Business & Industry

SEC, SASB, GRI, IIRC, FSB-TCFD

How N4.194trn was paid as fuel subsidy from 2017 to 2022-oAGF   
July 07, 2022
Source: Vanguard - Abuja Details of how N4.194 trillion was paid as subsidy to oil marketers between January, 2017 and June, 2022 have emerged.
[more] 
Higg Index controversy exposes deep cracks in fashion’s sustainability efforts   
July 07, 2022
Source: voguebusiness - The industry’s leading sustainability assessment tool has been called out for providing misleading data to fashion brands. The implications go wider than just Higg.
[more] 
Hot Take on Higg MSI Controversy: ‘We Risk Missing the Elephant in the Room’   
July 07, 2022
Source: sourcingjournal - Transformers’ Kim Van Der Weerd says her point wasn’t that numbers aren’t useful, but that numbers, in order to be useful, require context.
[more] 
Industry looks to upcycled ingredients as food price crisis bites   
July 07, 2022
Source: FoodNavigator - Circular food solutions, upcycled ingredients and local production all offer the food and drink sector a solution to counter current global economic pressures and supply chain volatility.
[more] 
Here come the real fashion police   
July 06, 2022
Source: Retail Dive - Momentum is building to more forcefully regulate the apparel industry, which has poor track records on workers’ rights and the environment.
[more] 
N4.194trn Petrol Subsidy Paid from Federation Account in Five Years, oAGF Reveals   
July 06, 2022
Source: This Day - A breakdown of the subsidy payments/deductions from the Federation Account computed by the oAGF through the Federation Account Department for the period under review showed that the sum of N126.539 billion was paid from...
[more] 
Major firms agree to series of net zero concrete pledges   
July 06, 2022
Source: Building - Nearly 20 firms including Byrne Bros, Canary Wharf Group, Laing O’Rourke and Mace have signed up to a new initiative to use 100% net zero concrete by 2050. Called ConcreteZero, 17 businesses have committed to using 30% low...
[more] 
H&M defends transparency amid claims of ‘bogus’ environmental scores   
July 06, 2022
Source: Companies - H&M's intention is to offer full transparency for its apparel following claims of 'misleading' environmental scorecards.
[more] 
Nigeria lacks accurate data on daily petrol consumption – officials   
July 06, 2022
Source: businessday - Nigeria currently lacks accurate data on the daily consumption of petrol, according to stakeholders in the oil sector. The stakeholders and relevant
[more] 
HSBC sets up environmental and social objective-linked SCF programme for PVH   
July 06, 2022
Source: Global Trade Review (GTR) - HSBC and PVH Corp have developed what they say is the first sustainable supply chain finance (SSCF) programme that is tied to both environmental and social objectives. Under the programme, suppliers to the American clothing...
[more] 
Displaying results 1 to 10 out of 5983
<< First < Previous 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50 51-60 61-70 Next > Last >>
 

Governance & Accountability Institute is a monitoring, intelligence-gathering and knowledge management center operating at the intersection of powerful forces reshaping relationships between stockholders and stakeholders, and the public corporation. The key players transforming the markets and interacting with corporate management and boards include fund owners and asset managers and their third party advisors-in sovereign wealth funds,socially responsible investment organizations, activist hedge funds, public pension funds, labor union funds, private equity firms, investment banks...and more.

G&A identifies key players, monitors their activities, conducts research, charts the players's influence on capital markets and companies, and provides news and intelligence through G&As "SustainabilityHQTM" advisory services. SustainabilityHQTM resources at the intersections of powerful capital markets players--and the public and private companies they invest in.