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2017: Our Financial Interconnectedness is the Big Story

From Humanity to Personal Finance
Article

by Don Shaffer, president and CEO of RSF Social Finance

In 2017, we’ll hear a deafening roar from investors: 

• “Are screened mutual funds the best I can do?”

• “Why is my ESG portfolio filled with technology and big bank stocks?”

• “Can you please find me more direct investments?”

We’ll hear the following demands:

Understanding and Scaling the Impact of Design

The Measured Summit: Measuring the Impact of Social Design on Human Health
Press Release

Does human centered design lead to better health outcomes?
Does it make patients smarter and more informed?
Can it make health care companies more innovative and successful?
Can it improve delivery of products and services?
Come find out.

You should come because you’ll leave with:

Learn About Generation's Impact on Young People

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Our Impact

Launched in 2015, Generation is committed not only to achieving the greatest impact we can, but also to sharing what we're learning and doing.

Overview

  • Countries: 5

  • Graduates: 8,000+

  • Cities: 24

  • Sites: 53

Key Stats

  • 54% of our graduates are female

  • 1/3 of all graduates have children

  • 2-6X more income per student ($10M in cumulative salaries)

Let’s Implement the Paris Agreement Before the Flood!

Article

 

Originally posted Huffington Post

By Michael Bloomberg, Anne Hidalgo, Eduardo Paes

Our cities are on the frontline of the climate change crisis. Rising sea levels threaten millions of citizens with flooding, while colder winters and hotter summers take their toll on the most vulnerable in our cities. The noxious emissions from vehicles passing through our city centres pollute the air that our children breathe.

Latinos Are Transforming Industry, but Much Better Representation Is Needed

Blog

Originally posted on Bloomberg.com

Wielding an astonishing $1.5 trillion of annual purchasing power, Latinos are profoundly reshaping U.S. consumer trends.

Yet, according to a panel of successful Latina women at a recent Bloomberg Hispanic Heritage Month event in New York, much remains to be done to improve their influence and growth in the workforce.

2015 Bloomberg Impact Report Update

Blog

Posted on bloomberg.com

The following post is from our founder Mike Bloomberg which originally appeared in the 2015 Bloomberg Impact Report.

Join the ‘Sustainable Business’ Debate and Leave Your Carbon Footprint at the Door!

The Crystal, London – 12th May 2016
Article

The National CSR Awards will be running a full day CSR & Sustainability Conference which boasts an outstanding range of expert speakers representing the breadth and depth of business responsibility. Join us to recognise the leaders and challenge the laggards. We will learn hard truths about the scale of the challenges as well as innovative and unprecedented opportunities for real change.

Award Entries Booming for National CSR Awards 2016

Press Release

March 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - With the entry deadline less than 2 weeks away the National CSR Awards (NCSRA) are heading for a record number of entries with over 300 site visits per day and over 75 companies having registered their interest or already entered; a 200% increase on the inaugural Awards last year.

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