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BSR Voices: Business and Sustainability in Asia Podcasts

BSR Voices: Business and Sustainability in Asia

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The Fair Winds Charter: How Shipping Companies Collaborated For Cleaner Air in Hong Kong

March 21, 2013 | Runtime: 9:09

In 2010, 17 shipping companies signed the Fair Winds Charter and committed to switching to cleaner fuel when berthing in the Hong Kong harbor. According to Hong Kong's Environmental Protection Department, there has been a significant drop in at-berth sulphur dioxide emissions and particulate matter for the past three years, resulting in cleaner air in the area surrounding one of the world's largest ports.

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Special Guests

Veronica Booth, Senior Project Manager, Civic Exchange, Hong Kong

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A Conversation About Convergence: Corporate Governance and Sustainability in Asia’s Capital Markets

January 18, 2013 | Runtime: 15:10

BSR’s Vice President of Asia-Pacific Jeremy Prepscius speaks to John Hodges, BSR’s Financial Services Director, and Jamie Allen, the Founding Secretary General of the Asian Corporate Governance Council, about the connection between corporate governance and sustainability. 

Hosts

Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, BSR

Special Guests

John Hodges, Director, Financial Services, BSR ; Jamie Allen, Founding Secretary General, Asian Corporate Governance Council

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Risks and Opportunities for Companies Entering Myanmar

January 14, 2013 | Runtime: 9:42

BSR’s Vice President of Asia-Pacific Jeremy Prepscius speaks to Chris Nolan—BSR’s Energy and Extractives Manager in Asia and in-house expert on Myanmar—about the issues that companies should consider as they enter this new frontier.

Hosts

Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, BSR

Special Guests

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China’s Social Security System: Impact on Brands and Suppliers

October 15, 2012 | Runtime: 43:40

BSR's latest podcast examines China’s social security system through the lens of collective bargaining challenges facing factory managers, workers, brands, and China-based suppliers.

Hosts

Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President, Asia-Pacific, BSR

Special Guests

Geoff Crothall, Communications Director, China Labor Bulletin; William Nee, Development Director, China Labor Bulletin

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