Accounting & Sustainability: Future-proofing the CFO

Daily News Alert 01.08.13 2013: Life on the Edge of the Sustainability Cliff The Great Recession shook loose the pillars of trust between the public, investment community and companies, particularly among the millennial generation, which increasingly believes that Wall Street no longer serves Main Street and companies care more about …

Joint Global Reporting Initiative, WBCSD, CEBDS press release

Joint Global Reporting Initiative, WBCSD, CEBDS press release For immediate release Friday 15 June 2012 Rio+20 should adopt an approach to making sustainability reporting standard practice say leading business organizations Ban Ki Moon asked to lead establishment of global policy framework for sustainability reporting Rio de Janeiro 15 June 2012 …

Transforming Finance to Grow Green Sustainable Economies

SYNDICATED DISTRIBUTION TO 200 CLIENTS IN ASIA, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA AND AFRICA. For information on subscribing to IPS Columnist Service, Rome, contact Pablo Piacentini at HYPERLINK “mailto:[email protected]” \o “blocked::mailto:[email protected][email protected], fax 39-06-4817877, or his assistant Francesca Buffo at [email protected]  For permission to syndicate or reprint contact: Pablo Piacentini at HYPERLINK …

WRI Digest: GHG Protocol, Climate Science, World Resources Report

Manage Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Measure Them! On October 4, 2011, the Greenhouse Gas Protocol (GHG Protocol) launched two new standards that empower businesses to better measure, manage, and report their greenhouse gas emissions. Developed by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), the Corporate Value Chain …

Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Dr. Matthew Kiernan

An interview from Emerging Markets ESG Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Dr. Matthew Kiernan, Founder and CEO, Inflection Point Capital Management, Canada –May 20, 2011 By Geoffrey on May 20, 2011 Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview …

Pacific Energy, ICT, Transport Ministers Conclude Inaugural Joint Meeting

Pacific Energy, ICT, Transport Ministers Conclude Inaugural Joint Meeting 8_April_2011: The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) convened the inaugural Joint Regional Meeting for Energy, Information and Communication Technology and Transport, from 4-8 April 2011, in Noumea, New Caledonia. The meeting discussed the cross-cutting impacts of the three sectors in …