The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is a global organization made up of over 200 leading companies from over 60 countries. Its mission is to promote sustainable development through business action. They work with governments and other organizations to develop policies and practices that will help businesses become more environmentally and socially responsible. In this blog post, we will discuss the work of … Continue reading WBCSD: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
We often hear that people feel helpless in the face of affecting environmental, social and governance change in the world. In fact, you have more power than you think. Continue reading ESG Transparency at Work: Over 450 Companies Withdraw from Russia—But Some Remain
Hey you! Wanna save the future? In a world of increasing environmental and social awareness, investing with your values in mind has become more important than ever. One way to do this is by incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into your home, habits and investment portfolio. Saving the future is as easy as supporting the companies that share your values, and ESG is … Continue reading What is Your Personal ESG Score and Why Should You Care?
The Kyoto Protocol is an international treaty that was first agreed to in 1997. The treaty is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to prevent global warming. Continue reading What is the Kyoto Protocol and Why is it Important?
Environmental Social Governance (ESG) is another form of socially responsible investing that takes into account companies’ environmental practices as well as… Continue reading What is the Difference Between SRI and ESG?
It is important to understand that ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance, because if we are going to shift to being a sustainable world, then ESG is is the cornerstone of the innovation that will get us there. Continue reading What is an ESG Strategy?
You could say it is because it helps companies be more sustainable and less likely to fail. You could say it is because it helps to ensure that companies are… Continue reading What is ESG and Why is it Important?
Environmental issues such as pollution and wildlife preservation are often included in ESG discussions along with social considerations like unemployment rates and… Continue reading What is ESG and How Does it Affect Climate Change?
The difference between social and environmental reporting is often misunderstood by many people who have no idea of what either entails. The difference is… Continue reading What is Social and Environmental Reporting?
The aim of the Project is to standardize and streamline ESG data for private equity investors so they can create more transparent information on portfolio companies. Private Equity Investors need reliable metrics in order to compare investments across their portfolios. But there’s currently no comparable set-up with regards to how much must be submitted about each metric or which priorities come first on any given … Continue reading From Confusion to Convergence-ESG Data Project