ESG Influencers

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The Last Word: Eric Schlosser   
March 03, 2019
Source: Newsweek - In his first book, "Fast Food Nation," American author Eric Schlosser crafted an ebullient indictment of the U.S. fast-food industry, arguing that the aggressive marketing of fatty foods has made Americans corpulent and prone to...
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‘AgSharks’ to fund key ag innovations at Western Growers event.   
March 03, 2019
Source: Agri-Pulse - LAS VEGAS, September 6, 2017 - Western Growers is partnering with S2G Ventures (Seed 2 Growth) to launch AgSharks, a new initiative to identify and help fund key innovations in the fresh produce industry. The AgSharks showcase...
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Weekly Outlook: March 4 - 8   
March 03, 2019
Source: Yahoo Finance - Investing.com - While trade talks between the U.S. and China continue to take center stage, this week investors will get an update on the health of the U.S. labor market on Friday and central bank ...
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Are all your recycling efforts worth the trouble'   
March 03, 2019
Source: The Plain Dealer - Sources: Recycling Today, the American Forest and Paper Association, Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District, the American Chemistry Council, the EPA, Steel Recycling Institute, the U.S. Department of Energy, Caraustar in Cleveland.
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Night Waves, Eric Schlosser, Richard II, Basil Bunting, Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough Richard II by the RSC   
March 03, 2019
Source: BBC - Richard II is on at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon until Saturday 16 November 2013. It will be broadcast live to cinemas on Wednesday 13 November 2013.
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Managing: Outsourcing to Save Money'   
March 03, 2019
Source: Inc. - and the president of the Global Sourcing Council, an organization that studies outsourcing. Yes, performing weekly or even daily check-ins to make sure outsourced tasks are on track can eat up employees' time; Calhoun of...
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ESG factors impact on investment returns: ING IM and ECCE team up   
March 03, 2019
Source: Europe - ING Investment Management (ING IM) and the European Centre for Corporate Engagement of Maastricht University have teamed up to launch a three stage research project on the impact of environmental, social and government factors on...
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Devolution dream achievable, if we strengthen governance, cut waste   
March 03, 2019
Source: standardmedia.co.ke - The sixth devolution conference goes down this week and marks six years of the devolved system of governance in Kenya. The 2010 Constitution gifted us 47 devolved governments, which have revolutionalised governance and resource ...
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State Of The Ocean: 'Shocking' Report Warns Of Mass Extinction From Current Rate Of Marine Distress   
March 03, 2019
Source: HuffPost - a mass extinction unlike anything human history has ever seen is coming, an expert panel of scientists warns in an alarming new report. The preliminary report from the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) is...
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Global Sourcing Council: 'Globalization and Sustainable Development in the Information Age'   
March 03, 2019
Source: EurekAlert! - HOBOKEN, N.J. - Professor Christine Bullen, president of The Global Sourcing Council (GSC) and a faculty member at The Howe School of Technology Management, Stevens Institute of Technology, has announced the next meeting of the...
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