Responsible Business, Better Future
Mobile Menu

News

81 to 90 of 161 news items
    Sustainable Finance is a flagship initiative of the European Commission

    The financial sector can be supported to re-orient capital flows to contribute to sustainable development with a ‘’step-by-step’’ approach.

    By Lorena Sorrentino, Senior Project Manager EU, CSR Europe

    The European Commission (EC) estimated that an annual EUR 180 billion investment...

    Thursday, July 5, 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
    New tool open to all companies for assessment of their grievance mechanism

    CSR Europe has published a MOC-A (Management of Complaints Assessment) checklist tool available on our website to provide all companies an opportunity to enhance their business grievance mechanisms.

    Increasing evidence has convinced companies of all sizes that upfront investment of time and...

    Thursday, June 14, 2018
    How to scale up efforts for fair trade and sustainable value chains

    Beyond an increasing number of partnerships and collaboration initiatives, many challenges to foster sustainability in trade and value chains still remain.

    CSR Europe recently organised a meeting in cooperation with the Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to discuss the opportunities and...

    Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    ArcelorMittal publishes 2017 annual review ‘Shaping the future of steel’

    ArcelorMittal has published its 2017 integrated online annual review, ‘Shaping the future of steel’. The review marks the completion of the Company’s journey to fully integrated reporting, combining operational and financial performance reporting with progress made against its sustainable...

    Tuesday, May 8, 2018
    ArcelorMittal named Steel Sustainability Champion

    Brain Aranha, executive vice president, ArcelorMittal and Kosei Shindo, representative director and president, Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corporation

    ArcelorMittal is delighted to be recognised as a Steel Sustainability Champion for 2017 by the World Steel Association (worldsteel) at its...

    Monday, May 7, 2018
    Automotive now has a tool to assess risks linked to raw materials

    Wednesday, 18 April 2018 – Paris. Drive Sustainability announced the Risk Assessment Study at the ‘OECD Forum on responsible mineral supply chains’.  The research was conducted by The Dragonfly Initiative (TDI) in collaboration with Drive Sustainability and the Responsible Minerals...

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018
    Stakeholders meeting on responsible cobalt

    The Responsible Cobalt Initiative (RCI) Stakeholders Meeting will bring together multiple stakeholders to discuss the challenges in the cobalt supply chain and explore solutions.

    CSR Europe is one of the board members of RCI, which is an international industry coalition working for an...

    Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Pages