The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a global set of goals, targets and indicators that United Nations member states, and increasingly businesses, are expected to use to frame agendas and policies surrounding development. The global community has given itself until 2030 to achieve the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which will require a significant contribution from the private sector and collaboration across industries.
Antea Group spotlights Julie Mouton, who is based in our Seattle office. Julie was 6 when her interest in environmentalism started. She specializes in environmental remediation and compliance as well as sustainability.
Stakeholders and third-party reporting institutions now demand higher levels of detail and transparency from our organizations. Consequently, corporate sustainability disclosure and reporting has become more mainstream and ingrained within business operations, as well as more complex and time-intensive.
Clare Connolly, a Sustainability Manager at Cabot Corp., explains how her team is working to align sustainability programs with the company's long-term vision and strategy. To learn more about how other EHS and sustainability leaders are making the business case for their programs, register for NAEM's 2017 Sustainability Management Conference or visit www.naem.org.
CDP, a global nonprofit committed to sustainable economies, has named General Motors a global leader for its actions and strategies to address climate change. GM is now on the global Climate A List – a spot held by just 9 percent of the thousands of companies participating in CDP’s climate change program.
While GM has achieved perfect climate disclosure scores in the U.S. for the last three years, this marks the company’s debut on the global list.
SAP has a new chief sustainability officer: Daniel Schmid. Unlike his predecessor, Peter Graf, Schmid reports to the global head of finance infrastructure, Peter Rasper. Graf reported to the co-CEOs. And Luka Mucic, SAP’s CFO, is now the chief sponsor of SAP’s sustainability strategy on the Executive Board.
AECOM, as well as its partners, considers a robust sustainability strategy focused on effective stakeholder engagement to be a fundamental element of the company’s long-term business success.
This is why the firm continuously evaluates its sustainability framework via interviews, workshops, surveys and public participation meetings to ensure that its projects, as well as its economic, social and environmental efforts best serve its direct and indirect stakeholders.
CLEVELAND, Feb. 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ — BrownFlynn announced today the addition of Mike Wallace, former director of the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI’s) North American operations, to its leadership team, effective immediately.
CLEVELAND, Aug. 27, 2013 / 3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today the release of its 2012 sustainability report, entitled "Embracing our Past, Securing our Future." The sustainability report is a comprehensive look at Cliffs' global operations and outlines the Company's progress in key areas of its sustainability strategy.