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Jun

22

June 22, 2016

Inclusive Economy: 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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May

23

May 23, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Building an Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Marcela Manubens of Unilever

Building an Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Marcela Manubens of Unilever

In the fourteenth of our series of conversations with inclusive economy thought leaders, we spoke with Marcela Manubens, global vice president for social impact at Unilever, about the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, key inclusive economy issues, and leadership.

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Mar

17

March 17, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Building An Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Juan Gonzalez-Valero of Syngenta

Building An Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Juan Gonzalez-Valero of Syngenta

In the thirteenth of our series of conversations with inclusive economy thought leaders, we spoke with Juan Gonzalez-Valero, head of public policy and partnerships at Syngenta, about the Good Growth Plan and how inclusion is part of its business strategy, particularly as it works with smallholder farmers.

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Feb

19

February 19, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Building an Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Mai Oldgard of Telenor Group

Building an Inclusive Economy: A Conversation with Mai Oldgard of Telenor Group

In the twelfth of our series of conversations with inclusive economy thought leaders, we spoke with Mai Oldgard, senior vice president and head of sustainability at Telenor Group, about how communications networks can help increase access to information and services.

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Feb

9

February 9, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategies Should Be Holistic and Integrated

Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategies Should Be Holistic and Integrated

A new report from BSR, the International Center for Research on Women, and the Oak Foundation helps companies build effective women's economic empowerment strategies.

#Business Action for Women #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Jan

27

January 27, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Follow the Data: To Improve Health, Tackle Inequality

Follow the Data: To Improve Health, Tackle Inequality

We explore how inequality affects health through data visualizations of factors including income, education, race, and age.

#Healthcare #Healthy Business Coalition #Inclusive Economy

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Jan

25

January 25, 2016

Inclusive Economy: The World Economic Forum 2016: There Is No ‘Single’ Davos

The World Economic Forum 2016: There Is No ‘Single’ Davos

This year's World Economic Forum Annual Meeting was both a celebration, following a successful Paris Climate Agreement and the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals, but also a reminder of the work in front of all sectors of society.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Jan

19

January 19, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Notes from the Train to Davos: Aron Cramer on the World Economic Forum 2016

Notes from the Train to Davos: Aron Cramer on the World Economic Forum 2016

BSR CEO Aron Cramer reflects on the week ahead at the World Economic Forum's 2016 annual meeting in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy #Information and Communications Technology

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Jan

12

January 12, 2016

Inclusive Economy: A New Year’s Resolution for the Private Sector: The Sustainable Development Goals

A New Year’s Resolution for the Private Sector: The Sustainable Development Goals

Taking a cue from time-honored advice on achieving New Year's resolutions, here are four observations to help you take the leap on your company’s contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Jan

8

January 8, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Access to Sustainable Energy: Bright Ideas to Capture a Booming Market

Access to Sustainable Energy: Bright Ideas to Capture a Booming Market

Sustainable Development Goal 7 is to “ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all.” These three collaboration examples demonstrate how to reach populations most in need of energy.

#Energy and Extractives #Inclusive Economy #Power and Utilities

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