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Nov

9

November 9, 2017

Sustainability Management: The Sustainability Form 10-K: A Proposal

The Sustainability Form 10-K: A Proposal

We're proposing an equivalent of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Form 10-K for sustainability reporting. Here's why.

#Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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Nov

7

November 7, 2017

Sustainability Management: In Defense of Transparency: Why Extractives Companies Should Remain Committed

In Defense of Transparency: Why Extractives Companies Should Remain Committed

In spite of the U.S. government’s decision to withdraw from the Extractives Industry Transparency Initiative, extractives companies should continue to pursue transparent practices to protect their reputations and licenses to operate.

#Energy and Extractives #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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Oct

26

October 26, 2017

Sustainability Management: Embedding Inclusive Growth in Business Decisions: A Framework for Companies and Investors

Embedding Inclusive Growth in Business Decisions: A Framework for Companies and Investors

In collaboration with BSR, Morgan Stanley has developed a framework to explore the relationship between inclusive growth and business performance.

#Inclusive Economy #Sustainability Management

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Oct

24

October 24, 2017

Sustainability Management: New BSR Report: The Future of Sustainable Business

New BSR Report: The Future of Sustainable Business

We hope our new paper, "The Future of Sustainable Business," prompts new thinking, identifies new opportunities, and encourages you to join with us in redefining sustainable business.

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Oct

3

October 3, 2017

Sustainability Management: The Increasing Importance of Articulating Long-Term Value

The Increasing Importance of Articulating Long-Term Value

Institutional investors are increasingly vocal about long-term value; companies can proactively engage and attract these investors who value ESG commitments.

#Financial Services #Sustainability Management

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Sep

27

September 27, 2017

Sustainability Management: How We Can Use Big Data to Understand Sustainability Risks and Opportunities

How We Can Use Big Data to Understand Sustainability Risks and Opportunities

BSR has partnered with big data intelligence software firm Polecat to understand sustainability risks, opportunities, and stakeholder perceptions.

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Sep

26

September 26, 2017

Sustainability Management: Introducing the Sustainable Business Playbook

Introducing the Sustainable Business Playbook

We are pleased to release a Playbook for Sustainable Business in the United States as a contribution to shape and support the actions that will ensure that the vision of a just and sustainable world becomes a reality.

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Sep

22

September 22, 2017

Sustainability Management: Introducing the Sustainable Futures Lab

Introducing the Sustainable Futures Lab

BSR has launched a new Sustainable Futures Lab, which will enable foresight-driven engagement with a broad spectrum of changes across various domains that are reshaping the context for business and sustainability.

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Sep

11

September 11, 2017

Sustainability Management: Q&A: The Future of Sustainability Management

Q&A: The Future of Sustainability Management

To kick off a Q&A series with our sustainability experts, we sat down with our Sustainability Management lead to discuss the past, present, and future of the field.

#BSR Conference #Sustainability Management

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Aug

10

August 10, 2017

Sustainability Management: Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

Stakeholder Groups Extractives Companies Should Engage to Be Inclusive and Effective

In the mining sector, stakeholder engagement is particularly relevant given the close proximity to and impact on local communities through the use of resources such as water, energy, and land. While every company’s specific stakeholders depend on its operating circumstances, extractives companies should consider these stakeholder groups when developing an engagement strategy.

#Energy and Extractives #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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