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World Bank’s 2017 Atlas of SDGs Provides Tool for Tracking Implementation

The World Bank has released the ‘2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals.’ The Atlas includes over 150 maps and data visualizations to assist with efforts to track progress in achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). STORY

Getting to know the Sustainable Development Goals

An introduction to the SDGs In September 2015 Heads of State and Government agreed to set the world on a path towards sustainable development through the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development [1.1]. This agenda includes 17

Corporate Sustainability: What is it and where does it come from?

Mix sustainable development, corporate social responsibility, stakeholder theory and accountability, and you have the four pillars of corporate sustainability. It’s an evolving concept that managers are adopting as an alternative to the traditional growth and profit-maximization model.

Top 10 Myths about Sustainability

Even advocates for more responsible, environmentally benign ways of life harbor misunderstandings of what “sustainability” is all about When a word becomes so popular you begin hearing it everywhere, in all sorts of marginally related or even

Investing 101: Socially Responsible Investing – Can You Make a Difference?

Investing:  [verb] confusing process involving magic and midwifery, in which your money is swept away today with the hopes of producing more money in the future. See related terms: dreams, confusion, fees, retirement, and future. What you’ll

Companies underestimate investors’ interest in sustainability

Investors pay more attention to sustainability issues than many executives believe, a new report shows. Boston Consulting Group and MIT Sloan Management Review collaborated on a report that polled more than 3,000 respondents from commercial enterprises in

10 megatrends shaping the future of green building

Increased competition among green building rating systems, the rise of net-zero buildings, and a sharper focus on existing structures are among the trends that will drive sustainability through 2020. Greenbuild Report | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow,

Sustainable and Responsible Investing: What is SRI? (Video)

Sustainable and Responsible Investing explained in 1 minute 20’ by BNP Paribas Group’s experts

During a few days we have reached first 100 members in our new LinkedIn group!

Dear friends, Happy to announce – we have reached our first milestone: our 100th member joined us today. Just a few days since we started our group! Our new Linkedin International Businesses Standards Organization Group was created