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100 Best Companies to Work For   
February 19, 2020
Source: Fortune - Over the 23 years we’ve been publishing this list with our partners at Great Place to Work, we’ve found three things to be true. Inclusion has become the gold standard for employee-centric companies. The bar rises every year. And...
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New rankings show boost in demand for sustainable cotton as Adidas claims the top spot   
February 19, 2020
Source: GreenBiz - Dozens of global firms have made substantial progress in their sourcing of sustainable cotton, the latest sustainable cotton rankings have confirmed, providing evidence more businesses are acting to ameliorate the fashion...
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Walmart Challenges Amazon On Sustainability   
February 18, 2020
Source: Forbes - As demand for retail sustainability grows and as companies are being held accountable by consumers seeking more sustainable products and practices (particularly younger generations), Amazon has found itself in the crosshairs.
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P&G announces “significant advancements” towards 2030 sustainability goals   
February 18, 2020
Source: Packaging Gateway - US-headquartered multinational consumer goods company Procter & Gamble (P&G) has today announced several brand changes in pursuit of its 2030 sustainability goals, which includes a new partnership with UK recycling company...
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This startup is cultivating sustainable tourism with electric vehicles   
February 18, 2020
Source: TechinAsia - n February 2018, they set up a tourism venture called B Live in Goa, a small state on the southwestern coast of India. Their idea was simple – to provide experiential tours on environmentally friendly electric bikes.
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Food distributor Sysco joins sustainable bond boom   
February 18, 2020
Source: MarketWatch - Food distributor Sysco Corporation SYY, +0.35% this week sold its first $500 million slug of bonds with a sustainable bent, joining a growing market niche for this type of debt.
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2020 SDG Pioneers programme launches national application period   
February 17, 2020
Source: UNGC - As part of its Making Global Goals Local Business campaign, each year the UN Global Compact recognizes a class of SDG Pioneers — business leaders, who are using business as a force for good to advance the Sustainable Development...
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VOLVO’S FUTURE POLESTAR MODELS WILL USE ONLY SUSTAINABLE VEGAN MATERIALS    
February 16, 2020
Source: Veg News - utomotive brand Polestar—which is jointly owned by Volvo and its parent company Geely—recently announced that it will make future models with sustainable vegan materials.
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United Nations Global Compact calls for companies to set ambitious corporate targets for women’s business leadership with launch of new Target Gender Equality initiative   
February 12, 2020
Source: UNGC - The United Nations Global Compact today launched Target Gender Equality, a new accelerator programme to mobilize and support companies in setting and meeting ambitious corporate targets for women’s representation and leadership...
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Human Rights Assessments in the Decisive Decade: Applying UNGPs in the Technology Sector   
February 11, 2020
Source: BSR - Over the past 10 years, the BSR team has undertaken a number of human rights assessments for companies in the technology industry. While most have not been published, recent publicly available examples include the assessments of...
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