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Nov

2

November 2, 2016

Climate Change: The Honorable Kevin Rudd Addresses the BSR Conference 2016

The Honorable Kevin Rudd Addresses the BSR Conference 2016

In a plenary address at the BSR Conference 2016, the Honorable Kevin Rudd, former Prime Minister of Australia and president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, underlined how the public and private sectors need to be mobilized to deliver effective action on climate change.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change

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Oct

28

October 28, 2016

Climate Change: As the Tide of Corporate Climate Action Shifts, Three Ways to Enhance Business Leadership

As the Tide of Corporate Climate Action Shifts, Three Ways to Enhance Business Leadership

Discussions at two recent BSR co-hosted events on climate action raised three common themes: science-based targets, collaboration, and evolving policy landscapes.

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Oct

27

October 27, 2016

Climate Change: The Business Case for Aggressive Climate and Energy Action Is like a Gathering Storm

The Business Case for Aggressive Climate and Energy Action Is like a Gathering Storm

Businesses taking climate and energy issues seriously are reaping a variety of benefits in surprising ways.

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Oct

14

October 14, 2016

Climate Change: Why Is the Opportunity for a Thriving, Clean Economy Tied Up in Court?

Why Is the Opportunity for a Thriving, Clean Economy Tied Up in Court?

The Clean Power Plan is an essential piece of policy that the United States, the planet, the economy, and people need. Yet it is stalled in a case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and is in need of support.

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Oct

11

October 11, 2016

Climate Change: The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The State of Sustainable Business in 2016: Results from the BSR/GlobeScan Survey

The results of this year's BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey remind us of the need for a recommitment to bold direction and bold action.

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

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Sep

30

September 30, 2016

Climate Change: Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

Back to the Basics: The Power of Core Values

This has been a remarkable year politically. Recommitting to core values can help us achieve great things and remind us how and why we do what we do.

#Climate Change #Ethics and Governance #Inclusive Economy #Sustainability Management

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Sep

23

September 23, 2016

Climate Change: The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

The Clean Power Plan Is Bold Policy that Will Benefit the Economy

The U.S. Clean Power Plan is one of the most significant pieces of environmental policy the United States has ever seen, and it will help companies remove barriers to climate goals and reduce business risk.

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

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Sep

15

September 15, 2016

Climate Change: Science-Based Climate Targets Are a Window into the Future

Science-Based Climate Targets Are a Window into the Future

This blog is a primer on science-based targets, which can help companies align with a climate-compatible future.

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Sep

12

September 12, 2016

Climate Change: Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Given the wide-ranging implications of climate impacts on business, companies should adopt holistic approaches to understanding climate risk and investing in resilience, from their internal operations to their value chains.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Sep

7

September 7, 2016

Climate Change: United States and China Lock in Paris Agreement

United States and China Lock in Paris Agreement

U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced at the G20 summit that the United States and China are formally joining the Paris Agreement on climate change, which will have an immediate impact on businesses and investors.

#Climate Change

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