Sustainability data revealed easily with new reporting format

kristy SRI/ESG News

Global Reporting Initiative press release Under STRICT embargo until 00.01 CET Thursday 8 March 2012 Sustainability data revealed easily with new reporting format Data on the sustainability performance of companies – including carbon emissions, water use and human rights infringements – can now be easily revealed thanks to a new …

World Database of Happiness

kristy Beyond GDP

World Database of Happiness The World Database of Happiness is an ongoing register of scientific research on the subjective enjoyment of life. It brings together findings that are scattered throughout many studies and provides a basis for synthetic work. The Database consists of the following interrelated collections, the interconnections of …

RI-TV Special: “The honeymoon is over,” says Wolfgang Engshuber, Chair, UN PRI

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November 24th, 2011 RI-TV Alert: In the second RI-TV free-to-air interview special recorded at ESG Europe 2011, Wolfgang Engshuber, Chair of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) summarizes the development of the organisation over the last six years saying: “The honeymoon is over” and describes its desired …

Employee ownership was continuously progressing across Europe since the financial crisis

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A newsletter from European Federation of Employee Share EFES NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2011 Employee ownership was continuously progressing across Europe since the financial crisis The number of employee owners was nearly 10 million in 2010 in large European companies (out of 32.6 million employees). The number of companies that have …

Five EU Emissions Registries to Reopen Friday – But Effects to Linger

kristy Greentech

Five EU emissions registries to reopen Friday – but effects to linger EU Emissions Trading Scheme registries in France, Germany, the Netherlands, Slovakia and the UK are set to reopen on Friday – but the effects of the EU allowance theft that caused their shutdown are set to linger, say …

Good News From Europe

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RI News Alert: › European RI market doubles to €5 trillion in 2 years, despite crisis: Eurosif survey Survey results unveiled at the ESG Europe 2010 conference, October 13, Amsterdam, organized by Responsible-Investor.com in partnership with the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Norwegian Embassy in The Hague, CSR Netherlands, …