Some care greatly about sustainability
and everything it represents.
* Improving access to data on safety and health for sustainability
Professor Michael Porter from Harvard Business School teaches that environmental and sustainability
regulations actually can initiate innovation cycles, pushing companies to increase their resource efficiency and resiliency.
Considering the considerable relevance of business companies for sustainable advancement, the notion of corporate sustainability
is a concretization of the pattern of sustainable advancement for the framework of business companies.
Addressing the challenge of mainstreaming sustainability
in Indian Industry, Jury Member Gauri Singh added, "The sustainability
space is growing rapidly in India and it needs to be encouraged.
Sue Allchurch, chief of Participant Engagement of the Global Compact Office in New York, said business leaders and other stakeholders of sustainability
development are aligning their vision in support of creating the biggest impact on SDGs.
A few weeks ago, Travelers' competitor American International Group (AIG) (https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2019/07/24/533802.htm) created a position of chief sustainability
officer and appointed Jennifer Waldner to fill the role.
She will lead a cross-functional team to drive global sustainability
initiatives while influencing and mobilizing the execution of AIG's sustainability
strategy across the organization.
requirements are described in the Volkswagen Group's new "Code of Conduct for Business Partners", which is binding for all companies in the supply chain.
By aligning with the 7 Pillars(institutional, cultural, operational and environmental, economic, social, financial), the cement giant ensures that every aspect of its business is run in line with global sustainability
principles; thereby embedding sustainability
- beyond issues of risk management and compliance - in its day-to-day business operations.
Sydney Airport CEO Geoff Culbert said, "We are proud to demonstrate continued leadership and innovation across finance and sustainability
, proactively refinancing our bank debt facilities by way of a market-leading Sustainability
The study, which sheds light on the practices of sustainability
and corporate responsibility management in the region, found that the UAE has the highest number of respondents claiming that they have a holistic sustainability
strategy, with 64 per cent of respondents being based in the UAE.