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Foreign ministers, U.N. reps and nonprofit leaders come together during the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) on Tuesday to discuss sustainable agriculture.

Lima-Paris Action Agenda at COP21: Catalyzing Sustainable Agriculture

Governments and food and agriculture organizations joined on Tuesday at the Lima-Paris Action Agenda Focus on Agriculture at COP21 with a unified goal: to respond to the urgent climate challenges facing agriculture.

Presidents Obama and Hollande pay respects to victims of terrorist attach, but vow for action on climate at opening of COP21

NGOs React to Obama’s Speech at the Opening of COP21

Obama’s opening address at COP21 reinforces momentum for a global climate deal.


COP Out: What if There’s No Climate Deal in Paris?

Before we get ahead of ourselves theorizing how we move forward in case of failure in Paris, we should first ask what success looks like.

Floyd Johnson, the founder and CEO of Ohio Against the World, is on a mission to “feed the streets” and bring fresh, healthy, organic food to local communities.

Fixing Food Deserts from the Ground Up

Food deserts, vast expanses of urban and rural areas that are void of fresh fruit and veggies, are a growing epidemic — affecting more than 23.5 million people nationwide.


Google Buses Symbolize A Tale of Two Cities

Coined “Google buses,” the long-haul commuter shuttles (most operated by third-party vendors) transport Google, Facebook, Apple, Yahoo and other tech employees day-in and day-out. But not everyone in the Bay Area is happy about their use of public infrastructure.

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Deep Decarbonization Study Reveals Multiple Pathways to Carbon Goal

Dr. Dan Lashof, chief operating officer of NextGen Climate America, one of the sponsors of the research, said: “This is by far the most rigorous and detailed study of what it will take to achieve a transition to clean energy in the United States.”


To Attract Millennial Money, Corporate Social Responsibility is More Important Than Ever

With 67 percent of millennials considering their investments as expressions of their social, political and environmental values, it’s clear who is driving this growth.

Inside Corporate Social Responsibility

CSR is a business outlook that acknowledges responsibilities to stakeholders beyond shareholders, including suppliers, customers, and employees.

The Social Responsibility of Business

Ever since Milton Friedman famously proclaimed “The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase its Profits” pundits have pondered whether his purist interpretation was really the only way.Must the word ‘profit’ always refer only to money ?

New Economics

Here we explore efforts to remake business economies and incorporate social and environmental benefit into a company's DNA. Topics include: Conscious Capitalism, Social Enterprise, B-Corps, Circular Economy, Sharing Economy

The ROI of Sustainability

When it comes time to extend programs beyond the basics, it can be hard to justify the expense. Or is it? In this series we discuss the ROI of sustainability — what it means and how to track it. An editorially independent series brought to you by MeterHero.

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Twitter Chat Dec. 9th: How Companies can Lead #GivingEveryDay, featuring Benevity, Google, 92Y and Triple Pundit

Join TriplePundit, Benevity, Google and 92Y on Wednesday, Dec. 9th at 9-10 a.m. PST / 12-1 p.m. EST for a special Twitter Chat…

The Responsible Business Summit USA returns for 2016

Drive a sustainable business culture to gain a competitive advantage

Solar Swells in Barbados; Capacity Set to Double in 2016

Recent legislative changes in Barbados present an attractive opportunity for solar investors and developers.

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Whole Foods Hangout: The Future of Sustainable Farmed Seafood

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Whole Foods Hangout: Seafood Seasonality, from Salmon to Sand Dabs

Join TriplePundit on Google Hangout, December 16 at 10:30am PST, for an exciting conversation with Whole Foods Market's Global Seafood Buyer, David Pilat.
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