While the global concerns on ESG have accelerated and will remain so, companies are encouraged to incorporate ESG into their business model in order to compete in the market and attract investors.
This event is to discuss ESG performance and the SR Asia Global Certification Program for certified writers and assurors.
Organizations can now link the world’s leading sustainability reporting standards with an innovative tool for measuring their progress towards the circular economy.
Discarded plastic waste, particularly single-use plastic, is putting marine life at risk. That’s why solutions to support a circular economy are growing in importance.
“Unprecedented” might be judged the most used adjective of 2020, and too often for dire reasons. Yet the end of last year brought one more occasion to use the word, when the leaders of 14 countries put forward a new ocean action agenda underpinned by sustainably managing 100percent of national waters. Asia-Pacific nations were well represented on […]
Institutional investors need to embrace SDG-aligned investing.
As we enter 2021, there are strong signals of meaningful change in the sustainability reporting world. There are three emerging trends.
Adopting a circular economy in Indonesia’s key sectors might add between Rp 593 trillion (US$42.2 billion) and Rp 638 trillion to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030.
Sustainable investing has already been on the rise for some time, but the events of 2020 may make the practice more widespread. In a survey of 500 investors by Aviva, a U.K.-based insurance company, 55% of respondents said that the pandemic had impacted the likelihood that they would take ESG, or environmental, social and governance, factors into consideration when investing.
It is now even easier for organizations to communicate their efforts to support the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), by using the most widely adopted standards for sustainability reporting – the GRI Standards. An updated version of Linking the SDGs and the GRI Standards has now published. This free resource gives a breakdown of the targets under […]