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SC Johnson Leads by Example with Asia Pacific’s First Major Ingredient Transparency Initiative

Industry-Leading Disclosure Program Now Benefits 5 Billion Consumers Globally
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RACINE, Wis., September 25, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Today, SC Johnson expands its industry-leading global ingredient transparency program across Asia Pacific. Breaking down a barrier between companies and consumers, this expansion gives another 4 billion people unparalleled access to a comprehensive list of product ingredients for such iconic brands as Baygon®, Glade®, Mr Muscle® and Raid®.

Video: GRI – Driving Global Change Since 1997

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GRI is celebrating its first 20 years of helping companies and other organizations take action to create a more sustainable and inclusive global economy. Watch this video to learn more about the impact GRI has had over the past two decades. 

GRI: 20 Years of Driving Global Change

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AMSTERDAM, September 25, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) marks its 20th anniversary and charts a refreshed course to help even more businesses use sustainability reporting to create the conditions for sustainable development. Thousands of organizations in more than 100 countries already use the GRI reporting framework to disclose non-financial information to their stakeholders and manage their impacts on the economy, the environment and society.

The Reporting Exchange Launches Today: The Global Resource for Corporate Sustainability Reporting

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LONDON, September 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Today, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) launched the Reporting Exchange -  the single most up-to-date and comprehensive source of information on sustainability reporting requirements and resources currently available. 

The Reporting Exchange is a free, online platform designed to help business navigate the often-confusing world of corporate reporting.

What Does Private Sector Need in Terms of an Enabling Environment to More Strategically Contribute to the SDGs?

by Teresa Fogelberg

There is a common understanding that the active participation of business will be a principal driver in achieving the SDGs. But specific recommendations, capacity and practices enabling such contributions have yet to be fully developed in order to reach global recognition.

Yale and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development Announce Collaboration to Improve Corporate Reporting

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September 22, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Recognizing the critical role that private capital flows will play in moving society toward a more sustainable future, Yale University has launched the Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance (YISF). This new academic effort will provide high-quality research on the flow of capital into sustainability-oriented projects and sustainable companies.

2017 Taiwan CSR Overview and Trends

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This year, CSROne's research covers 458 CSR reports published in Taiwan, including qualitative and quantitative analyses such as GHG emissions, renewable energy usage, compliance and 149 GRI G4 indicators. CSROne hopes to provide a comprehensive and realistic reference for Taiwan CSR overall performance and practices. CSROne interviewed and reported 10 outstanding corporations and their superior practices. 

Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets Launched

Ground-breaking report is a first step towards a unified mechanism to help businesses report on contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals.
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NEW YORK, September 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ Business reporting on the impacts and contributions to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is set to become less complex following the launch of a new report – Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets. 

Developed by GRI and the United Nations Global Compact, with the support of PwC, as part of a three-year initiative established to encourage and assist corporate reporting on the SDGs, the report aligns with companies’ regular reporting cycles as they work towards their SDG objectives. 

Inclusion Remains a Top Priority for Today’s Evolving Workforce, Says New Deloitte – Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative Report

Eighty percent of respondents in a recent survey indicated inclusion is important when choosing an employer; across generations, professionals are seeking a culture of authenticity, flexibility and purpose
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NEW YORK, September 26, 2017/3BL Media/ – As today’s workforce continues to evolve, professionals across generations cite inclusion as a key factor in determining whether they join, stay, or leave an organization.

British American Tobacco is the Tobacco Industry Leader in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI)


British American Tobacco is the tobacco industry leader in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) and the only tobacco company to feature in both the Europe index and the prestigious DJSI World index.

Launched in 1999, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) track the corporate sustainability performance of the world’s largest companies.


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