Sustainability in Europe – 4 top trends 2017

By |2017-09-18T13:25:54+07:00Mei 6th, 2017|News|

We look at the top trends and issues now and in the coming years for sustainable business In just eight weeks’ time over 500 leading CEOs, sustainability, communication, ESG and compliance professionals will meet in London at our 16th Annual Responsible Business Summit Europe. As part of the knowledge exchange in the build-up to our [...]

NGO Voices: Consumers want to go green. Just don’t mention the S word

By |2017-09-18T13:25:54+07:00Mei 4th, 2017|News|

Trewin Restorick of sustainability communications charity Hubbub says campaigns such as the #SquareMileChallenge to recycle coffee cups, launched this week, succeed if they are positive and playful This week saw the charity Hubbub launch #SquareMileChallenge, the UK's largest coffee cup recycling campaign, which seeks to recycle half a million cups from the centre of London [...]

Most global investors recognise financial risk of climate change, report finds

By |2017-09-18T13:25:54+07:00Mei 2nd, 2017|News|

Global index reveals 60% of asset owners are now taking some action, but warns there is still ‘enormous resistance’ to managing climate risk For the first time a majority of global investor heavyweights recognise the financial risks of climate change, according to the results of a major global index rating how investors manage such risks. [...]

Food security: the gene banks future-proofing Australian agriculture

By |2017-09-18T13:25:54+07:00Mei 1st, 2017|News|

In February 2018 the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in the remote Norwegian Arctic will celebrate its 10th anniversary. Among the gifts it will receive are two collections of precious seeds and grains from the Australian Pastures Genebank and the Australian Grains Genebank, to be deposited into the vault as an insurance policy for an uncertain [...]