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Feb

10

February 10, 2022

Sustainability Management: New York’s Trendsetting Legislation Unveiled: Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act

New York’s Trendsetting Legislation Unveiled: Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act

The Fashion Sustainability Act, if passed, would hold fashion companies accountable for their role in climate change and human rights impacts.

#Consumer Products #Sustainability Management

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Jan

12

January 12, 2022

Sustainability Management: 2022: Purposeful Sustainability Leadership for Turbulent Times

2022: Purposeful Sustainability Leadership for Turbulent Times

BSR President and CEO Aron Cramer discusses major themes shaping the year ahead: net zero, climate action and social justice, attention on ESG, board role redefinition, and the business voice on the "great fragmentation."

#Climate Change #ESG #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Oct

8

October 8, 2021

Sustainability Management: The Stars Are Aligning

The Stars Are Aligning

We are entering the next era of just and sustainable business with a much clearer pathway. BSR Vice President Dunstan Allison-Hope shares a framework around which the field seems to be coalescing.

#Climate Change #ESG #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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Aug

30

August 30, 2021

Sustainability Management: Sustainable from the Start: Embedding ESG into High-Growth Business Strategy

Sustainable from the Start: Embedding ESG into High-Growth Business Strategy

Younger, high-growth companies face unique challenges and opportunities as they expand business while also considering environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors. What are the main considerations for a high-growth company at the start of its ESG journey?

#ESG #Sustainability Management

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Jul

22

July 22, 2021

Sustainability Management: Dynamic Materiality: How Companies Can Future-Proof Materiality Assessments

Dynamic Materiality: How Companies Can Future-Proof Materiality Assessments

Dynamism in the materiality of ESG issues is increasing. Here's how your company can stress-test your materiality assessment against future scenarios.

#Materiality #Sustainability Management #Sustainable Futures Lab

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Jul

6

July 6, 2021

Sustainability Management: What Business Needs to Know about the EU Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive

What Business Needs to Know about the EU Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive

The EU Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive proposal was released in April 2021. Here are six things that global businesses should know about it.

#Future of Reporting #Materiality #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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May

23

May 23, 2021

Sustainability Management: China’s 14th Five-Year Plan: Broad Insights for Investors

China’s 14th Five-Year Plan: Broad Insights for Investors

What does China's 14th Five-Year Plan mean for investors? We discuss five ways investors can seek opportunities.

#Climate Change #ESG #Sustainability Management

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May

19

May 19, 2021

Sustainability Management: Modernizing the Social Contract in 2021: Five Developments for Business to Consider

Modernizing the Social Contract in 2021: Five Developments for Business to Consider

COVID-19 has shown—in a tragic way—how interconnected the world is. All the events of the past year and a half have also reinforced and deepened the urgent need to redefine the social contract and the key role business must play in that effort.

#Climate Change #DEI #ESG #Human Rights #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management

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Apr

15

April 15, 2021

Sustainability Management: Six Things Business Should Know About the EU Taxonomy

Six Things Business Should Know About the EU Taxonomy

Companies based in, doing business with, and with investors in the EU will need to pay attention to the EU Taxonomy and its impact on investments.

#Climate Change #Financial Services #Sustainability Management

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Mar

24

March 24, 2021

Sustainability Management: What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

What Businesses Operating in Vietnam Can Do about Climate Risk

All companies operating in Vietnam need to know that the country is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. How can businesses in Vietnam best prepare and build resilience?

#Climate Change #Sustainability Management

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