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Jun

24

June 24, 2020

Climate Change: The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The time is now for an overhaul of the social contract to address 21st-century realities and needs. A new social contract can deliver long-term value creation that enables economic security and mobility, is genuinely inclusive, and addresses challenges such as the transition to clean energy and the emergence of a digital world.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Social Contract #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

2

April 2, 2020

Climate Change: Climate Action in the Value Chain: Reducing Scope 3 Emissions and Achieving Science-Based Targets

Climate Action in the Value Chain: Reducing Scope 3 Emissions and Achieving Science-Based Targets

The only way for companies to achieve ambitious greenhouse gas emissions reductions targets is to go beyond direct company operations and tackle value chain (Scope 3) emissions.

#Climate Change

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Dec

3

December 3, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and the Just Transition

Climate and the Just Transition

The just transition is an economy-wide process that produces the plans, policies, and investments that build resilient economies and communities with green and decent jobs, and this report explores the role business can play in making it a reality.

#Climate Change

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Nov

13

November 13, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and Human Rights

Climate and Human Rights

This report explores the intimate connection between climate resilience and human rights and outlines how companies can address this nexus.

#Climate Change #Human Rights

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Sep

25

September 25, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and Women

Climate and Women

This paper explores the connection between women’s empowerment and resilience to climate change and aims to drive corporate action to put women at the center of climate solutions.

#Climate Change #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

17

September 17, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and Inclusive Economy

Climate and Inclusive Economy

Climate change and the economy are inextricably linked. This report highlights how companies across sectors can better understand how they can contribute to more climate-resilient and inclusive economies.

#Climate Change #Inclusive Economy

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Sep

12

September 12, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and Health

Climate and Health

Climate change will impact the health of humans around the world. This paper explores the intersection of climate and public health issues and highlights the business case for action.

#Climate Change #Healthcare

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Sep

10

September 10, 2018

Climate Change: Climate and Supply Chain

Climate and Supply Chain

This report explores how businesses can enhance their resilience to the impacts of climate change on their supply chains and improve their supply chain management in the process.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain

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Sep

10

September 10, 2018

Climate Change: Climate Nexus Reports

Climate Nexus Reports

To help businesses explore the interaction between climate and these areas, and to direct companies to opportunities for synergy and interventions that will build climate resilience, BSR is launching a series of reports on the “nexus” between climate resilience and other key sustainability issues: supply chain, health, inclusive economy, women, human rights, and just transition.

#Climate Change

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Sep

4

September 4, 2018

Climate Change: Building Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia

Building Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia

This report offers a framework for private-sector action on building resilience to climate change in Southeast Asia.

#Climate Change

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