- About Us
- How We Work
- Our Insights
- BSR Conference
- Member Center
November 13, 2013
Jane Church, MALD Candidate, The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy
The ever-expanding networks that connect us are changing the landscape for business, and successful companies are finding new opportunities to connect with customers and stakeholders. At the BSR Conference 2013, we heard from speakers and companies who illuminated the importance of this issue—and the business models that are tapping into these networks.
October 30, 2013
The results of the latest BSR/GlobeScan State of Sustainable Business Survey are out, and they tell us a number of things about the successes and challenges business is facing today—and will face in the future. But one surprising finding this year relates to how companies are integrating sustainability into core functions.
September 18, 2013
Companies must consider human rights impacts as part of every consequential business decision. To help get us there, corporate human rights managers should keep three considerations in mind.
September 17, 2013
My experience with sustainability networks is typical. Progress can be halting and paths to consensus are not linear, but the potential for systemic change is massive.
August 7, 2013
For all its imperfections, there are four essential truths about our world that business understands, and that much of the public debate and policy apparatus miss.
August 6, 2013
A recent BSR Paris event with speakers from the International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association, Total, and the International Institute for Environment and Development highlighted the need for practical strategies to integrate business and human rights.
July 31, 2013
Our interconnected web of networks—in business, society, technology, and among individuals—are uniquely suited to solve our greatest sustainability challenges.
July 29, 2013
Most global extractives companies no longer view stakeholder engagement as a "nice to have," but rather as a core part of their business-planning strategy and operations. What's needed to make these engagements effective?
July 16, 2013
Since the last Global Reporting Initiative guidelines were released in 2006, a host of additional standards have emerged. The G4 guidelines—which feature significant changes from the G3—should help companies focus on strategy while meeting the growing criteria for sustainability reporting.
April 25, 2013
As a number of new integrated reporting guidelines hit the market this year, companies should take this moment to reflect on overall reporting models and think strategically about where they want to take them.