Pro Bono Perspectives S3E19: Carolyn Berkowitz, ACCP

Ushering in a New Era of CSR with Carolyn Berkowitz, ACCP
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Corporate mandates have changed. Customers, employees, and even investors are increasingly pushing companies to move from shareholder to stakeholder capitalism. What does this look like across companies and sectors? Are companies moving fast enough when it comes to making good on their commitments to social change? Carolyn Berkowitz, President & CEO of the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP), shares her insights, plus the importance of diversity and inclusion within CSR departments.

Investing in an Ocean Economy


by Arturo Tabuenca, founder of Blue Marble Investments and EarthFolio 

How Sustainable Investing and Shareholder Activism Can Save Our Oceans

Accelerating Leadership in a Consequential Decade Through Action and Accountability

By Ellen Jackowski, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, HP Inc.

We are in the most consequential decade of our time. The actions we take today will determine whether we, as a global community, can avert the worst impacts of the climate crisis and reckon with the inequities that prevent far too many from accessing opportunities. Businesses must lead the transformation with urgent actions aligned with the latest science, and be held accountable through reliable, transparent reporting.

AccountAbility Launches the AA1000 Online Training License, Expanding Global, On-Demand Access to Quality Sustainability Training

Effective today, training organizations are invited to apply for a non-exclusive, non-transferable license to offer AA1000 online training content and curriculum
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LONDON/NEW YORK, March 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is pleased to announce the launch of the AA1000 Online Training License, an advancement poised to improve the knowledge, skills, and capabilities of sustainability practitioners and enthusiasts everywhere.

AccountAbility Recognized As a Leading Management Consultant by Financial Times for the 4th Consecutive Year

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LONDON/NEW YORK – February 22, 2021 /3BL Media/  - AccountAbility is honored and grateful to receive our fourth consecutive Leading Management Consultant Ranking from the Financial Times for 2021.

We send our sincere thanks to our clients and peers, who recommended AccountAbility as a premier Sustainability Consultant out of 1,600 professional services firms. 

Video Release: A Leadership Imperative for Systemic Transformation in DEI

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February 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ - A departure from “business as usual” is critical to rethink and reimagine long-standing, enduring challenges of inequality and exclusion.

The need for a focused, systems-based approach to achieving meaningful change in advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is particularly apparent in today’s corporate systems and structures.

Tackling such a systems-based challenge, however, requires structured transformation and principled leaders with a global DEI mindset prepared to champion change.

GreenMoney Interviews: Liesel Pritzker Simmons on Impact Investing


Interviewed by Cliff Feigenbaum, GreenMoney Journal 

Welcome to the latest in the 'GreenMoney Interviews' series. Recently I spoke with Liesel Pritzker Simmons of Blue Haven Initiative, as part of our new "Millennials and Money" issue. Liesel oversees an impact investing portfolio structured to generate financial returns and address social and environmental challenges.

AccountAbility Releases Additional Translations of the AA1000 AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP, 2018) in French and Italian

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NEW YORK/LONDON, January 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ – AccountAbility continues to expand global access to principles-based sustainability guidance by announcing today’s launch of the French and Italian translations of the AA1000 AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP, 2018). These translations are now available for free download on AccountAbility’s website.

AccountAbility Launches E-Licensing Platform and Guidance Resources for Assurance Providers

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January 12, 2021 /3BL Media/ - In 2020, AccountAbility introduced the AA1000 Assurance Standard (AA1000AS v3) as a next-generation standard and solution of choice for sustainability leaders seeking assurance of their sustainability management, performance, and reporting.


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