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Patagonia Grants - At Least One Percent of Sales or 10 Percent of Pre-Tax Profits – Whichever is More - Go To Environmental Groups.

Patagonia Grants - At Least One Percent of Sales or 10 Percent of Pre-Tax Profits – Whichever is More - Go To Environmental Groups. | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Patagonia pledges at least one percent of sales or 10 percent of pre-tax profits – whichever is more to environmental groups. We give at the grassroots level to innovative groups overlooked or rejected by other corporate donors. We fund activists who take radical and strategic steps to protect habitat, wilderness and biodiversity. We have given more than $43 million to more than 1,000 organizations since our grants program began.
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The circular model - an overview

The circular model - an overview | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
The linear ‘take, make, dispose’ model relies on large quantities of easily accessible resources and energy, and as such is increasingly unfit for the reality in which it operates. Working towards ...
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Resilience - relate to p64 harvard magazine

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Environmental Ethics (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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section 4 - traditional ethical theories and environmental approaches. holism

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Patagonia: a values-led business from the start

Patagonia: a values-led business from the start | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Patagonia becoming a benefit corporation formalises how the apparel firm has always done business without doing harm
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Patagonia plans global campaign for responsible capitalism

Patagonia plans global campaign for responsible capitalism | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
The outdoor clothing and equipment company says we need to develop very different measures of success if we are to prevent environmental collapse
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"word sustainability has been avoided altogether because Stanley says that not even the most progressive of companies has yet found a way of producing goods and services that do not ultimately cause environmental damage."

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Patagonia plans global campaign for responsible capitalism

Patagonia plans global campaign for responsible capitalism | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
The outdoor clothing and equipment company says we need to develop very different measures of success if we are to prevent environmental collapse
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Success means telling people to buy less

Success means telling people to buy less | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
The outdoor retailer Patagonia has had its two best years in terms of sales after pushing a message of environmental virtue
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Brasil: ¿cuántas favelas resiste una democracia?, de Timothy Garton Ash en Clarín | Caffe Reggio | Periodismo de opinión

TRIBUNAEn pocas ciudades como San Pablo coexisten tantas contradicciones difíciles de conjugar en sociedades que buscan crecer.Suelen empezar a trabajar en las bandas de la droga a los 13 o 14 años.
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Brasil: escuchar a la calle, de Manuel Castells en La Vanguardia | Caffe Reggio | Periodismo de opinión

OBSERVATORIO GLOBAL Andaba yo por São Paulo y Porto Alegre hablando de mi libro sobre indignados en el mundo cuando surgió el movimiento que sacude Brasil. Espontáneo como todos los demás, sin
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very niceeee “Ya tenemos estadios del primer mundo, ahora nos falta un país”

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Rousseff tiende la mano a los indignados brasileños

Rousseff tiende la mano a los indignados brasileños | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Recibiré a los líderes de las manifestaciones pacíficas, de sindicatos y asociaciones, anuncia
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nice - in light of protests brasil

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Neymar: “Quiero un Brasil más justo, seguro y honesto”

Neymar: “Quiero un Brasil más justo, seguro y honesto” | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
La estrella de la canarinha y del Barça se suma a las protestas de los ciudadanos en las calles del país
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appendix - neymar wanting a more just, safe and honest brasil

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BBC Mundo - Noticias - La polémica represa en la Patagonia chilena recibe el visto bueno de la Justicia

BBC Mundo - Noticias - La polémica represa en la Patagonia chilena recibe el visto bueno de la Justicia | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
El proyecto HidroAysén, que ha desatado fuertes protestas en Chile, solo necesita ya la aprobación del gobierno, que ha dicho que el país lo necesita para abastecerse de energía eléctrica.
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Vuelve el viejo debate: crecer o conservar

Vuelve el viejo debate: crecer o conservar | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Brasil acoge el Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente enfrentado al desafío de continuar su modelo de desarrollo sin desproteger sus recursos naturales.
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yeahhhh classic - dilma rousseff dilemas

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Why I am giving away my company

Why I am giving away my company | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Exit strategies seem more about benefiting the entrepreneur than the company. That's why Simon Cohen is giving away 95% of the shares in his company, all assets and £10,000 in cash
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Sander Tideman: how Buddhist thinking can bring new balance to business

Sander Tideman: how Buddhist thinking can bring new balance to business | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
The leadership guru and practising Buddhist talks to Oliver Balch about empowered leadership and translating mindful thinking into business practice
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Patagonia's new CEO: 'You should build a product that lasts'

Patagonia's new CEO: 'You should build a product that lasts' | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
We need to end the trends of fast fashion and throwing away products, says Patagonia's new CEO
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Patagonia Tells Customers 'Don't Buy This Jacket' in Unconventional Black Friday, Cyber Monday Ad

Patagonia Tells Customers 'Don't Buy This Jacket' in Unconventional Black Friday, Cyber Monday Ad | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Most retailers lured shoppers to their online and brick-and-mortar stores this Black Friday and Cyber Monday with ads promising deals that were too good to pass up. Outerwear retailer Patagonia, however, effectively tried to do the opposite.
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Prosperity with less: what would a responsible economy look like?

Prosperity with less: what would a responsible economy look like? | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Founder of Patagonia Inc discusses the value of the simple life, and growing an economy based on buying less, not more
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The Patagonia model shows how less can lead to more

The Patagonia model shows how less can lead to more | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Eric Lowitt: The outdoor clothing company is putting sustainability ahead of profit and asking consumers to 'buy less'. It's a bold strategy
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Model can be adopted by other companies - (however they need to possess similar characteristics to patagonia for it to be successful)

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Brasil, democracia joven y desigual, de Timothy Garton Ash en El País del Domingo | Caffe Reggio | Periodismo de opinión

¿Durante cuánto tiempo se puede mantener un sistema liberal con tanta desigualdad?El país en donde la pobreza pone en ridículo a la democracia.Suelen empezar a trabajar en las bandas de la droga a
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«Brasil, un modelo de éxito con mucho recorrido por delante»

«Brasil, un modelo de éxito con mucho recorrido por delante» | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
El ministro de Educación brasileño, Aloizio Mercadante, cree que habrá más manifestaciones de protesta, pero las ve como un fenómeno democrático positivo
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“En Brasil es la sociedad la que sirve al Estado y no al revés”

“En Brasil es la sociedad la que sirve al Estado y no al revés” | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
Uno de los mejores antropólogos brasileños analiza la situación politica del gigante suramericano y asegura que el partido gobernante no ha cumplido con las promesas de honestidad
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appendix - interview with someone who studied brasil society. interesting

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BBC Mundo - Noticias - Hidroaysén: el proyecto que divide a Chile

BBC Mundo - Noticias - Hidroaysén: el proyecto que divide a Chile | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
La construcción de cinco represas en la Patagonia chilena genera un intenso debate y multitudinarias protestas. BBC Mundo le ofrece los principales argumentos a favor y en contra.
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perhaps main part of dossier - has pro's and con's

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Chile revisará proyecto hidroeléctrico en Patagonia - BBC Mundo - Última Hora

Chile revisará proyecto hidroeléctrico en Patagonia - BBC Mundo - Última Hora | sustainability - business ethics essay | Scoop.it
El nuevo gobierno de Michelle Bachelet anunció que revisará la viabilidad de un proyecto que algunos han criticado por su posible impacto medioambiental.
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add to the appendix - essay.

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