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Climate Change: The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

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The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The time is now for an overhaul of the social contract to address 21st-century realities and needs. A new social contract can deliver long-term value creation that enables economic security and mobility, is genuinely inclusive, and addresses challenges such as the transition to clean energy and the emergence of a digital world.

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Climate Change: China’s 14th Five-Year Plan: Broad Insights for Investors

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China’s 14th Five-Year Plan: Broad Insights for Investors

What does China's 14th Five-Year Plan mean for investors? We discuss five ways investors can seek opportunities.

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Climate Change: Gender Equity in the Just Transition and the Shift to Green Jobs

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Gender Equity in the Just Transition and the Shift to Green Jobs

As the energy transition becomes a reality, it is essential to build a shared understanding of what a sustainable, green workforce looks like and how women and men can benefit equally from this transition.

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Climate Change: Modernizing the Social Contract in 2021: Five Developments for Business to Consider

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Modernizing the Social Contract in 2021: Five Developments for Business to Consider

COVID-19 has shown—in a tragic way—how interconnected the world is. All the events of the past year and a half have also reinforced and deepened the urgent need to redefine the social contract and the key role business must play in that effort.

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Climate Change: Inside BSR: Q&A with Melissa Do

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Inside BSR: Q&A with Melissa Do

This month's Inside BSR features Melissa Do, an Associate based in our San Francisco office, and discusses her sustainability journey as well as her work on climate change.

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Climate Change: China’s Climate Goals, The 14th Five-Year Plan, and the Impact on Sustainable Business

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China’s Climate Goals, The 14th Five-Year Plan, and the Impact on Sustainable Business

How will China's 14th Five-Year Plan steer the country's development for the next five years, and what do its environmental and climate considerations mean for business?

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Climate Change: Leaders Summit on Climate: Forward Progress to the Net Zero Economies We Need

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Leaders Summit on Climate: Forward Progress to the Net Zero Economies We Need

For the first time since the Paris Agreement, the Leaders Summit on Climate kicked off a new round of stronger targets from major emitters. Here's what this means for business.

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Climate Change: Six Things Business Should Know About the EU Taxonomy

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Six Things Business Should Know About the EU Taxonomy

Companies based in, doing business with, and with investors in the EU will need to pay attention to the EU Taxonomy and its impact on investments.

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Climate Change: What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

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What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

All companies operating in Vietnam need to know that the country is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. How can businesses in Vietnam best prepare and build resilience?

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Climate Change: China in 2021: Looking beyond COVID-19

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China in 2021: Looking beyond COVID-19

BSR takes a look at four trends to watch in China’s manufacturing and supply chain environment in 2021, a year still shaped by COVID-19.

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Climate Change: 2021: Optimism and Resolve for the Decisive Decade

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2021: Optimism and Resolve for the Decisive Decade

It is time to turn ambition to action. In the year ahead, BSR will be focusing on three broad areas: (1) business transformation to meet ESG objectives; (2) decisive climate action to translate commitments into real change; and (3) creating an economy that is truly inclusive.

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Climate Change: Business and the Renewal of American Democracy

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Business and the Renewal of American Democracy

The horrific storming of the U.S. Capitol building this week is yet another “shocked but not surprised” event as Donald Trump’s presidency comes to an end. Historians will have much to assess from this tragic period but there are numerous lessons for business leaders to consider today.

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Upcoming Events on Climate Change

A Climate Crash Course for EMEA High-Growth Tech Companies


A Climate Crash Course for EMEA High-Growth Tech Companies

How can early-stage companies starting out today develop a climate strategy that meets the moment, learns from and leapfrogs others, and fits their business model, scale and stakeholder expectations? Join us for a facilitated discussion with BSR’s climate lead Giulio Berruti and high-growth company representatives to share approaches and challenges to developing and implementing a climate strategy.

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Technology and Transparency: Future Insights for Corporate Value Chains


Technology and Transparency: Future Insights for Corporate Value Chains

Join BSR for a conversation exploring technology, future developments, and the accountability systems in which corporate value chains will operate in the future. What are the implications for issues such as modern slavery due diligence, carbon emissions, and transparency to consumers, investors, activists and regulators?

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BSR COP21 Daily Dispatch

Check out our dispatches from Paris during the week of COP21, offering BSR’s insights on the policy negotiations and implications for business and a sustainable future for our climate.

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