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Sustainability Archive

100% renewable electricity worldwide is a new cost-effective reality

Last year, Costa Rica has beaten its own record. The Central American country has run 300 days on electricity generated solely from renewable energy. Following the steps of Norway and Iceland, Costa Rica is about to showcase

United Nations Global Compact Annual Letter 2018

CEO & Executive Director, UN Global Compact New York, United States of America I am writing to thank you for your support of the United Nations Global Compact, and to ask you to embrace our next leadership

Regulators please be brave

Each time we want to change something in our world – be it business, technology, politics – we must observe what is the paradigm that prevents us from moving ahead, and change that paradigm. As I learned

The Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce Reaches 500 Participants!

We are very proud to announce that more than 500 participants from all around the globe have formally committed to promoting ethical business rules of the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. The diversity of participants in

A History of Business Ethics

Richard T. De George The term ‘business ethics’ is used in a lot of different ways, and the history of business ethics will vary depending on how one conceives of the object under discussion. The history will

A new poll: do you have confidence in the United Nations?

Please take a moment for our new Twitter poll! Do you have confidence in the United Nations?#Poll #Polls #GlobalGoals #UnitedNations #UN #AntonioGuterres #ATSocialMedia #UNreform #UNGA — IBSO (@Interstandards) September 21, 2017

Business & human rights – A brief introduction

Introduction In the wake of major abuses in recent decades, civil society has increasingly called for companies to be held to human rights standards.  Union Carbide was widely denounced for the 1984 Bhopal chemical gas leak that

ARMATURE Signs Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce

We are pleased to announce that we are the latest company to sign the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. This Charter was conceived by the International Businesses Standards Organization (IBSO), a worldwide independent nonprofit organization that

The Myths and Facts of Global Warming

10 Common Misconceptions About Global Warming MYTH 1:  Global temperatures are rising at a rapid, unprecedented rate. FACT:  The HadCRUT3 surface temperature index, produced by the Hadley Centre of the UK Met Office and the Climate Research