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AkzoNobel, The Nature Conservancy Partner with Nonprofit to Enhance Urban Building Resilience
AkzoNobel, The Nature Conservancy, Risk Management Solutions and Veolia have joined 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation (100RC) to provide critical tools to help cities...
#newmetrics
Global Shift to Mass Transit Can Save $100 Trillion by 2050
More than $100 trillion in cumulative public and private spending, and 1,700 megatons of annual carbon dioxide (CO2) — a 40 percent reduction of urban passenger transport emissions — could be...
#Collaboration #NaturalCapital #SupplyChain
Asia Pulp and Paper, M&S, Barclays Among Signatories of New York Declaration on Forests at UN Climate Summit
Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) Group chairman Teguh Ganda Wijaya today joins a number of companies, governments and NGOs to sign the New York Declaration on Forests at the UN Climate Summit 2014. The...
Barclays Pledges £1bn to Rapidly Growing Green Bonds Sector
On Monday, Barclays reaffirmed its commitment to the Green Bonds sector by announcing it will invest a minimum of £1bn (US$1.64) by November 2015 to form part of its liquid asset buffer — one of the...
Over 400,000 Fill NYC Streets to Drive Home the Need for Climate Action
More than 400,000 people turned out in NYC yesterday for the US edition of the People's Climate March, the largest protest in the history of the issue, joined by more than 2,000 events in 166...
Institutional Investors Managing $24T Call for Carbon Pricing, Ambitious Global Climate Deal
Nearly 350 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in assets have called on government leaders to provide stable, reliable and economically meaningful carbon pricing that helps...
#Collaboration #HumanCapital #SupplyChain
Protest Prompts 8 Major Fashion Retailers to Support Wage Increase for Cambodian Workers
Thousands of workers took to the streets of Phnom Penh, in Cambodia, last week to protest for a near-doubling of the minimum wage for retailer workers there to US$177 (£110) a month. It seems their...
#behaviorchange
Branson, Carbon War Room Call for More Ports Fighting CO2
The number of sea ports using ship evaluation systems to decrease carbon emissions will expand from two to 10 in the next year, according to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson, Bloomberg reports....
#leadership
Kellogg Joins BICEP Coalition to Push for Better Energy & Climate Policies
Kellogg Company has joined the Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy (BICEP), committing to expand its global sustainability efforts by working with businesses and policymakers to enact...
Letting Your Mission Drive Success: Lessons from Ben & Jerry's and Seventh Generation
All businesses value consumer and employee loyalty and the opportunity to shape the playing field in which they operate. Mission-driven businesses such as B Corps Seventh Generation and Ben &...

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