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G&A Institute Launches Online Training Platform "Sustainability Training HQ" With First Course Offering Certification in Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Strategies
October 5, 2016 Source: Governance & Accountability Institute
2016 High Water Women Investing for Impact Symposium
October 18, 2016 Source: High Water Women
Skytop Strategies' Shareholder Engagement & Communication 2
October 19, 2016 Source: Skytop Strategies
Highlighted Materials from the profiles of SHQ
France to drop carbon tax plan: Les Echos
October 21, 2016 - - Source: Reuters
Watchdog: EPA Action To Protect Flint Residents From Lead Was Delayed 7 Months
October 21, 2016 - - Source: NPR
Former Greenpeace leader at odds with colleagues over support of fracking
October 21, 2016 - - Source: American Thinker
Technological, Social and Environmental Development – Why We Should All Connect for Good
October 21, 2016 - - Source: Vivian Soares, SIGEF
U.S. Energy Shakeup Continues as Solar Capacity Triples
October 21, 2016 - - Source: Climatecentral.org.
A book by Hank Boerner and Mark Sickles of the Governance & Accountability Institute. Click here for more information.
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October 21, 2016 Adapting to climate change is good businessSource: Reuters
“Sustainable development – these are two words that the existence of all (the) human race depends on. It (climate change) is becoming a calamity that we have to turn our attention to,” Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena...
Source: The Guardian
We have enough data this year to call 2016 as the hottest year ever record – and we have three more months left to go.
October 21, 2016 Theresa May: UK expects to remain part of EU talksSource: BBC
The PM said the UK should still be part of summits and negotiation when matters affecting all 28 member states were being discussed.
October 21, 2016 Agricultural Sustainability is Key to Ending World HungerSource: Ag Mag
The only way to eliminate world hunger and poverty is to make agriculture more environmentally sustainable
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Friday, 21. October 2016
Business & Society
At G&A Institute we regularly partner with colleges and universities to provide managers in all sectors(business, social, public sectors) with learning experiences to help advance their careers in key fields. The areas in focus include corporate citizenship, corporate and institutional … Continue reading
Thursday, 29. September 2016
In the pages of our newsletters over time there are many mentions of “materiality,” and how this applies (especially) in corporate sustainability, ESG, CSR and so on. “What” is material – and “how” do we report on that? American companies … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Clean Earth, Inc., Releases 2016 – 2018 Sustainability Plan
September 2, 2016 Source: XSRWire
Republic Services Releases 2015 Sustainability Report
August 30, 2016 Source: Waste 360
Verso Publishes 2015 Sustainability Report: A Principled Path to Sustainability
August 29, 2016 Source: PR Newswire
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