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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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May

17

May 17, 2016

Climate Change: BSR Member Spotlight: Patrick Flynn, Director of Sustainability, Salesforce

BSR Member Spotlight: Patrick Flynn, Director of Sustainability, Salesforce

Salesforce's sustainability director spoke to BSR about why innovation and collaboration are important to sustainability and the company's renewable-energy goals.

#BSR Member #Climate Change #Information and Communications Technology

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May

11

May 11, 2016

Climate Change: Investing in Nature Can Be Win-Win-Win for Business, Communities, and the Environment

Investing in Nature Can Be Win-Win-Win for Business, Communities, and the Environment

A new BSR report makes the triple-bottom-line business case for investing in nature, including numerous examples from leading companies.

#Climate Change #Ecosystem Services #Environment

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May

5

May 5, 2016

Climate Change: Setting Your Own Direction for a Clean-Fuel Commercial Fleet

Setting Your Own Direction for a Clean-Fuel Commercial Fleet

Developed by BSR's Future of Fuels, the tool provides the missing answers for several important decisions that fleet owners regularly make.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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May

3

May 3, 2016

Climate Change: Translating the Climate Agreement into Business Strategies: BSR’s Four-Part Methodology

Translating the Climate Agreement into Business Strategies: BSR’s Four-Part Methodology

Now that the Paris Agreement on climate is becoming a tangible reality, companies need to address a key question: What does the agreement mean for me?

#Climate Change #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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May

2

May 2, 2016

Climate Change: To Enhance Climate Resilience, Invest in Communities

To Enhance Climate Resilience, Invest in Communities

Bangladesh is ranked among the countries most vulnerable to climate change. By investing in communities, companies can build climate resilience and generate business benefits.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

26

April 26, 2016

Climate Change: Three Ways to Scale Climate-Smart Agriculture in the United States

Three Ways to Scale Climate-Smart Agriculture in the United States

Large-scale climate action in U.S. agriculture will require a massive, coordinated approach of organizations able to address different regions, commodities, and layers of the value chain.

#Climate Change #Food Beverage and Agriculture #Supply Chain

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