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TD Ameritrade faces scrutiny over Scottrade purchase
October 25, 2016 - - Source: Reuters

AT&T Promises Innovation in Advertising With Time Warner Deal
October 25, 2016 - - Source: Wall Street Journal

Sustainability not banks’ responsibility, survey finds
October 25, 2016 - - Source: Global Trade Review

German business climate hits 2-1/2 year high in October
October 25, 2016 - - Source: Reuters

Food safety plays part in urban agriculture bill
October 25, 2016 - - Source: Food Safety News

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October 25, 2016 Greenhouse gases reach symbolic milestone; opens “new era”-WMO

Source: Reuters

Greenhouse gases rose to a symbolic milestone in 2015, taking climate change into a new phase which could last generations even if governments act to curb man-made global warming, the U.N. World Meteorological Organization (WMO)...

October 25, 2016 Renewables made up half of net electricity capacity added last year

Source: The Guardian

Green energy accounted for more than half of net electricity generation capacity added around the world last year for the first time, leading energy experts have found.

October 25, 2016 Fed's Evans says U.S. economy doing 'quite well' but constrained

Source: Reuters

The U.S. Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans on Monday sketched a picture of a strengthening U.S. economy but one that's unlikely to break out of its current moderate growth path no matter what the Fed does or...

October 25, 2016 JetBlue’s Sophia Mendelsohn is Named “Sustainability Leader of the Year” At Ethical Corporation’s Responsible Business Awards

Source: 3BL Media

Sophia Mendelsohn, JetBlue’s head of sustainability, has been named Sustainability Leader of the Year by Ethical Corporation during their annual Responsible Business Awards held in London in September. The Responsible Business...

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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
Corporate Responsibility
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

Apache Releases 2016 Sustainability Report

October 25, 2016 Source: PR Newswire
Republic Services Releases 2015 Sustainability Report

August 30, 2016 Source: Waste 360

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