Bard MBA in Sustainability presents

Sustainable Business Fridays: Advancing Market Mechanisms Towards Environmentally Sustainable and Profitable Investments

Yerina Mugica 

Managing Director, Center for Market Innovation at Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

Monday, April 27, 2015

Join the Bard MBA in Sustainability program for our twice-monthly dial-in conversation series over your lunchtime featuring sustainability leaders from the New York City area and across the planet.

On April 27th we spoke with with Yerina Mugica, the Managing Director at the Natural Resources Defense Council’s, Center for Market Innovation. 

"The core mission of CMI is to expand the existing impact of NRDC by creating conditions for redirecting capital flows toward sustainable uses. We do so by engaging with the business community, articulating and implementing value propositions in relevant areas."

You may listen to the entire conversation below or read an exerpt on

Sustainable Business Fridays convenes every first and fourth Friday of the month during the semester, with special guests selected by students in the Bard MBA in Sustainability program.

For more information, call 845-758-6822, e-mail [email protected],
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Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT/GMT-4