EcoVadis points to research showing that companies that have signed up to the initiative’s 10 principles perform significantly better on driving responsibility in their supply chains!More
During the bitter cold snap that hit much of the United States last week, President Trump tweeted a plea to global warming: “Please come back fast, we need you!”
The next morning, the largest electricity provider in America’s most populous state filed for bankruptcy because of global warming!More
Environmental risks continue to dominate the results of our annual Global Risks Perception Survey (GRPS).
This year, they accounted for three of the top five risks by likelihood and four by impact.More
MKI har af egen drift foretaget en undersøgelse af Forsvarsministeriets processer for due diligence i forbindelse med indkøbet af inspektionsskibet Lauge Koch med henblik på at vurdere, om Forsvarsministeriets processer for due diligence er i overensstemmelse med OECD’s retningslinjer for multinationale virksomheder.More
The range of environmental and climate (E&C) risks — the E in ESG — is far-reaching. As defined by the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures, E&C risks can include:
- “transition risk,” arising from the shift to a low-carbon economy
- “policy and legal risk,” associated with changing climate-change regulation
- “technology risk,” relating to the significant impact that technological improvements supporting an energy-efficient economic system can have on organizations.
WBCSD has developed a set of guidelines which provide a structured framework and approach that companies can follow as they embark upon SDG road-mapping for their sector.More
The aim of the new company will be to offer a jointly developed global trade digitization platform built on open standards and designed for use by the entire global shipping ecosystem. It will address the need to provide more transparency and simplicity in the movement of goods across borders and trading zones.More
The Global Risks Report 2018 is published at a time of encouraging headline global growth.
Any breathing space this offers to leaders should not be squandered: the urgency of facing up to systemic challenges has intensified over the past year amid proliferating signs of uncertainty, instability and fragility.
This year’s report covers more risks than ever, but focuses in particular on four key areas: environmental degradation, cybersecurity breaches, economic strains and geopolitical tensions. And in a new series called “Future Shocks” the report cautions against complacency and highlights the need to prepare for sudden and dramatic disruptions.
Ny analyse fra Boston Consulting Group: Der er ikke nødvendigvis modsætninger mellem private virksomheders udøvelse af samfundsansvar og deres evne til at skabe økonomiske resultater – nok nærmere tværtimod!
How CFOs can engage with their organizations’ sustainability goals – and get massive financial returns.
There are powerful reasons why corporate finance teams should be key participants in their business’s sustainability journeys.
Read the August 2017 article from Journal of Accountancy here.