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Jan

12

January 12, 2021

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

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.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Feb

2

February 2, 2021

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

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.

#Climate Change #Information and Communications Technology #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management

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Jan

7

January 7, 2021

Climate Change: Business and the Renewal of American Democracy

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.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy #Sustainability Management

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Dec

14

December 14, 2020

Climate Change: The Biden Administration and Sustainability in a Changing Asia

The Biden Administration and Sustainability in a Changing Asia

The Biden administration will be facing a changed landscape in Asia. The choices the Biden-Harris administration make on issues like climate change and human rights will not only impact governments in the region, but how businesses in Asia navigate these issues.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Sustainability Management

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Nov

11

November 11, 2020

Climate Change: 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 Change: 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

12

October 12, 2020

Climate Change: Meeting the Moment for Climate Action: Q&A with Maria Mendiluce, CEO, We Mean Business Coalition

Meeting the Moment for Climate Action: Q&A with Maria Mendiluce, CEO, We Mean Business Coalition

BSR connects with Maria Mendiluce, CEO of the We Mean Business coalition, ahead of BSR Conference 2020 to learn more about what she thinks is needed from business to meet the current moment and build a more equitable and sustainable future.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change #Sustainability Management

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Sep

29

September 29, 2020

Climate Change: Three Futures of Company Climate Action

Three Futures of Company Climate Action

This year’s Climate Week NYC has advanced a shift from climate commitments to climate action. What will company climate action look like in this Decisive Decade? Here are three plausible futures for companies considering their own climate and environmental strategy.

#Climate Change

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Sep

25

September 25, 2020

Climate Change: Missing Climate Week, Seeing Climate Refugees

Missing Climate Week, Seeing Climate Refugees

BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer shares his recent experience in Oregon during the wildfires, underlining the necessity of taking climate action.

#Climate Change #Environment

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Sep

23

September 23, 2020

Climate Change: Freight Buyers Are the Zero-Emission Fuel We Need

Freight Buyers Are the Zero-Emission Fuel We Need

BSR and the Smart Freight Centre are moving to accelerate the shift to zero-carbon freight across all modes of transport—air, sea, road, rail, waterways—by 2050 through a new buyer-focused collaborative platform: the Sustainable Freight Buyers Alliance.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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