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CECP Virtually Convenes CEOs of the World's Largest Companies; Third Meeting Focuses on Public and Corporate Sector Partnerships for Recovery in 2021

Future of Sustainable Capitalism and Collaborative Recovery on the Agenda
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NEW YORK, January 14, 2021 /3BL Media/ —With the world closing out one of the most challenging years on record, yet still far from normalcy, leading corporate CEOs gathered virtually with Joe Ucuzoglu, CEO, Deloitte US, for Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose’s© (CECP) CEO Virtual Roundtable Series. This closed-door roundtable examined how stakeholder capitalism evolved during the pandemic and sought to outline pathways for collaborative partnerships between business and government to make a positive impact.

Acre & John Elkington | Building Back Better: From Sustainability to the 'Regenerative Economy' Live Stream

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As the world peeks beyond the COVID-19 crisis and Joe Biden’s administration takes up residence in Washington, D.C., humankind faces an existential challenge: How do we reignite the global economy while prioritizing infrastructure investments that slow the march of climate change?​

Join us for an interactive, far-reaching live-streamed conversation with John Elkington, a world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable capitalism, and the bestselling author of books including “Green Swans: The Coming Boom in Regenerative Capitalism.”

The Arbor Day Foundation's Tree Campus Programs

College Campuses and Healthcare Facilities Across the Country are Dedicated to Establishing and Maintaining Healthy Community Forests
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Learn more about the Arbor Day Foundation's Tree Campus programs: Higher Education, K-12, and Healthcare.

A Manufacturer Works to Keep Forests Safe

by NAM News Room
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International Paper is acutely aware that forests are “the lungs of the landscape,” says Chief Sustainability Officer Sophie Beckham. That’s why the company, which serves 25,000 customers in 150 countries around the world, has developed a close partnership with The Nature Conservancy.

Beckham chatted with us recently about what the two organizations have done together. Here’s the condensed interview.

 

Continue reading the interview here

Everyone Deserves Access to Healthy Food. So Why Is So Much of It Going to Waste?

By: Sharon Bligh, Director, Healthier Lives, The Consumer Goods Forum & Ignacio Gavilan, Director, Environmental Sustainability
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At our recent Sustainable Retail Summit, the topics of food systems and healthy diets converged quite frequently, with many panellists pointing out where and how these two concepts overlap. Before this year’s SRS, we already knew that our global food systems are in serious need of repair.

4 Ways GFSI is Driving a 'Race to the Top' for Food Safety

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Welcome to the first ‘Race to the Top’ news update from GFSI Director Erica Sheward! #gfsiR2T

At the 2020 GFSI Conference in Seattle, the Global Food Safety Initiative launched this conceptual framework, designed to drive improvement in every area of the GFSI ecosystem.

What are the four features and what progress has been made? What is GFSI’s collaborative approach and how can you get involved?

Watch this video update to find out, and stay tuned for further updates from GFSI!

World Environment Center Europe Elects New Supervisory Board Officers

New WEC board appointments continue accelerating global sustainability solutions
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December 3, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The World Environment Center’s (WEC) Europe Supervisory Board of Directors has elected new Officers to its board.

Expanded Membership and Progress on Action Tracks Cap the End of Year One for ICSI

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The International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure demonstrates its intention to put engineers at the heart of climate action and further expands with the addition of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

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The International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure demonstrates its intention to put engineers at the heart of climate action and further expands with the addition of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

In a Year of Profound Change, Over 1,100 C-Suite Leaders Convene to Accelerate Commitments to Diversity & Inclusion

Herbalife Nutrition’s CEO joins CEO Action to address systemic issues of inequity in society
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Herbalife Nutrition’s Chairman and CEO John Agwunobi along with with more than 1,000+ leaders joined the 4th annual CEO Action Closed-Door Session to discuss the bold commitments necessary to address systemic issues of inequity in society. Now more than ever, CEOs understand that they must also come together to use collective resources, experience and time to change systems that have contributed to societal injustices.

Owens Corning Earns Place on Dow Jones Sustainability Index

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TOLEDO, Ohio, November 16, 2020 / 3BL Media / –– Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) earned a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the 11th consecutive year and was named Industry Leader for the DJSI World Building Products group for the eighth straight year. 

The DJSI World comprises an elite listing of the world’s largest companies based on long-term environmental, social and governance criteria.

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