How the middle east can help feed the world

By M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General of Bioversity International, and Marie Haga,  Executive Director of the Global Crop Diversity Trust | 10 November 2014 It was in the Middle East, […]

The BHP Billiton Mt Whaleback iron ore mine, in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia, is seen in this file aerial handout photograph obtained on February 10, 2010. Mining and petroleum company BHP Billiton is set to report a rise in quarterly output from its petroleum division after producing more gas in the United States in response to higher prices. BHP will release March quarter production data on April 17, 2013.Credit: REUTERS

5 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Business, conservation must find common ground

Janos Pasztor, Acting Executive Director, Conservation at WWF International | 5 November 2014 WWF released the 2014 edition of the Living Planet Report a few weeks back, and the news […]

Pedestrians are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo March 5, 2013. The Nikkei average ended at a new 4-1/2 year high on Tuesday as confirmation hearings for Bank of Japan leadership nominees buoyed sentiment, but gains were trimmed in late trade on profit-taking in recent gainers like financials and exporters. The Nikkei gained 0.3 percent to 11,683.45, its highest closing level since September 2008. At one point, it rose as high as 11,779.42, also its highest level since September 2008.Credit: REUTERS

4 Nov 2014

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Investing in equality, the potential of boardroom diversity

By Debra Walton, Chief Content Officer, Thomson Reuters | 4 November 2014 Thomson Reuters recently hosted a panel presented by the Women’s Bond Club called “Trading on Diversity: New Investment […]

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