Tagged - climate change

Flood damage in Manila, Philippines 2012. Photo: AusAID

SKOLL 2021: 'Climate is a people problem'

Gina McCarthy, Mary Robinson and other leading women in the fight against climate change emphasise at the Skoll World Forum that scientific solutions alone are not enough – people’s needs must be considered too.

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Al Gore backs B-Corps for purpose-led capitalism

Speaking at a panel talk at the British Academy’s Future of the Corporation conference, the former US vice president said the move towards sustainability was real and public and private sectors should work together to move forward.
 

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Short n Sweet: 24 October 2019

Bite-sized stories this week: the future 'S&P 500 index of social impact'; a new barista training academy; fundraising ambitions for a vulnerable housing fund; and community energy awards.

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Short ’n’ Sweet: 12 September 2019

Bite-sized stories selected from your social enterprise and impact investing news releases. This week: new declarations of a climate emergency, Big Issue goes contactless, Social Investment Scotland reveals annual figures, and more.