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The importance of sustainability and corporate responsibility continue to gain recognition; indeed, organizations that embrace sustainability can enhance their reputation with stakeholders and their value. The intersection of business and sustainability has three key dimensions: economic viability, social well-being, and environmental responsibility. Accountants work in this area to help embed sustainability factors into an organization’s strategy and decision-making processes to achieve sustainable value creation. Read More
Kimberly-Clark: managing natural capital in the value chain.
CGMA presents ten elements of sustainable business practices for SMEs
ACCA’s Global Forum for Sustainability has explored the potential issues associated with divestment from fossil fuel companies, and collated the various views and opinions expressed by forum members in this report.
As part of the Natural Capital Coalition's Natural Capital Protocol project, a stock take of existing natural capital relevant initiatives such as valuation methods and tools, applications, reporting and disclosure has been conducted.
Does sustainability clear the fiscal hurdle? Yale Insights talked with Kurt Kuehn, Chief Financial Officer for UPS, about how he evaluates sustainability initiatives in the face of a fast-changing and complex global market.
The United Nations is working to identify and address some of the world’s greatest challenges through the formulation and then implementation of sustainable development goals.
Companies and organisations such as Marks & Spencer and Crossrail, social enterprises and SMEs have all been lauded for their sustainable credentials by the Finance for the Future Awards and have come together to offer the top tips to becoming sustainable businesses.
September 12, 2014 - The Guardian
September 11, 2014 - The World Bank
September 10, 2014 - Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
September 9, 2014 - Biofuels Digest
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