PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
Sustainability Standard Setters & Policy Makers
Progress is being made on building sustainable landscapes, but how to measure it?   
June 24, 2020
Source: Global Landscapes Forum - Monitoring and evaluating the cause-and-effect relationships of inputs, interventions and outputs in agriculture has been helping make food systems more responsive to people’s needs and landscapes more sustainable. But the...
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How to Set the Aviation Industry on a Sustainable Flight Path   
June 24, 2020
Source: World Economic Forum - The onus is now on governments and market leaders in the transport sector to make the long-term plans that will prepare us for future pandemics and decide on what kind of world we want after the crisis. It is about making the...
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ISO's Climate-Smart Future for Local Governments and Communities   
June 23, 2020
Source: ISO - For everyone concerned about online privacy, ISO/IEC 29184 has just been published. We’re more connected than ever before. The growth of hi-speed connections in our homes and offices has only been outstripped by the number of...
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EU Parliament Adopts Sustainability Taxonomy Regulation to Fight Greenwashing   
June 23, 2020
Source: National Law Review - Adopting a consistent framework is expected to reduce “greenwashing”, where financial products are marketed as environmentally sustainable without sufficient factual basis for their claims, improving the efficiency with which...
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Carr’s Flour weaves sustainability into fabric of daily production   
June 23, 2020
Source: Bakery & Snacks - Drawing on the experience of nearly 200 years of milling, the UK flour miller has placed sustainability at the heart of its business, keeping quality firmly of utmost importance.
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Coalition publishes 7 recommendations for the upcoming Non-Financial Reporting Directive (NFRD)   
June 22, 2020
Source: CDSB - ACCA, Accountancy Europe, Association of German Banks (BdB), CDSB, EFAMA, Frank Bold, IIGCC, Schroders, ShareAction, WWF have decided to form an informal group on Sustainable Finance. The group is used as a platform for...
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Funding the transition to a sustainable future   
June 18, 2020
Source: GRI - A global fundraising initiative has been launched to safeguard and increase GRI’s ability to deliver the leading sustainability standards that encourage organizations to embrace responsible business practices.
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New coalition pushes for sustainable tourism   
June 18, 2020
Source: TTG Asia - Six sustainable tourism NGOs have rallied together to form the Future of Tourism Coalition with the goal of placing destinations at the centre of strategies for post-Covid recovery
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4 Key Data Management Milestones to Ensure Water Sustainability   
June 18, 2020
Source: Water Finance and Management - With the global population expected to hit 8.5 billion in the next 10 years, the demand for water is rising inexorably. Many areas of the world are already facing either water shortages or water that’s unsafe for human...
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Korea, Ethiopia expand cooperation for forest restoration, sustainability   
June 18, 2020
Source: Korean Herald - The Korea Forest Service has been expanding collaboration with Ethiopia to restore degraded forests and facilitate cooperation among ethnic groups in conflict regions through sustainable agroforestry.
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