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Corporations have a responsibility to be mindful of their impact on both environmental and human health
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"FLOW" - For Love Of Water - Full Length MOVIE (1:23)

Irena Salina's award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century - The World Water Crisis...

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GREEN GREED: Dr Vandana Shiva

GREEN GREED: Dr Vandana Shiva | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

The world is faced not only with an economic meltdown but also an ecological one. Ecological limits and the universal values of human dignity and equality are being ruthlessly violated. Global financial institutions are asking troubled economies in the West to make adjustments in the face of the economic crisis.

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End of the line for the linear economy?

End of the line for the linear economy? | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Dr. Michel Pimbert, principal researcher and team leader at IIED believes that for both urban and rural areas, 'circular' production systems are a sustainable alternative to our normal 'linear' models that deplete resources and create waste and...

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Myth of Sustainability by Dr. McPherson

The former professor of natural resources and environment at the University of Arizona will address "The Myth of Sustainability, the Importance of Durability, and a Method for Saving the Planet." http://guymcpherson.com/

"He's a wealth of knowledge on many key environmental topics, from global warming to peak oil, and he's an excellent instructor," said Darlene DeHudy, the MC...

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Harnessing Gaming for the Classroom

Harnessing Gaming for the Classroom | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
At the Learning Without Frontiers conference in London, the experts gathered to explore the pros, and some cons, of computer gaming as a learning tool.
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"Gaming Can Make a Better World:

"Gaming Can Make a Better World: | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Jane McGonigal is also a future forecaster. She currently serves as the Director of Games Research & Development at the Institute for the Future, a non-profit research group in Palo Alto, California. Her research focuses on how games are transforming the way we lead our real lives, and how they can be used to increase our resilience and well-being. Her work has been featured in Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, O(prah) Magazine, Fast Company, The New York Times Science section, and more.

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BRANDS: "You can’t use left brain logic to create what is a right brain emotional and human response"

BRANDS: "You can’t use left brain logic to create what is a right brain emotional and human response" | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Posted by Anneliza Humlen, Emotional Branding Alliance:

 

I consider myself a “geek-wannabee” and regard technology as an enriching and enabling element in our daily lives. BUT – when code and data is relied upon to decipher human emotions such as love for a brand, loyalty, trust and social aspirations, that is when I feel compelled to speak from the heart. I believe you can’t use left brain logic to create what is a right brain emotional and human response.

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NATURE HAS THE ANSWERS: An unconventional approach to creating a sustainable economy

NATURE HAS THE ANSWERS: An unconventional approach to creating a sustainable economy | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Unlike the economy, the planet is by nature sustainable and may offer alternative solutions to transforming our global economic systems, a new report suggests...
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10 Tips Towards A Zero Waste Home

It has occurred me that I have a lot of recycling for only one person. I never totally connected the dots that the goal should be to have a system where all of the wrappers, junk mail, jars and cans don't enter my home to begin with!

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The Story of Bottled Water (2010) from "Story of Stuff"

http://storyofbottledwater.org The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of manufactured demand—how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap.

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Hunger Is a ‘Weapon of Mass Destruction’, says Jean Ziegler

In his latest book “Mass Destruction – the Geopolitics of Hunger”, Jean Ziegler[1] talks about the current state of the world and the neoliberal politics of starvation of the poor, which has led to a crisis situation amounting to calculated murder. What we are witnessing today is the worst hunger crisis in human history. And it is all because of human greed, colossal mismanagement for profit.

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Insurers Brace for Stormy Weather as the World Warms

Insurers Brace for Stormy Weather as the World Warms | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
We need responsible action to slow, stop and reverse the accumulation of carbon pollution threatening dangerous changes to our climate. The insurance industry gets it.
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Wildlife Extra News - Kruger rhino massacre continues

Wildlife Extra News - Kruger rhino massacre continues | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
South Africa has lost at least 193 rhinos during the first six months of 2011 with Kruger National Park continuing to be hardest hit.
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Life Beyond Growth - Share The World's Resources

Life Beyond Growth - Share The World's Resources | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

In the context of growing concern as conditions on Earth worsen, more and more people are starting to ask key questions like 'What kind of economy and society is likely to bring us true happiness?' The GDP just doesn't cut it anymore, says a report by The Institute for Studies in Happiness, Economy, and Society.

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100,000 AD: Living in the deep future - New Scientist

100,000 AD: Living in the deep future - New Scientist | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Our species may endure for at least 100,000 years. So what's in store?
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GREAT 2min VIDEO: Who Cares About this Planet? [OFFICIAL]

"Who Cares About This Planet?" is a spoken word poem that expresses this conflict between concern and ignorance for our planet, written and performed by Made...
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Saibai's sinking feeling - The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Saibai's sinking feeling - The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
For years the people of Saibai Island have been asking the Government to build them a seawall to hold back the tide. Time is running out.
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The Disappearing Male - Our loaded toxic environment - Documentary

The Disappearing Male - Our loaded toxic environment - Documentary | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
The Disappearing Male is about one of the most important, and least publicized, issues facing the human species: the toxic threat to the male reproductive...
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The Rise of the Employee Brand

The Rise of the Employee Brand | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
While the stragglers sit still trying to figure it out, the smart brands have evolved into social brands.  However, while the social brands sit patting themselves on the back for their innovation, the really smart brands are busy building engaged...
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The True Price of Gas - Animated VIDEO:

What's the price of gasoline? In the U.S. it's about $4 a gallon. But some experts say the true price of gas is much higher. What about the costs of pollution, and the global and local problems caused by it?
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We Need a World Bank for a New World - Not Another Wall St. Banker: Jeffrey D. Sachs

We Need a World Bank for a New World - Not Another Wall St. Banker: Jeffrey D. Sachs | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
The World Bank requires a president that understands development and sustainability, not another Wall Street banker.
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VIDEO: Rio+20: Reflecting on the past, understanding the present and gazing to the future

VIDEO: Rio+20: Reflecting on the past, understanding the present and gazing to the future | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
The first video from the Regeneration project, a video series that aims to create a roadmap for Rio+20 by asking sustainability pioneers to reflect on the last 20 years and look forward to the next...
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Paul Gilding: The Earth is full | Video on TED.com

Paul Gilding: The Earth is full | Video on TED.com | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
TED Talks Have we used up all our resources? Have we filled up all the livable space on Earth? Paul Gilding suggests we have, and the possibility of devastating consequences, in a talk that's equal parts terrifying and, oddly, hopeful.
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Benefit Corporations: Making a Profit... and Positive Impact

Benefit Corporations: Making a Profit... and Positive Impact | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
CSRwire’s Our Pick Archive has important Corporate Social Responsibility information and news from a wide range of global media outlets.
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