We currently have 71 blogs listed in the Nonprofit Blog Exchange. Even though there are 71 blogs, only about 30 of them are blogs for nonprofit organizations. We would like to reach 150 blogs by the end of March. Have you added your nonprofit to the Nonprofit Blog Exchange yet?
The WBCSD Tomorrow’s Leaders group has launched a new report, ‘From Challenge to Opportunity’. They argue that companies able to tackle issues such as poverty, climate change and population shifts are those most likely to succeed in the future. They also claim that large-scale business action on sustainable development will only be effective if it is also profitable.
The Private Sector Development Knowledge Management group is looking for a web editor/writer. See the terms of reference. More information below the fold.
…but, the World Bank’s ‘Indigenous People, Poverty and Human Development’ report for Latin America has just been published into the Mayan language Kiché.
We often write here about the development potential of prediction markets, virtual worlds, social software and bottom-up approaches. So I found this crash course on complexity, emergence and collective wisdom fascinating.
Rachel will be participating in a live Financial Times online discussion with Leo Johnson of Sustainable Finance Ltd. tomorrow at 4pm GMT. (Submit your comments in advance.) The focus will be on the integration of sustainable development in the banking business. Also see the Sustainable Banking Awards and this recent Washington Post editorial.