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Mar

24

March 24, 2021

Transforming Business for Resilience

Transforming Business for Resilience

Christine Diamente, Managing Director of Business Transformation at BSR, shares three insights on how business can be more resilient.


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Oct

27

October 27, 2021

Transform to Net Zero: Five Key Steps to Setting Net Zero Goals

Transform to Net Zero: Five Key Steps to Setting Net Zero Goals

While more than 3,000 businesses have pledged to reach net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050, many companies face challenges in putting this guidance into practice. Transform to Net Zero member Wipro shares five steps for navigating the net-zero goal-setting process and committing to meaningful emission reduction targets.


#Climate Change #transform-to-net-zero

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Oct

26

October 26, 2021

COP26 and the Real Economy: Climate Change Solutions at and beyond Glasgow

COP26 and the Real Economy: Climate Change Solutions at and beyond Glasgow

As many of us prepare to descend on Glasgow for the once-delayed, badly needed COP26, the urgency of action is blindingly clear. Here are four things we want to see emerge by the time this COP ends on November 14.


#Climate Change

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Oct

8

October 8, 2021

The Stars Are Aligning

The Stars Are Aligning

We are entering the next era of just and sustainable business with a much clearer pathway. BSR Vice President Dunstan Allison-Hope shares a framework around which the field seems to be coalescing.


#Climate Change #ESG #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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Oct

6

October 6, 2021

Inside BSR: Q&A with Paloma Muñoz Quick

Inside BSR: Q&A with Paloma Muñoz Quick

This month's Inside BSR features Paloma Muñoz Quick, an Associate Director in our NYC office. She shares how her life in Chile and Brazil fostered her interest in tackling systemic injustice, her work on investor action on human rights, and how working at BSR supports her commitment to protecting human rights.


#Financial Services #Human Rights #Inside BSR

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Sep

30

September 30, 2021

Accelerating Action on SDG 5 across the Jewelry Industry

Accelerating Action on SDG 5 across the Jewelry Industry

As part of Generation Equality, BSR, in partnership with the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), have launched a report that sheds light on the current state of corporate efforts to advance gender equality in the jewelry industry. We share four insights from the report.


#Consumer Products #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

23

September 23, 2021

Human Rights Are Not Just an “ESG Factor”

Human Rights Are Not Just an “ESG Factor”

The notion that investors should use environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations to inform their decision-making is having a moment. This is undoubtedly a good thing but there is a risk that fundamental concepts—like the responsibility of business to respect human rights—may get lost in the process.


#ESG #Financial Services #Human Rights

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Sep

20

September 20, 2021

In Memoriam: John G. Ruggie (1944-2021)

In Memoriam: John G. Ruggie (1944-2021)

All of us at BSR are deeply saddened by the passing of John Ruggie, leader, colleague, and friend.


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Sep

20

September 20, 2021

Only Transformative Net-Zero Implementation Will Meet Our Climate Crisis

Only Transformative Net-Zero Implementation Will Meet Our Climate Crisis

The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report revealed that climate change isn’t a problem we should solve for the next generation, but one we must deal with immediately. Are the thousands of business net-zero commitments up to the task of changing our global trajectory? A look at how companies can ensure that their net-zero implementation plans are commensurate to the crisis at hand.


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Sep

9

September 9, 2021

Reimagining Investment: Human Rights in Venture Capital

Reimagining Investment: Human Rights in Venture Capital

The increasingly widespread media coverage of surveillance and spyware technologies has put a spotlight on the role of private equity firms, including venture capital (VC) investors, in financing human rights abuses. How can VC firms meet their human rights responsibilities?


#Financial Services #Human Rights

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