[NEWS] Impact Investments in Projects of Social, Environmental Benefit Rise Two-Fold to $228 Bn in 2017: GIIN

影響力據全球影響力投資網絡(GIIN)的全球分組報告顯示,投資者花費更多的資金用於那些具有強大社會或環境效益的項目,去年這類項目的資金投入增加了2倍,達到2280億美元。 GIIN是總部位於紐約的非盈利組織,致力於推動影響力投資,並擁有約230名成員。 影響投資是指為了在投資者獲得經濟回報的同時產生社會和環境影響而製定的投資。 Impact Investors are spending more on projects that have a strong social or environmental benefit, with the capital invested into such projects rising by two-fold to US$228 billion last year, according to report by global grouping Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN). GIIN is a New York-based not-for-profit group that works to promote Continue reading [NEWS] Impact Investments in Projects of Social, Environmental Benefit Rise Two-Fold to $228 Bn in 2017: GIIN

[NEWS] New York City Announces Voluntary Local Review of SDG Progress

紐約市將在2018年高級別政治論壇會議上公佈對可持續發展目標進展情況的“自願地方評估”。 VLR將審視紐約市在一系列關鍵可持續發展目標方面取得的進展,反思成功經驗並確定紐約可以向其他國家學習以應對挑戰的領域。 VLR由Global Vision 製作 市長國際事務辦公室與紐約市相關機構密切合作的城市行動計劃。 New York City will release its “Voluntary Local Review” of SDG progress at the 2018 session of the HLPF. The VLR will look at the City’s progress on a set of key SDGs, reflect on successes and identify areas where New York can learn from others to address challenges. Continue reading [NEWS] New York City Announces Voluntary Local Review of SDG Progress