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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.

#Inclusive Economy

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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 #Industrials and Utilities

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Jan

6

January 6, 2016

Inclusive Economy: Looking Ahead: Four Drivers for Progress in 2016

Looking Ahead: Four Drivers for Progress in 2016

CEO Aron Cramer outlines four drivers for continued sustainability progress in 2016 and beyond.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Dec

18

December 18, 2015

Inclusive Economy: Sustainability and Corporate Philanthropy: Un-Blurring the Lines

Sustainability and Corporate Philanthropy: Un-Blurring the Lines

There are three ways companies can integrate their sustainability initiatives and corporate philanthropy programs to maximize their greatest strengths.

#Inclusive Economy #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Dec

2

December 2, 2015

Inclusive Economy: Inclusive by Design: BSR’s Project on Technology and Access in China

Inclusive by Design: BSR’s Project on Technology and Access in China

BSR's recent project on developing a mobile application designed around the needs of blind and vision-impaired people in China aims to improve their access to products and services.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy #Information and Communications Technology

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