ANZ’s support for customers, stakeholders and the community throughout the COVID-19 crisis has been anchored to its purpose, strong governance and ESG principles.
Responding to the pandemic through an ESG lens
At the Bank’s third annual, dedicated ESG market briefing, ANZ Chief Executive Officer, Shayne Elliott focused the discussion on the ‘social’ aspects within ESG, including how the Bank’s purpose of ‘shaping a world where people and communities thrive’ is helping it navigate the pandemic.
By Natalie J. O'Neil, Star Scott, Rachael Relph and Ettigounder Ponnusamy
A systems thinking approach to incorporating green chemistry and safety into laboratory culture is vital, as chemists will be at the molecular level of the innovative solutions to our global challenges. Training chemists to have the skills and culture to accomplish this feat in the safest way possible is pivotal to safe working conditions within the chemical industry and extends to society in a sustainable future for the planet. Today, we know green chemistry to be the framework for conducting chemistry in a manner that is conducive to life.
AKRON, Ohio, September 10, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company released its annual report on corporate responsibility performance. The report summarizes the company’s actions in 2019 that demonstrate Goodyear’s continued commitment to ethical and sustainable processes, materials and programs that can help people, communities and the environment.
New eBook outlines eight actions to help rural electric co-ops lead fiber broadband deployments in their communities
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., September 10, 2020, /3BL Media/ – Driven by the challenging business model facing service providers, the rural digital divide remains a major challenge across much of the United States. For many Americans, advanced communication networks and digital connectivity have provided unlimited opportunity when it comes to engaging with technology and data. This point is made even more apparent during COVID-19, which is driving entire communities to learn, work and play online.
NEW YORK/LONDON, September 9, 2020 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is pleased to introduce the next version of its AA1000 Assurance Standard – v3 – as the solution of choice for sustainability leaders seeking assurance of their sustainability management, performance, and reporting.
September 4, 2020 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is expanding global access to principles-based sustainability guidance with the release of German and Simplified Chinese Translations of its signature sustainability management framework and guidance document – the AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP, 2018).
Human demands on nature have been steadily rising since the 1900’s. In 2020,for the first time ever, we reduced our annual demand by almost 10%. Now imagine what we can achieve if we make this a priority. Today, Humanity’s Ecological Footprint is much higher than the Earth can renew. Earth Overshoot Day is an annual observance of the date when our demand on nature surpasses our planet’s capacity to provide.