BSR Launches Inaugural Global Forum for Business Leadership on Climate in Paris, June 11-12, 2014

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Paris, April 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ - BSR is announcing its inaugural Spring Forum, “Climate Action: The Urgency of Business Leadership,” a gathering for 150 leaders from business, civil society, international organizations, and government to catalyze bold, collective action for a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy, to be held in Paris from June 11-12, 2014.

New BSR Research, Strategy to Mobilize Ambitious Global Business Action on Climate and Energy

Climate Report Launches Strategy for Eight Industries; Future of Fuels Report Shares Roadmap for Sustainable Transportation Fuels in North America
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Two new BSR reports, published on Earth Day, offer practical guidance for global business to build climate resilience by investing in ambitious reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and enhanced adaptation strategies. 

Climate Change: ‘The Fierce Urgency of Now’


By Eva Dienel, Associate Director, Communications, BSR

In her plenary address at the BSR Conference 2013, former President of Ireland Mary Robinson used the words of Martin Luther King, Jr. to describe the climate challenge. She called it “the fierce urgency of now.” 

“We are running out of time on this issue,” she said. “We all have to do much more than we have been doing.”

New Guide Targets Traceability to Advance Sustainability in Global Supply Chains

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New York, April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The United Nations Global Compact and BSR today released a first-of-its-kind guide on traceability to help companies and stakeholders worldwide address the evolving landscape of supply chain sustainability and meet their broader sustainability goals.

BSR, Walmart Launch Women's Empowerment Program to Train More than 26,000 Supply Chain Workers in China

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San Francisco, March 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - On the eve of International Women’s Day, BSR and the Walmart Foundation are launching Women in Factories China, a three-year initiative that will train more than 26,000 women factory workers in job readiness, life, and leadership skills—in an effort to build a strong pipeline of female leaders in China.

CSR / Sustainability Reporting: A Marathon Not A Sprint! - Upcoming #3BLchat

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For Your Diaries:
19th February 2014 at 1 – 2pm EST / 6 – 7pm GMT


Expert Guests:
Henk Campher, SVP Business & Social Purpose, Managing Director Sustainability at Edelman (@AngryAfrican)

Guy Morgan, Director, Advisory Services at BSR (@gnmorgan77)

+ You!


Labor Supply Chain Integrity and Ethical Recruitment: A Perspective from IOM


By Federico Soda, Head of Labour Migration and Human Development, International Organization for Migration

BSR's Outlook for Sustainable Business in 2014


In three articles published on our website this week, we share perspectives on the outlook for sustainable business in 2014. 

2014 in Two Acts: Part I, Paving the Way for International Agreements of 2015

By Aron Cramer, President and CEO, BSR

Bloomberg ESG Disclosure Trends in Asia

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BSR sat down with Bloomberg Asia ESG Analyst, Frances Liu, to discuss and learn more about disclosure trends in Asia as well as Bloomberg's role in making sure investors have the data they need to make informed decisions. 

BSR Conference 2013 – Networks and Stories: Jonah Sachs, CEO, Free Range Studios

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SAN FRANCISCO, November 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Jonah Sachs, Co-founder/Creative Director of Free Range Studios discussed how the "Power of Networks" can be used to tell and share stories in an interview at the BSR Conference 2013, which took place from November 5-8 in San Francisco:

This year’s BSR Conference gathered nearly 1,000 senior business, civil society, and policy leaders, and featured:


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