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Coalition's climate policy would cost vastly more than budgeted, study finds   
January 18, 2020
Source: The Guardian - Modelling by Reputex climate analytics, commissioned by the environment group WWF-Australia, found that the money set aside by the Coalition to buy abatement was likely to fall short by $5.9bn a year between 2015 and 2020, or...
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Putting CSR On The Balance Sheet   
January 18, 2020
Source: Environmental Leader - Even though there is no international regulatory group responsible for dictating corporate responsibility, more ways are developing to include CSR on the balance sheet ... with the AA1000 series of standards, produced by UK-based...
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A historical perspective on the engineering ideologies of sustainability: the case of SLCA   
January 18, 2020
Source: springerprofessional.de - Institution of Chemical Engineers, Warwickshire Institute of Social and Ethical AccountAbility (1999) AA1000 framework. ISEA, London Klöpffer W (2003) Life-cycle based methods for sustainable product development. Int J Life...
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Ratings & Awards CSRwire News   
January 18, 2020
Source: CSR Wire - ROSTOCK, Germany, Aug. 20 /CSRwire/ - AIDA Cruises has been awarded the "Blue Angel", German federal government's ecolabel, for AIDAnova's environmentally friendly ship design. "We are very honored to receive this recognition of...
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Airbnb Revamps Corporate Governance, Tying Bonuses to Safety   
January 18, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Airbnb Inc. is laying the groundwork for a public market debut later this year, announcing a new corporate governance strategy that values safety, sustainability, diversity and accountability. The home-share startup has said it...
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Regeni: victim of a regime of fear   
January 18, 2020
Source: openDemocracy - must not get in the way of the demands for truth and justice regarding the murder of a brilliant researcher and the forthright denunciation of the violations of human rights currently taking place in Egypt. Pressure, as applied...
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Infosys: Removal Of The Governance Overhang Could Catalyze A Re-Rating   
January 18, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - A major near-term overhang was cleared following the conclusion of the audit committee’s investigation into a whistle-blower complaint. The stock is trading at a governance-driven discount to peers, presenting an...
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New 'Truth for Giulio' universities campaign for Cambridge student murdered in Egypt   
January 18, 2020
Source: Amnesty UK - Dr Marchesi, himself an expert on international human rights law, will be speaking about the implications of Regeni’s case for efforts to secure justice for victims of human rights violations in a “transnational...
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Zachary Patterson, PhD   
January 18, 2020
Source: Concordia University - Amir Zahabi, Luis Miranda-Moreno, Zachary Patterson, and Philippe Barla. A methodology for evaluating the effect of land-use, parking policy and transit supply on mode choice ... academic researchers: faculty and students from ...
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Big polluters may win from 'grey abatement': Reputex   
January 18, 2020
Source: The Australian - The Australian government's proposed $2.55 billion Emissions Reduction Fund could be exposed to serious budget risk, according to carbon analytics firm, RepuTex. The Emissions Reduction Fund is the cornerstone of the government's...
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