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Aug

2

August 2, 2017

Sustainability Management: How to Build Effective Sustainability Governance Structures

How to Build Effective Sustainability Governance Structures

Sustainability governance helps a company implement sustainability strategy across the business, manage goal-setting and reporting processes, strengthen relations with external stakeholders, and ensure overall accountability. It’s important to keep in mind that there is no cookie-cutter structure that can be applied; every company must tailor its approach for what makes most sense given its business model, structure, resources, and level of sustainability integration into the business.

#Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Jul

12

July 12, 2017

Sustainability Management: Insights from Telia Company’s Human Rights Impact Assessments

Insights from Telia Company’s Human Rights Impact Assessments

Here are four insights into how to apply the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights that we gained while conducting recent human rights impact assessments for Telia Company.

#Ethics and Governance #Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Sustainability Management

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Mar

30

March 30, 2017

Sustainability Management: A Guide to Stakeholder Engagement for Healthier Communities

A Guide to Stakeholder Engagement for Healthier Communities

The Healthy Business Coalition’s new Stakeholder Engagement Guide is designed to help companies engage key stakeholders on their healthy business goals, progress, and obstacles.

#Healthy Business Coalition #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Mar

27

March 27, 2017

Sustainability Management: The Five Levels of Building an Ethical Culture

The Five Levels of Building an Ethical Culture

Companies seeking to understand and build an ethical culture should consider systems thinking and group dynamics theory.

#Ethics and Governance #Sustainability Management

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Mar

23

March 23, 2017

Sustainability Management: Lessons in Technology and Convergence from SXSW 2017

Lessons in Technology and Convergence from SXSW 2017

Here are four trends that ran through this year's South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas.

#Information and Communications Technology #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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Mar

17

March 17, 2017

Sustainability Management: Evolution in Private Equity ESG: From Policies and Efficiency to Impact

Evolution in Private Equity ESG: From Policies and Efficiency to Impact

The private equity sector has a unique and powerful opportunity to evolve to an integrated, strategic approach to sustainability, which will enhance stakeholder relations and reputation; advance positive environmental, social, and governance impacts; and improve business outcomes.

#Financial Services #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Feb

20

February 20, 2017

Sustainability Management: Building a Culture of Integrity to Transform the Maritime Industry

Building a Culture of Integrity to Transform the Maritime Industry

Rather than resolving issues as they arise or worsen, the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network now aims to shift the integrity culture of the maritime sector to a point where corruption is no longer entertained as a possibility in any port.

#Ethics and Governance #Maritime Anti-Corruption Network #Sustainability Management

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Feb

15

February 15, 2017

Sustainability Management: Calling All Sustainability Reporting Practitioners

Calling All Sustainability Reporting Practitioners

We're launching a new collaborative initiative to provide a space for practitioners to share learnings, insights, and perspectives and address important questions about the future of sustainability reporting.

#Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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Feb

7

February 7, 2017

Sustainability Management: Redefining Business Leadership in a New Environment

Redefining Business Leadership in a New Environment

As we witness a systematic assault on the foundations for a just and sustainable world, a new question is arising: How do companies and CEOs respond when basic principles are under attack?

#Ethics and Governance #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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