New UN financing initiative goes live to power climate action

With the livelihoods of about 40 per cent of the world’s population living at or near a coast, the second day of the UN Ocean Conference under way in Lisbon focused on strengthening sustainable ocean-based economies, managing coastal ecosystems. The world’s coastal populations contribute significantly to the global economy –Continue Reading

Cartier Women’s Initiative celebrates 15th year of honouring extraordinary entrepreneurs

The Cartier Women’s Initiative, currently in its 15th year, not only celebrates women who drive change and empowerment through their businesses, but also provides fellowship and a nurturing environment for growth. Mavis Teo reports. “When women thrive, humanity thrives.” These are the much-quoted words of Cartier International’s president and CEOContinue Reading

Every day we throw away millions of pieces of single-use plastic. California environmental groups are pressing for a bill or ballot initiative to limit their production.

Every day we throw away millions of pieces of single-use plastic. California environmental groups are pressing for a bill or ballot initiative to limit their production. Most California environmentalists want limits on the manufacture plastics. But negotiations on a bill in the legislature has unveiled a divide between groups willingContinue Reading

Iteris Selected by City of Baton Rouge for Smart Mobility, Safety and Sustainability Initiative

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the world’s trusted technology ecosystem for smart mobility infrastructure management, today announced that it has been awarded a $3.2 million-contract by the City of Baton Rouge for a smart mobility, safety and sustainability initiative, demonstrating demand for Iteris’ advanced detection systems in a keyContinue Reading

Chindata Group Announces Chief Executive Officer Change | News

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 16, 2022– Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the world’s trusted technology ecosystem for smart mobility infrastructure management, today announced that it has been awarded a $3.2 million-contract by the City of Baton Rouge for a smart mobility, safety and sustainability initiative, demonstrating demand for Iteris’ advanced detection systemsContinue Reading

The world’s largest Black-led Venture Capital Fund partners with the founder of the world’s largest Black-led private equity firm to address systemic inequalities in college endowments SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Base10 Partners, the world’s largest Black-led venture capital fund, announced today that it has enteredContinue Reading