Think Tanks
Nigeria: Buhari Vows to Cut Nigeria's Huge Cost of Governance   
(Friday - October 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: AllAfrica.com - President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday hosted members of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) at State House, Abuja, promising to beam the searchlight on cost of governance, and weed out possible...
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Money Talks: Len Blavatnik And The Council On Foreign Relations   
(Friday - October 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Bellingcat - Last month, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), one of America’s leading think tanks, announced that it had received a substantial donation that would help round out the organization’s upcoming budget. As a...
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Cambridge Capital’s Gordon: After WeWork Debacle, Tech Firms to Take Governance Seriously   
(Friday - October 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: YAHOO! - The doomed IPO of WeWork parent We Co. is likely to pressure technology companies to embrace more robust corporate governance and discourage features such as tiered voting shares that fueled investor ire. That’s according...
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Greta Thunberg to strike with climate activists in Denver on Friday   
(Friday - October 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: FOX21 News - Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks during a Blue Leaders breakfast briefing focused on the release of and Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere In a Changing Climate,...
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Klaytn Expands Its Governance Council: AhnLab, Inc. and Yeahmobi Onboard   
(Friday - October 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: YAHOO! - Korea's largest security software provider, AhnLab, and China-based mobile marketing platform, Yeahmobi, participate in Klaytn Governance Council An alliance of multinational businesses and organizations, responsible for platform...
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California bans controversial pesticide linked to health issues in children   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: UPI.com - Oct. 10 (UPI) --California has made an agreement to ban the use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide associated with serious health effects in children, the state's environmental protection agency said. Under an agreement between the...
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The simplest investing idea in the world may have died: Morning Brief   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - Investing can be intimidating. So for most folks, it’s easiest to follow the basic principles and pray you don’t screw up. Perhaps the most basic portfolio management principle that’s taught ...
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Finland supermarket tackles food waste with 'happy hour' discounts   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: PRI on MSN.com - Cutting food waste is not just economically wise, it's also good for the planet. As reported in the New York Times, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change found that "from 8 to 10% of greenhouse gas emissions are related...
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Delhi govt's free-electricity scheme an example of smart governance: Arvind Kejriwal   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: moneycontrol.com - In August, the Aam Aadmi Party government had announced free-electricity of up to 200 units for domestic consumers and later extended the scheme to tenants residing in the national capital. The Delhi government's free-electricity...
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Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi government's free-electricity scheme an example of smart governance   
(Thursday - October 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Mid Day - In August, the Aam Aadmi Party government had announced free-electricity of up to 200 units for domestic consumers and later extended the scheme to tenants residing in the national capital Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal...
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