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Jan

12

January 12, 2022

Climate Change: 2022: Purposeful Sustainability Leadership for Turbulent Times

2022: Purposeful Sustainability Leadership for Turbulent Times

BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer discusses major themes shaping the year ahead: net zero, climate action and social justice, attention on ESG, board role redefinition, and the business voice on the "great fragmentation."

#Climate Change #ESG #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Dec

16

December 16, 2021

Climate Change: China’s Carbon Emission Trading Scheme and its Implications for Businesses

China’s Carbon Emission Trading Scheme and its Implications for Businesses

China’s new national Emission Trading Scheme is a critical part of China's plans to use market mechanisms to reach peak emissions before 2030 and net zero by 2060 – it has become the world’s largest emission trading system. BSR shares insights to help you to understand exactly how the ETS works, how it will likely evolve, and its potential impacts on business.

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Dec

15

December 15, 2021

Climate Change: Inside BSR: Q&A with Erin Leitheiser

Inside BSR: Q&A with Erin Leitheiser

This month's Inside BSR features Erin Leitheiser, who recently joined BSR’s Climate team as a Manager in our Copenhagen office.

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Dec

8

December 8, 2021

Climate Change: The New SBTi Standard Places Science at the Heart of Corporate Net-Zero Targets

The New SBTi Standard Places Science at the Heart of Corporate Net-Zero Targets

The launch of the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) Net-Zero Standard just before COP26 marks a significant milestone. It is the first independently certifiable standard that assesses a company's net-zero targets, and importantly it clearly grounds them into 1.5°C-aligned short-term and long-term action.

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Nov

23

November 23, 2021

Climate Change: COP26 Made Climate Action Mainstream Business and Put 1.5°C on Life Support

COP26 Made Climate Action Mainstream Business and Put 1.5°C on Life Support

What happened at COP26? BSR Managing Director David Wei and Director Giulio Berruti share their takeaways on international cooperation, climate action and business, and upcoming trends seen at the event.

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Oct

27

October 27, 2021

Climate Change: 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

Climate Change: 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.

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Oct

8

October 8, 2021

Climate Change: 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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Sep

20

September 20, 2021

Climate Change: 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.

#Climate Change #Just Transition Collaboration

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Jun

17

June 17, 2021

Climate Change: The Case for SEC-Mandated Climate and ESG Disclosure

The Case for SEC-Mandated Climate and ESG Disclosure

In response to the SEC's interest in taking steps to require climate disclosure, we discuss crucial steps that the SEC should enable to provide consistent, comparable, and reliable information that will strengthen investors’ ability to make decisions, provide incentives for business to generate long-term value, and lead to a market economy that delivers on society’s greatest needs.

#Climate Change #ESG #Future of Reporting #Reporting and Communications

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