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Oct

7

October 7, 2015

Climate Resilience and the Role of the Private Sector in Thailand

Climate Resilience and the Role of the Private Sector in Thailand

This report uses Thailand as a lens to inform businesses on how to build climate resilience in their operations and supply chains.


#Climate Change #Grants #Resilience #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Sep

30

September 30, 2015

BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey 2015

BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey 2015

In our seventh annual survey of our members, BSR and GlobeScan explore how businesses are addressing sustainability.


#BSR News #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Sep

25

September 25, 2015

Conditions for Scaling Investment in Social Finance

Conditions for Scaling Investment in Social Finance

This report presents BSR’s holistic framing of “social finance,” or any investment activity that generates financial returns and considers social and environmental impact and introduces five conditions to galvanize private capital toward advancing social and environmental goals.


#Financial Services #Grants #Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Sep

22

September 22, 2015

Women in Factories China: Creating Good Jobs and Building an Inclusive Economy

Women in Factories China: Creating Good Jobs and Building an Inclusive Economy

The Women in Factories China program has trained more than 22,000 workers on work and and life skills. Testimonials from participants highlight how the program has affected their lives.


#Grants #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Women in Factories China #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

8

September 8, 2015

Issue Brief: Sustainable Supply Chains in the Financial Sector

Issue Brief: Sustainable Supply Chains in the Financial Sector

This brief highlights the importance of supply chain sustainability in the financial sector, which faces unique risks in its supply chains.


#Financial Services #Supply Chain

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Aug

25

August 25, 2015

Clean Cargo Working Group Progress Report 2015

Clean Cargo Working Group Progress Report 2015

A new report from BSR's Clean Cargo Working Group shares its progress over the past year, including a reduction in carbon emissions by more than eight percent among group members.


#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Transport and Logistics

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Jun

30

June 30, 2015

Good Jobs in the Age of Automation: Challenges and Opportunities for the Private Sector

Good Jobs in the Age of Automation: Challenges and Opportunities for the Private Sector

This issue brief provides emerging analysis on the challenges and opportunities for business to create and preserve good jobs during an era of rapid technological change.


#Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain

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Jun

3

June 3, 2015

Clean Cargo Working Group Carbon Emissions Accounting Methodology

Clean Cargo Working Group Carbon Emissions Accounting Methodology

This report details the Clean Cargo Working Group's accounting methodology for carbon dioxide emissions in the ocean shipping container industry.


#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Transport and Logistics

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Jun

2

June 2, 2015

Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

Empowering Women in Kenya’s Tea Sector: Adapting HERproject to the Smallholder Farm Context

This working paper presents BSR’s proposed approach for expanding and adapting HERproject, our workplace-based women's empowerment program, to meet the unique needs of smallholder farmers.


#Food Beverage and Agriculture #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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May

26

May 26, 2015

Business Action for Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

Business Action for Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

This report outlines how business can act on climate change by building resilience in the supply chain.


#Circular Economy #Climate Change #Resilience #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Supply Chain

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