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1 November 2008

Corporate responses to climate change

Author: Edited by Rory Sullivan

…Corporate Responses to Climate Change…analyses current business practice and performance on climate change, in the light of the dramatic changes in the regulatory and policy environment over the last five years…[I]t examines how climate change...

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17 April 2008
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Author: Novae [Canada]

Les changements climatiques, mais aussi les relations avec les Autochtones et l'adhésion aux normes internationales figurent parmi les tendances en matière de rapports de développement durable. Stratos, une entreprise-conseil basée à Calgary, vient en...

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11 September 2007

Ceres Seeks Submissions for 2007 Sustainability Report Awards

Author: Ceres & Association of Chartered Certified Accountants [USA]

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Ceres, a US-based coalition of investors and environmental groups, today called for submissions to the sixth annual Ceres-ACCA North American Awards for Sustainability Reporting. The...

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1 January 2007

[PDF] Who’s Going “Carbon Neutral”?: A Compilation by Business for Social Responsibility

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

Who’s going carbon neutral?...[W]e have been surprised at the distinct lack of basic resources on carbon neutrality trends, and have therefore taken the step of compiling a list of the most prominent carbon neutral claims, at the company and project...

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1 November 2006

SustainAbility's bi-annual survey of corporate social & environmental reporting - top 5 are BT, Co-Operative Financial Services, BP, Anglo Platinum, Rabobank

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1 November 2006

[PDF] full report: "Tomorrow’s Value - The Global Reporters 2006 Survey of Corporate Sustainability Reporting"

Author: SustainAbility, UNEP

[Top 50 reports: BT, Co-operative Financial Services, BP, Anglo Platinum, Rabobank, Unilever, MTR, Vodafone, Shell Group, Nike, Novo Nordisk, ABN AMRO Real, BHP Billiton, Philips, ABN AMRO, HP, Anglo American, GlaxoSmithKline, Rio Tinto, Westpac...

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1 October 2005

Business for Social Responsibility reviews how 33 companies have reported on economic impacts under Global Reporting Initiative - includes GE, McDonald's, Novo Nordisk, Shell, Starbucks, Toyota

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1 October 2005

[PDF] Reporting on Economic Impacts: A Report by Business for Social Responsibility for the Global Reporting Initiative

Author: Business for Social Responsibility

The 2002 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines included a new set of Economic Performance Indicators designed to measure an organization’s impacts on the economic circumstances of its stakeholders and the local,...

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8 April 2005

Hewlett-Packard, Gap Head up CERES Awardees for Sustainability Reporting [No. America]

Author: Greenbiz.com

The CERES-ACCA North American Awards for Sustainability Reporting program, now in its third year, is designed to highlight best practices in reporting on sustainability, environmental and social issues by North American companies...[winning companies:...

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1 November 2004

2004 survey of corporate non-financial reporting, by SustainAbility, UNEP, Standard & Poor's (highest scoring companies: Co-operative Financial Services, Novo Nordisk, BP)

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