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Nov

23

November 23, 2020

Why Company Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs Need Intersectional Approaches

Why Company Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs Need Intersectional Approaches

As more and more companies develop, enact, and expand women’s empowerment and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives, business needs to understand women’s diverse and distinct experiences and undertake an intersectional approach.


#DEI #Human Rights #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

18

November 18, 2020

Five Steps to Sustainability Reporting in an Evolving Landscape

Five Steps to Sustainability Reporting in an Evolving Landscape

BSR has published a practical guide, Five Steps to Good Sustainability Reporting, to help companies master the fundamentals of decision-useful disclosure that enables positive sustainability outcomes.


#Sustainability Management

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Nov

17

November 17, 2020

Building toward Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence

Building toward Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence

The proposed European mandatory human rights due diligence (EU mHRDD) legislation is a significant development for corporate human rights programs. We present our recommendations on how this legislation can be as effective as possible.


#Human Rights

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Nov

12

November 12, 2020

Meeting the Moment on ESG Investing: Q&A with Lauren Abbott, Global VP, Anheuser-Busch InBev

Meeting the Moment on ESG Investing: Q&A with Lauren Abbott, Global VP, Anheuser-Busch InBev

We connected with Lauren Abbott, Global Vice President, Investor Relations at Anheuser-Busch InBev, to hear her thoughts on what business should do to meet the current moment of ESG investor interest and ultimately build a more equitable, sustainable future.


#ESG #Sustainability Management

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Nov

11

November 11, 2020

The Sustainable Business Agenda in a Biden-Harris Administration

The Sustainable Business Agenda in a Biden-Harris Administration

Following the 2020 U.S. elections, BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer lays out an agenda for business to call on the Biden administration to adopt in order to advance a more just and sustainable world.


#Climate Change #Environment #ESG #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Procurement #Supply Chain

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Nov

4

November 4, 2020

Climate Justice: How Business Climate Action Can Reduce Environmental Racism

Climate Justice: How Business Climate Action Can Reduce Environmental Racism

This year’s COVID-19 crisis and racial justice movement have highlighted the systemic inequities in the U.S. and revealed how crises disproportionately affect certain populations. Business has an important role to play in helping to bring climate justice and racial equity front and center while shifting the finance for the energy transition.


#Climate Change #DEI

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Oct

29

October 29, 2020

Amid COVID-19, BSR20 Highlighted Action, Collaboration, and Leadership

Amid COVID-19, BSR20 Highlighted Action, Collaboration, and Leadership

In a year with so many reasons to be concerned about the state of the world and the future, last week’s BSR Conference leaves us with reasons to be optimistic.


#BSR Conference #Sustainability Management

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Oct

28

October 28, 2020

Building the Future Starts Now: Reflections from BSR Conference 2020

Building the Future Starts Now: Reflections from BSR Conference 2020

The BSR20 Conference aimed to help the sustainable business community see our changing world more clearly. Here are four takeaways from the event.


#BSR Conference #Sustainability Management

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Oct

27

October 27, 2020

Four Features of Effective Human Rights Due Diligence

Four Features of Effective Human Rights Due Diligence

The EU’s proposed mandatory human rights due diligence legislation has the potential to reshape the way that companies manage their human rights risks—and to boost the impact of company efforts to prevent, mitigate, and remedy these risks. This blog discusses four features of effective human rights due diligence.


#Human Rights #Supply Chain

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Oct

22

October 22, 2020

Election 2020: A Test for American Democracy, and A Test for American Business

Election 2020: A Test for American Democracy, and A Test for American Business

Many companies have already taken steps to enable voting and to promote free and fair elections as Election Day approaches in the U.S. Here are five additional things that business can do to sustain a healthy democracy.


#Ethics and Governance #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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