Week in Evaluate
Tales mentioned this week (5:00).
GreenBiz 21 highlights (18:00)
Get pleasure from some highlights from the wealthy keynote program at this week’s GreenBiz 21 occasion.
Sanda Ojiambo, govt director and CEO, United Nations International Compact
Sherri Mitchell Weh’na Ha’mu Kwasset, Indigenous rights lawyer and govt director of the Land Peace Basis
Tara Houska (Couchiching First Nation), lawyer, environmental and Indigenous rights advocate
Studying from a younger Indigenous activist and educator (30:15)
VERGE Government Director Shana Rappaport chats with 20-year-old Indigenous educator Danielle Boyer, founding father of the STEAM Connection. Boyer was a featured speaker at this week’s GreenBiz 21. Her trigger: Guaranteeing younger folks of shade have entry to an schooling in science, expertise, engineering, artwork and math. Learn the Q&A right here.
Is it simply? A label helps reply that query (37:30)
“Social justice is basically the brand new frontier of transparency,” says Rochelle Routman, chief sustainability and high quality officer of HMTX Industries, one firm embracing the Simply Label designation developed by the Worldwide Dwelling Future Institute (ILFI). This section options Routman, together with ILFI Director of Enterprise Improvement Shawn Hesse. Learn extra concerning the course of right here.
*Music on this episode by Lee Rosevere: “Here is the Factor,” “I am Going for a Espresso,” “Trying Again,” “Arcade Montage” and “Figuring out the Fact”
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