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Sustainability Standard Setters & Policy Makers
Call for mandatory non-financial reporting in EU — built on GRI   
May 19, 2020
Source: GRI - This week there has been an insightful contribution to the debate about sustainability disclosure in the EU, provided by Carol Adams, Professor of Accounting at Durham University Business School.
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Vatican office invites church on journey to 'total sustainability' in next decade   
May 19, 2020
Source: Earth Beat - The Vatican's peace and justice office is inviting Catholic communities across the world to join a grassroots movement to gradually work toward "total sustainability" in the coming decade, a path that would include carbon...
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Over 150 global corporations urge world leaders for net-zero recovery from COVID-19   
May 18, 2020
Source: UNGC - In largest ever UN-backed CEO-led climate advocacy effort, major multinationals reaffirm their own science-based commitments to achieving zero carbon economy and call on governments to match their ambition
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United Nations SDG Media Compact hits 100-member mark   
May 18, 2020
Source: UN SDGs - The SDG Media Compact, an alliance of news and entertainment companies convened by the United Nations to drive coverage and mobilize action for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), welcomed its 100th member.
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Select training videos now available in several languages   
May 18, 2020
Source: GRESB - New in 2020, GRESB’s online training platform was released to improve ESG reporting to the GRESB Assessments. Designed for new and existing GRESB participants alike, the online training works as a refresher on the reporting...
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How U.S. Cities Can Learn From Amsterdam in Becoming More Sustainable   
May 18, 2020
Source: Architectural Digest - As the climate crisis comes into sharper focus with ever new urgency, architects have been redefining just what “sustainable architecture” can mean, treating the question as a design challenge itself. For a long while, the...
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Farm pioneers mixture of ‘rewilding’ and sustainable agriculture   
May 18, 2020
Source: Yahoo News - The Wild Ken Hill project on the Norfolk coast is turning around 1,000 acres of marginal farmland and woodland back over to nature, including introducing the beavers into a large enclosure to help recreate wooded wetlands.
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A 10-Point Roadmap for Sustainable Development to Avoid Covid-19 Like Pandemics in Future   
May 18, 2020
Source: Yahoo News - So far, our policy response to the Covid-19 outbreak has been based on the principle of ‘safe living’, with precedence on the health and well-being of people. Safe living has been accorded high priority, along with the principle...
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The Stockholm label making sustainable jeans to fit you perfectly   
May 15, 2020
Source: Wallpaper - Self Cinema aims to eliminate as much waste as possible, creating collections that are 80 per cent carryover and 20 per cent seasonal, whilst integrating a timeless aesthetic.
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Implications of COVID-19 for the Environment and Sustainability   
May 15, 2020
Source: Business Wire - TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Thursday, 14 May 2020, the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) released its position paper on the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) and associated global environmental...
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