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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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Aug

30

August 30, 2016

Climate Change: How Business Can Match the Boldness of the Paris Climate Agreement

How Business Can Match the Boldness of the Paris Climate Agreement

When it comes to being bold, nothing tops the Paris Agreement. The Bold Climate Action track at the BSR Conference 2016 will explore ways that business can raise its climate ambition.

#BSR Conference #Climate Change

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Aug

18

August 18, 2016

Climate Change: A Big Milestone on the Road from Paris

A Big Milestone on the Road from Paris

The We Mean Business coalition, of which BSR is a proud founding member, has marked the 1,000th commitment to climate action from companies and investors in the transition to a low-carbon economy.

#Climate Change

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Aug

15

August 15, 2016

Climate Change: New Tools to Chart the Course toward the Climate North Star

New Tools to Chart the Course toward the Climate North Star

The science-based goals set forth in the Paris Agreement can help companies make decisions on climate action. But how do we navigate to those goals?

#Climate Change

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Jul

6

July 6, 2016

Climate Change: The Route to Low Emissions for Freight

The Route to Low Emissions for Freight

Reducing emissions in transport and logistics requires smart policy, fuel efficiency, and innovation on systems, space, and data. The good news: It is not a question of whether we can achieve this, but rather how quickly.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Jun

28

June 28, 2016

Climate Change: The Paris Agreement Asks Businesses to Be Bold

The Paris Agreement Asks Businesses to Be Bold

The Paris Agreement is creating a new normal in climate action for the business community. A new report from BSR and We Mean Business brings the outcome of the global climate talks back to businesses and investors to help them seize the opportunities and manage risks in this new regulatory and economic landscape.

#Climate Change

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Jun

24

June 24, 2016

Climate Change: Brexit, 2016 Politics, and Lessons for Sustainable Business Leadership

Brexit, 2016 Politics, and Lessons for Sustainable Business Leadership

In light of recent geopolitical developments, sustainable business leaders must focus on championing inclusive economic growth.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Jun

22

June 22, 2016

Climate Change: A First Look at How Companies Are Responding to the SDGs

A First Look at How Companies Are Responding to the SDGs

We partnered with the UN Global Compact to gain a greater understanding of how companies are integrating the Sustainable Development Goals into their core business initiatives.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Jun

7

June 7, 2016

Climate Change: A ‘Net Positive’ Future Is Within Reach: Introducing the Net Positive Project

A ‘Net Positive’ Future Is Within Reach: Introducing the Net Positive Project

Our new project aims to align approaches, principles, and tools for a net positive movement, where companies go beyond mitigating their negative sustainability impacts to create a net positive impact on society, the environment, and the economy.

#Climate Change #Net Positive Project #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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