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Event ‘Towards sustainable business: Assessing and tackling ethical gaps in the new EU sustainability instruments’

2021-07-26T09:49:37+02:00July 22nd, 2021|

The Economy for the Common Good (ECG) and OXFAM with the collaboration of Future-Fit Foundation, Frank Bold and the Alliance for Corporate Transparency (ACT) invite you to join a discussion on the most contentious issues in the EU sustainability instruments and initiatives. Date: 29 September, 2021, 12:00-13:30h Venue: Brussels (exact venue will be communicated [...]

Economy for the Common Good is Spreading to Latin America – News from the Delegates Assembly 2021

2021-06-28T08:22:19+02:00June 26th, 2021|

The Economy for the Common Good (ECG) is a global social movement working on repurposing the economic system towards the wellbeing for people and nature. Despite the Corona pandemic, the movement keeps thriving, especially in Latin America. Luciana Cornaglia from Argentina was elected as a new member of the international management team. While globally, [...]

Connecting the dots in sustainable corporate governance

2021-06-22T08:37:43+02:00June 22nd, 2021|

Leading NGOs working on corporate sustainability and sustainable finance have published a briefing with key recommendations to help clarify directors’ responsibilities to oversee sustainability that fully fits with existing company law and corporate governance frameworks across Europe. The ECG is part of the initiative working towards ensuring effective EU reforms.  The briefing follows a [...]

UNDP event on alternative economic models – recording now available online

2021-06-14T13:07:23+02:00June 14th, 2021|

A session held by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) at the 5th World Forum of Local Economic Development brought together experts from some of the most recognized approaches to illustrate their conceptual foundations and possible implications for informing territorial policies in response to the crisis. The Economy for the Common Good was presented alongside other [...]

ECG at Next Generation Leadership Summit

2021-06-07T14:03:12+02:00June 7th, 2021|

At the Next Generation Leadership Program, young and future professionals from the public, private, citizen and science sector come together in a semester-long journey to learn about system thinking, map out the system they are concerned with, develop collaborative strategies and solutions to improve outcomes and become Change Leaders. On 9 June, Christian Felber, [...]

ECG and other NGOs send letter to EU Vice President to support sustainable corporate governance

2021-05-31T20:52:09+02:00June 3rd, 2021|

In the face of recent opposition addressed to the EU Commission by some business associations and specific governments from Nordic Europe, NGOs have reiterated their support for the European Commission commitment to present an initiative on Sustainable Corporate Governance in 2021, following the roadmap set in the EU Green Deal and the Action Plan [...]

10 Real-life Prototypes for a Common Good Economy

2021-05-31T20:50:14+02:00May 31st, 2021|

An economic system can only become socially just and environmentally sustainable if it has built-in structures to prevent harm and to incentivize responsible behavior. To drive real system change, completely new sustainability tools and approaches are needed - not only in businesses but also banks, cities and regions, schools and other organizations. The Economy [...]

ECG company opens virtual showroom

2021-05-24T21:41:55+02:00May 27th, 2021|

One of the pioneering companies of the ECG, elobau opens its own virtual showroom, the eloLounge. To mark the opening, the eloLounge Days will take place from 15 June to 17 June. Over the three days, there will be presentations covering the whole elobau world. Julian Reus, the German record holder in the 100m [...]

Economic growth without GDP growth

2021-05-20T09:08:50+02:00May 20th, 2021|

It may sound like a paradox but it is possible to grow the economy without increasing GDP, if we widen the definition of the economy to include human wellbeing and nature, says Christian Felber, the founder of the Economy for the Common Good, in a new guest article. A fierce battle is raging around [...]

UNDP event on ECG and other alternative economic models on May 31st

2021-05-17T12:16:58+02:00May 17th, 2021|

The United Nations acknowledge that alternative economic approaches that combine social and environmental values as the basis for locally driven and people-centered development paths can be highly relevant in addressing inequalities and unsustainable patterns amplified by the current crisis. A session held by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) at the 5th World Forum [...]

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