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SCS Global Services Wins Prestigious Sustainability Achievement Award

Acterra Award Affirms the Importance of Rigorous Sustainability Standards and Third-Party Certification
Press Release

Emeryville, CA, March 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ – SCS Global Services (SCS) has been named as recipient of the Award for Sustainability, a prestigious honor bestowed to sustainability leaders in the San Francisco Bay Area.  SCS is the first organization of its kind – a trailblazer in third-party certification, life-cycle impact assessment, and sustainability standards development – to be recognized in the 26-year history of the Business Environmental Awards.

Ceres Commends U.S.-Canadian Agreement on Climate and Energy and the Arctic

Press Release

March 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The nonprofit sustainability advocacy organization Ceres issued the following statement today in support of the announcement by President Obama and Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada on climate, energy and Arctic leadership.

From Mindy Lubber, Ceres president and director of the Investor Network on Climate Risk:

Financial Stability Board Announces Industry-Led Task Force On Climate-Related Disclosure

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Originally posted on forbes.com
 

It is time to stop pretending that hitherto different worlds for investors and markets are not coming together. They are, and they might just make for better business, and a safer world for everyone, including investors.

Companies Blind to Climate Risks in Half Their Supply Chains

Press Release

January 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Following the historic international deal agreed at the UN climate conference, COP21, and the news from Davos that climate change is the world’s most impactful risk,1 major companies are establishing the extent to which impending climate regulation will impact their business. However, half their key suppliers fail to respond to requests for climate information, hindering efforts to understand and manage climate risk. So finds the

FSB Announces Membership of Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures

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Originally posted on fsb.org

Financial Stability Board (FSB) Chair Mark Carney announced in Paris on 4 December 2015 the establishment of an industry-led Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), with Michael R. Bloomberg as chair, and that the initial membership of the Task Force would be announced in due course.

UN Global Compact Welcomes Historic COP21 Paris Agreement

Press Release

Paris, December 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ –  UN Global Compact Executive Director Lise Kingo welcomed the historic climate agreement adopted by 195 countries in Paris at COP21:

Morgan Stanley's Sustainable Investment Themes 2016

Audrey Choi shares her insights
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Sustainable Investing Themes for 2016: ESG Integration, Climate Change and Inequality 

by Audrey Choi, CEO of Morgan Stanley’s Institute for Sustainable Investing

Patti Harris: On Climate Change, COP21 and Public Art

Bloomberg Philanthropies
Article

Originally posted on The Huffington Post

By Patricia Harris - CEO of Bloomberg Philanthropies 
 

Bloomberg News: Climate Diplomats Have 940 Decisions to Make in Three Days

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Originally posted on Bloomberg.com

With three days left in their marathon negotiating sessions and 940 decisions still to be made, envoys at the United Nations climate summit are advancing toward a deal that would limit fossil fuel pollution everywhere.

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