PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
Sustainability Standard Setters & Policy Makers

SEC, SASB, GRI, IIRC, FSB-TCFD

Co-operative housing: A greener and more sustainable way of living?   
July 21, 2020
Source: World Economic Forum - Community living is an affordable way for people to live, in ways that fit their shared values. These communities are usually climate-conscious and strive to be as sustainable as possible.
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Survey Shows Growing Consumer Demand for Sustainable Practices   
July 21, 2020
Source: South East Ag Net - A recent global survey shows 54% of sustainability leaders at apparel and textile brands say they’ve seen their customers’ demands for environmentally sustainable practices and products increase since the beginning of the...
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How a Blue New Deal charts a course for a sustainable sea change   
July 21, 2020
Source: GreenBiz - Last week, a group of activists, scientists, academics and others issued a report calling for policies and other initiatives to generate prosperity while addressing inequity and the climate crisis.They called it the Blue New...
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‘Post-Pandemic Fashion Will Be Sustainable And Affordable’: Interview With Anna Gedda, Head Of Sustainability At H&M Group   
July 21, 2020
Source: Forbes - Although no industry has been immune to the impact of COVID-19, the current pandemic has had an especially devastating effect on the fashion space. According to the Sustainable Apparel Coalition’s recent report, with foot traffic...
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Exploring Human Capital Management—and Measurement   
July 20, 2020
Source: SASB - When the coronavirus crisis first erupted, it was very refreshing—and more than a little reassuring—to see that companies’ preoccupations were neither first, nor even mainly, about profits and liquidities, but about measures to...
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Beef cattle experts outline ‘pillars’ for sustainable ranches   
July 20, 2020
Source: High Plains Joirnal - The three pillars of sustainability are economic, environmental and social, and there are ways that cattle ranchers can impact each of these on a local level,” said Myriah Johnson, NCBA’s senior director of sustainability...
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BlackRock punishes 53 high-emissions companies over climate inaction, puts 191 more on watch   
July 17, 2020
Source: Edie - The asset manager provided clients with a new report on Tuesday (14 July), outlining how it is ramping up its climate-related engagements with businesses this year. BlackRock notably changed its investment stewardship targets and...
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Building a more sustainable MIT — from home   
July 17, 2020
Source: MIT News - Like most offices across MIT, the Office of Sustainability (MITOS) has in recent months worked to pivot projects while seeking to understand and participate in the emergence of a new normal as the result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
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CDSB presents its priorities on the new European sustainable finance strategy   
July 16, 2020
Source: CDSB - On 15 July, CDSB submitted its response to the European Commission’s public consultation on a renewed sustainable finance strategy. We have summarised the key points of our response.
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European flexible packaging industry agrees unified Sustainability Vision   
July 16, 2020
Source: Dairy Reporter - The Members of Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE), which represent the European flexible packaging industry, agreed to a joint vision on sustainability at FPE’s first virtual conference, held last month.
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