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BNY Mellon Recognized for Climate Change Leadership

Tops CDP Global 500 Climate Disclosure Leaders & Peformance Lists
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  • Named to CDP's Global 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index and Global 500 Climate Performance IndexN
  • Receives highest score of all financial companies in the program
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  • Named to CDP's Global 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index and Global 500 Climate Performance IndexN
  • Receives highest score of all financial companies in the program

Two Sustainability Rankings Recognise Novo Nordisk for Continued Strong Performance

For the third and fourth time in the past year, Novo Nordisk is acknowledged for the company’s sustainability accomplishments and level of disclosure on performance.
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September 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Yesterday, Novo Nordisk received top placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), two of the most influential rankings of sustainability performance and disclosure by private companies. The company achieved 85 points in the DJSI compared to 86 points in 2012. The pharmaceutical sector has an average score of 47 in the index. In the CDP, Novo Nordisk’s carbon disclosure efforts placed the company in the top 6, improving its score by 6 points to 96 points.

Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) and Human Rights - Webinar & In-Person Event

September 25, 2013 - Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver & ONLINE
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September 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Over the past years, a consensus has emerged that free, prior, and informed consent ("FPIC") is a cornerstone component of international human rights law, particularly in relation to indigenous peoples.

ConAgra's Amanda Humes Talks Packaging and Sustainability

Emerging trends in food packaging, changing consumer perceptions
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September 12, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Amanda Humes, packaging engineer at ConAgra foods, will be presenting at Focal Point 2013: Frontiers in Packaging, on Oct. 22 at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The one-day conference is hosted by the Wisconsin Institute for Sustainable Technology (WIST) at the university.

Novo Nordisk and the Ministry of Health Launch the Blueprint for Change Case on Diabetes in Indonesia

Novo Nordisk signs memorandum of understanding with Ministry of Health in Indonesia to address the rise in type 2 diabetes.
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Jakarta, Indonesia, September 6, 2013 /3BL Media/On 3 September, Novo Nordisk and the Indonesian Ministry of Health launched a joint platform to guide efforts to address the rising prevalence of diabetes and its associated costs. The platform is built on the findings from Novo Nordisk’s Blueprint for Change case on diabetes in the Indonesian society and its implications for action.

How Do We 'Hardwire' Sustainability Into Business?

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While there are myriad perspectives on sustainability and corporate responsibility, each with its own unique value, I often find myself focusing on sustainability’s operational aspects: What can we do to increase the pace at which belief in sustainability translates into concrete actions that benefit the environment, society and business?

Maersk Line Recognized by Unilever

Growing Sustainably Together
Press Release

August 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Over 350 top representatives from Unilever’s strategic supplier partners recently gathered at the ‘Partner to Win’ Supplier Summit in Singapore to discuss global sustainable growth and unlock the potential of developing and emerging markets.

Maersk Line was recognised by Unilever for delivering outstanding service with an emphasis on innovation, driving best practice and continuously improving service levels.

John Elkington to Keynote CBSR Summit, November 6th, Toronto

In his opening keynote, John Elkington will explore how businesses can change the rules and tackle the world’s great environmental, social and governance challenges.
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August 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ - CBSR is thrilled to announce this year's Summit Keynote Speaker: John Elkington is the Founding Partner & Executive Chairman of Volans (2008 to date) also Co-Founder of SustainAbility (1987-2008, where he remains a non-executive member of the Board).

ISSP Newsletter - July 2013

Latest News From International Society of Sustainability Professionals
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UPS CFO Named Winner of the 2013 C.K Prahalad Global Susatinability Leadership Award

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June 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) this evening presented the 2013 C.K. Prahalad Awards to three individuals: Vidal Garza Cantu´ of FEMSA Foundation, Hannah Jones of Nike, and Kurt Kuehn of UPS. Renowned sustainability expert Andrew Winston interviewed the three winners at the awards ceremony, which was attended by Prahalad family members and over 200 senior executives representing CEF member companies with combined revenues of over $3 trillion.

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