User: flenvcenter Topic: Economics and Jobs-Independent
Category: Economics :: Local Economies
Last updated: Oct 09 2019 15:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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4 simple and collaborative business models to unlock Nigeria’s $1 billion undergrid minigrid market 9.10.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The opportunity to invest is massive, and new ownership models from subcontracting to cooperatives can help communities get in on the action.
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Waste work shift: Inside the structural changes in the global waste sector 5.10.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Informal waste workers have long managed the waste of the South, for whom new forms of collectives offer new hope, while the gig economy threatens to de-formalize waste management in the North.
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The innovation buzz from Stockholm World Water Week 25.9.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
It’s not just about technology, it’s about laws, public policy and social engagement.
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Fab City, the global circular economy movement centered around local makers 18.9.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The organizers are striving to build a platform where virtually anyone can share ideas and best practices about urban design, workforce development, manufacturing, food production and more.
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Opportunity zones could provide major boost for clean energy, sustainable development 14.8.2019 GreenBiz.com
Predictions of $200 to $300 billion investments in the nation’s 8,700+ OZones show the massive opportunity for the private sector.
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Vien Truong: business leaders can catalyze environmental justice reform 22.7.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The best of live interviews from GreenBiz events. This episode: How governments, businesses and NGOs can work together toward environmental equity
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Cooperation vocation: How the Organic Valley embraces sustainability and community 4.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
From wind farms to organic farms, the cooperative is pushing forward against the challenges that farmers face.
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Human rights, access to remedy and stakeholder engagement 17.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Companies have a very real role to play in resolving grievances but are struggling to respond.
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Civic crowdfunding reduces the risk of 'bikelash' 6.6.2019 GreenBiz.com
Want to protect cyclists as bike-sharing and dockless bicycle ventures expand? Seek community input.
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Beyond corporate philanthropy: How steel company ArcelorMittal evolved its community engagement 1.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
With executive director for corporate responsibility Marcy Twete, the company is expanding impact and moving the industry.
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Episode 173: Amplifying local impact, cleantech matchmaking, a 30 Under 30 alumna reflects 24.5.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Warning: This episode contains an abundance of climate-related word puns.
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A tale of two cities, 2030 edition 6.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A great migration forces an existential question for the modern metropolis: how might entrepreneurs upgrade urban living over the next 10 years?
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Indian Country can help solve rural America’s decline 22.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Tribal homelands have an edge for luring tourist dollars and retaining communities.
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An Indigenous Mexican community finds a home in rural Colorado 29.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Culture, traditions and people are moving across borders, powering two economies.
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Across Appalachia, historic coal towns are looking to the outdoor economy for their next act 6.3.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Can recreation and tourism benefit the regional economy and fill a gap left by the declining coal industry — sustainably?
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The connection between diversity, inclusion and corporate responsibility 26.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Imagine what we could do together.
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For partnerships to be sustainable, they must be SMART 25.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Five keys to successful business strategies for public-private partnerships.
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Strength in solutions: Emerging Leaders in sustainability see hope in just, equitable transition 13.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
These individuals are pushing past barriers to fight climate change and pursue sustainable careers.
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5 things to look for in the Green New Deal 6.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
From job losses to carbon taxes to just what clean energy means, anyway, here's what to watch in the new policy proposal.
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Meet John Hancock’s first sustainability director in the United States 24.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The insurance giant has sustainability members in most of its departments, but recently created a global head to steer them all.
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