Tag Archives: Social Impact

Achieving Human Flourishing

Matthew Sanders, CEO of Humanity 2.0, discusses impact initiative focused on collaboration among a diverse cross-section.

The Vatican’s Added Value

Brendan Doherty, Co-Founder of Forbes Impact at Forbes discusses disrupting old ways to bring in new and impactful cultural norms during this interview with Matt Bird at Humanity 2.0 (Vatican City)

Ikea Effecting Change

Simon Henzell-Thomas, Global Head of Public Affairs with IKEA Group discusses climate change and how IKEA is making the switch to more sustainable products during this interview with Matt Bird at Humanity 2.0 (Vatican City)

Better Businesses

James Ledbetter, Former Editor in Chief at Inc. Magazine discusses businesses being motivated by ESG issues rather than just profit during this interview with Matt Bird at Humanity 2.0 (Vatican City)

Having Impact Through Your Portfolio

Jackie Vanderbrug, Head of Impact Investing for Bank of America on capital market, alternative and impact investing with Matt Bird at Greenwich Economic Forum (Greenwich, CT)

Be Positioned to Take a Punch

Chuck Davis, CEO of Stone Point Capital, says investors should be ready for economic downturn during interview with Matt Bird, Show Host of the Traders Network Show, at the 2019 Greenwich Economic Forum

Pressing Reset on Capitalism

Billy Nauman, Afsaneh Mashayekhi Beschloss, Martin Whittaker, Jonathan Bailey, and Megan Starr discuss how ESG investing could bring needed changes to capitalism at the 2019 Greenwich Economic Forum.

Meyer “Sandy” Frucher Vice Chairman of NASDAQ Interview with David Nelson at UNCTAD Sustainable Stock Exchange Initiative | Traders Network Show – NYSE

Sandy Frucher, Vice Chairman of NASDAQ interview with David Nelson at Sustainable Stock Exchange Initiative (NYSE). HIGHLIGHTS: Disruptive technology in the area of clearing - Blockchain Technology is lower risk, Regulation must be a 2-way street, Sustainability should have reporting requirements, NASDAQ was one of the initial signatures to the SSE

Humanity 2.0: Vatican hosts experts to discuss tenderness

Pope Francis receives the President of Malta, Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, left, and her husband Edgar, right, during a private audience at the Vatican in 2016. (Credit: AP.)

ROME- Close to 100 financiers, philanthropists, artists, tech experts, physicians, politicians and religious leaders


Finance and Technology Experts David Fergusson and Carlos Moreira Join Academic, Corporate, Policy and Religious Leaders to Deliberate ‘Technology and Human Flourishing’

Humanity 2.0, a non-profit human progress accelerator and social impact initiative with the support of the Pontifical Lateran University at the Vatican, announces a dynamic forum, Technology and Human Flourishing, to be held today July 29 at the Collegio Teutonico in Vatican City.

This exclusive gathering of technology, corporate, finance,


Humanity 2.0 Launches New Global Wellness Platform to Implement Scientific Innovations in the Faith Sector – with comments from Co-Creator Morad Fareed

How do you influence and have a profound impact on Human Health and Wellbeing globally? Combine the world's largest platform, the Catholic Church, with the wellness sector and some of the worlds smartest impact and fortune 500 executives and organizations

The Vatican-Based impact human flushing initiative Humanity 2.0 launched announced a


David Lehman Commissioner of Economic Development for State of Connecticut with Matt Bird at Greenwich Economic Forum | Traders Network Show – Greenwich, CT

David Lehman, Commissioner of Economic Development for the State of Connecticut with Matt Bird at Greenwich Economic Forum (Greenwich, CT)  


-$18 trillion in assets attending 2019 GEF

Fr. Ezra Sullivan, Director of Project Vision, delivers presentation on human flourishing at Humanity 2.0 (Vatican City)


  • Between 1990-2010, deaths related to air pollution have decreased by 47%
  • Between 2000-2017, maternal mortality