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21st-Century Enterprise: Smart, Lightweight, Adaptive

For a long time, talk about environmentally sustainable business practices triggered one or another stereotypical retort about how enterprise cannot thrive if asked to live by such standards. 989 more words

Building The Green Economy

The Climate Opportunity Report

The first high-level dialogue in the series Accelerating Progress, Advancing Innovation identified key areas of action and emerging pools of demand that make action to counter the “inconvenient truth” of global climate disruption “a convenient opportunity”. 224 more words

Climate Solutions

Macrocritical Value Generation: The Roots of Future Opportunity

Historically, when observers to the Bretton Woods institutions would raise issues of macrocritical value distortion, they were generally told “That’s not our business.” The common practice was to treat environmental damage, the degradation of basic rights, limited access to education, as “unquantifiables” or as “social issues”. 601 more words

Human Scale Economics

An Evolving Biochemical Technicolor Bird's Nest

We need to think of economics as something much wider and more diverse than the 2-dimensional graphs we are so used to. Economists, investors and political leaders routinely push us to believe economic progress means expansion over time. 639 more words

Human Scale Economics

A Global Coalition Mapping & Motivating Decarbonization

by Joseph Robertson
Published in The Guardian on April 25, 2016

Would it surprise you to learn that governments, oil companies, NGOs and major investors are coming together to map—and to motivate—the decarbonization of the global economy? 806 more words

Climate Solutions

Honoring Humanity in the Heat & Light of Networked Networks

When galaxies collide, tens of billions of stars pass close enough to each other that the immense gravitational fields encompassing entire solar systems push and pull on each other, tempting planets to change orbit; few stars or planets actually collide. 630 more words

Access2good

ACCESS to GOOD


The ACCESS to GOOD Project is an open, collaborative, ongoing reporting process, aiming to identify observable levers of action for adding value, momentum, and scope to investments in climate action and resilient human development. 918 more words

Climate Solutions