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Financial incentive needed to reduce carbon emissions, says RepuTex   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : RepuTex
Source: The Australian Financial Review - Australia needs to shut down old brown-coal power stations, control fugitive carbon emissions and ramp up reforestation programs if it is going to have any chance of achieving new carbon reduction targets by 2030, a RepuTex...
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Coalition's emissions reduction fund labelled 'a joke' after first post-election auction   
(Wednesday - August 14, 2019) Associated Profiles : RepuTex
Source: The Guardian - Bret Harper, the director of research at analyst firm RepuTex, said the regulator had faced a choice: to either pay more per tonne of carbon dioxide and make deeper cuts, or to maintain the current price. He said it should have...
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North Macedonia's President Orders Action On Corruption Scandal   
(Tuesday - August 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - A right-wing Italian newspaper, La Verita, recently started publishing audio and video ... RFE/RL's Balkan Service promotes the values of democracy, human rights, and freedom of expression in a region where genuine media freedom...
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CSR Cheat Sheet part 2: Progress patchy in drive to close loop on fashion   
(Tuesday - August 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Apparel Coalition
Source: Ethical Corp - Giving direction to their efforts is the Global Fashion Agenda, which is supported by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Fashion Positive. Progress, however, is mixed. According to a recent...
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Memorandum on Reforming Developing-Country Status in the World Trade Organization   
(Tuesday - August 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: The White House - Section 1. Policy. The World Trade Organization (WTO) was created to spur economic growth and raise standards of living by establishing international trade rules premised on principles of transparency, openness, and...
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Smarter cars, safer roads: a cyclist perspective   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: Telstra - This means that I am on my bike on average 15 hours per week. Verita Stewart (photo credit: Paul Spurlo Photography) Being on the road daily I have quickly learned that you can be the safest rider possible, wearing bright...
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TransFair USA Appoints New Retail Accounts Manager   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : TransFair USA
Source: CSR Wire - Andi C. Trindle Walker Joins TransFair USA Driving Sales and Managing Distributor and Retail Partner Relationships Apr. 13 /CSRwire/ - OAKLAND, CA - TRANSFAIR USA, the nation's only third-party certifier of Fair Trade Certified...
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Essay on Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO)   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
Source: 123HelpMe - One of the most relevant ethical and legal framework from what we gathered are Fair Trade and the EU’s CAP (Common Agriculture Policy). Firstly, Fairtrade will be discussed and then the CAP. Fairtrade Labelling...
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Let’s destroy Bitcoin   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: MIT Technology Review - “As people realize it’s easier than cash, as businesses realize it’s cheaper than credit cards, and as banks realize it’s literally more secure, so goes the process by which dollars are phased out of the...
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Ask members to amend laws that allow unilateral curbs, WTO told   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Mint - In a veiled attack on the US at a time trade tensions between the two nations are at a peak, India has urged the World Trade Organization (WTO) to ask member countries to amend their domestic laws that permit unilateral action on...
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