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    Joint industry human rights supply chain engagement

    TOTAL announces that, together with BP, Equinor and Shell, it has agreed to join forces to create a collaborative approach to human rights supplier assessments in the energy industry. 

    Participating companies recognise the importance of working with suppliers that respect human rights, in...

    Monday, September 24, 2018
    Introducing a Podcast Series on Capacity Building for Sustainable Supply Chains

    What is Capacity Building?
    Capacity building along the supply chain is no easy task. It refers to the process whereby a company takes an active role in collaborating with its key stakeholders as well as business partners to obtain, improve, and retain skills, knowledge, and resources needed...

    Thursday, September 6, 2018
    Does your company want to advance human rights in their business operations?

    The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGP) have encouraged and guided companies to adopt policies and due diligence processes to further respect human rights across their value chain.

    In the light of this increased awareness, there is a corporate need to translate National...

    Wednesday, September 5, 2018
    Circular economy: What are the enablers and barriers?

    CSR Europe and the other partners of the R2π project have published a report on the enablers and barriers of a circular economy. By presenting stakeholder views on what influences the transition from linear to circular economy business models, the report provides an insight into the main...

    Wednesday, September 5, 2018
    Honda: Helps Electric Vehicle Drivers Reduce Environmental Footprint

    With plans to make two-thirds of its global automobile sales from electrified vehicles by 2030, Honda is introducing a new Honda SmartChargeTM beta program that allows electric vehicle customers to reduce the environmental footprint of charging their car while earning monetary rewards.

    Honda...

    Monday, August 20, 2018
    The city of tomorrow: low-energy and resilient solutions

    Cities today must reconcile economic development, performance and sustainability to provide their populations with comfort and quality of life.

    To meet these expectations, ENGIE designs, installs and manages integrated systems that encompass the production and storage of renewable energies...

    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    AUTOMOTIVE & ELECTRONICS: New Report provides Insights on Responsible Sourcing

    Drive Sustainability and the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI)  just released ‘Material Change’, a report that assesses the environmental, social and governance risks of key materials in automotive and electronic industries. As the report provides insights on Responsible sourcing, it...

    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    BASF invests in carbon recycling company LanzaTech

    BASF Venture Capital GmbH is to invest in LanzaTech, a biotech company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Using special microbes, LanzaTech has developed a technology for gas fermentation that first enables ethanol to be produced from residual gases containing carbon monoxide and hydrogen....

    Tuesday, July 3, 2018
    Collaborative approach tackles China’s sustainability challenges

    In China, the automotive industry provides millions of jobs. But in the new era of green growth, the focus now lies on social and environmental responsibility, rather than job creation. Cleaning up China’s supply chains will take close collaboration between the automotive companies and their...

    Friday, June 29, 2018
    BBVA issues eurozone's largest ever senior green bond

    The 7-year non-preferred senior green bond makes BBVA the first Spanish bank to issue such debt instrument. High demand - three times higher than the bond’s value - allowed it to lower the price to mid-swap plus 80 basis points.

    “We are committed to sustainable finance, and this issue is...

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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