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Nov

18

November 18, 2016

Climate Change: Post-COP22 Analysis: Commitment to the Paris Agreement Is Now Stronger than Ever

Post-COP22 Analysis: Commitment to the Paris Agreement Is Now Stronger than Ever

Despite 2016's disruptive geopolitics, the global community reaffirmed commitment to a low-carbon, climate-resilient future at the COP22 climate meetings. So, how can we manage disruption and continue our efforts?

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Nov

11

November 11, 2016

Climate Change: Sustainable Business After the 2016 U.S. Election

Sustainable Business After the 2016 U.S. Election

Our agenda is too important to drop. As this new world emerges, these four actions should shape our strategy.

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Nov

8

November 8, 2016

Climate Change: Walmart’s Climate Ambition Signals a New Market Reality

Walmart’s Climate Ambition Signals a New Market Reality

Here are three lessons that companies can take away from Walmart's climate announcement and use to set their own course toward the low-carbon economy.

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Nov

7

November 7, 2016

Climate Change: What to Look Out for at COP22 and Where BSR Will Be

What to Look Out for at COP22 and Where BSR Will Be

This year’s global climate meeting, COP22, in Marrakesh, Morocco, is taking place in a changed landscape for climate action. And as in past years, BSR will be present at the climate negotiations.

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Nov

4

November 4, 2016

Climate Change: Statement by BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer on Walmart Climate Announcement

Statement by BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer on Walmart Climate Announcement

President and CEO Aron Cramer released a statement welcoming Walmart's November 2016 climate announcement on behalf of BSR.

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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.

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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.

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