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Aug

17

August 17, 2017

Climate Change: Next Steps for the (Former) Members of the Business Advisory Councils

Next Steps for the (Former) Members of the Business Advisory Councils

In the wake of yesterday’s collapse of the advisory councils assembled by Donald Trump, here are five key principles for the business leaders who were on the councils to help define and promote a thriving economy.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy

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Aug

15

August 15, 2017

Climate Change: Climate Risk and Resilience: South African Companies Paving the Way

Climate Risk and Resilience: South African Companies Paving the Way

When it comes to taking a comprehensive approach to climate change risk management, these South African companies across industries are leading the way.

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Jul

25

July 25, 2017

Climate Change: The State of Sustainable Business in 2017: Results from the Ninth Annual BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The State of Sustainable Business in 2017: Results from the Ninth Annual BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The results of this year's BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey remind us of the need for business to redefine the sustainability agenda and lead in today's dynamic environment.

#BSR News #Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Jun

7

June 7, 2017

Climate Change: Business Steps Up Leadership on Climate Action as U.S. Administration Withdraws

Business Steps Up Leadership on Climate Action as U.S. Administration Withdraws

While consensus on climate action has long been elusive, companies from diverse sectors of the economy have stepped up and pledged to protect the standards of the Paris Agreement.

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Jun

1

June 1, 2017

Climate Change: BSR Statement on U.S. Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

BSR Statement on U.S. Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

BSR regrets that the United States has announced its intention to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change.

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May

30

May 30, 2017

Climate Change: Despite U.S. Uncertainty on Paris, Business Momentum for Climate Action Remains Strong

Despite U.S. Uncertainty on Paris, Business Momentum for Climate Action Remains Strong

BSR urges the United States to remain in the Paris Agreement on climate change, and we are confident that the business community will continue to lead on climate action.

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May

15

May 15, 2017

Climate Change: How to Increase Your Company’s Renewables Portfolio

How to Increase Your Company’s Renewables Portfolio

Here’s how to assess your options for procuring renewable energy and how to collaborate to increase your portfolio more quickly.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Internet Power

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May

9

May 9, 2017

Climate Change: New BSR Report: Scaling Clean Energy through Financial Industry Collaboration

New BSR Report: Scaling Clean Energy through Financial Industry Collaboration

The transition to a low-carbon economy is underway. How can the financial services industry collaborate to scale clean energy finance?

#Climate Change #Collaboration #Financial Services

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May

1

May 1, 2017

Climate Change: The Future Looks Clean: New Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles

The Future Looks Clean: New Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles

This new set of principles from our Future of Fuels initiative provides a robust framework for the road freight system to accelerate the transition to low-carbon, sustainable fuels.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels

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Apr

20

April 20, 2017

Climate Change: How Global Value Chains Push and Pull U.S. Companies on Climate Action

How Global Value Chains Push and Pull U.S. Companies on Climate Action

The push and pull of global value chains—from supplier engagement to the emergence of China as a new climate leader—will build momentum for climate action by companies in the United States.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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