sustainability standards

First Scheme Receives SSCI Recognition: BRCGS

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PARIS, October 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is pleased to announce that BRCCS has completed the benchmarking process and has achieved SSCI recognition against the

Shaping the Future of Market-Based Action on Sustainability

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LONDON, February 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The launch of ISEAL’s new membership structure marks a focus on a wider range of sustainability systems and offers new and enhanced products.

We’re in the final decade before the UN Sustainable Development Goals’ deadline. Bringing increased pressure to deliver the urgent changes required to tackle critical sustainability challenges. With sustainability rising up the business agenda, we must work together to deliver the system-wide changes needed.

AccountAbility Releases Arabic Translation of the AA1000 AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP, 2018)

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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia and DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2019 /3BL Media/ – AccountAbility has released the Arabic translation of its latest sustainability management framework and guidance document – the AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP, 2018). The AA1000AP (2018) serves as the foundation of the AA1000 Series of Standards, and offers an informed update to the firm’s internationally accepted, principles-based approach to sustainabilit

Dr. Natasha Matic Appointed to AccountAbility AA1000 Standards Board

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LONDON and NEW YORK, April 13, 2018 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is pleased to announce that Dr. Natasha M. Matic, Chief Strategy Officer, King Khalid Foundation (KKF), Saudi Arabia and USA, has been appointed to the AccountAbility AA1000 Standards Board. Dr. Matic currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer at the KKF in Saudi Arabia working between Washington, DC and Riyadh on developing strategy, management structures, partnerships and investment opportunities for the foundation. During the past decade, Dr.

Free Webinar: Supplier Engagement and Motivation - Proving the Business Case


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Public Consultation Period on the Latest AA1000 AccountAbility Principles Opened

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LONDON and NEW YORK, January 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- The latest revision of the AccountAbility Principles, the AA1000AP (2017) has been opened for public consultation via a globally accessible web platform today. The AA1000 series are widely applied for integrating and embedding sustainability and accountability into the governance and performance of organisations.

Public Consultation on the Latest AA1000 AccountAbility Principles to Open in Late-January 2017

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LONDON and NEW YORK, January 12, 2017 -- AccountAbility will open the latest revision of the AccountAbility Principles, the AA1000AP (2017) for public consultation on the 26th of January 2017. Upon completion of the public consultation and consideration of feedback received, the AA1000AP (2017) will be updated, finalised and replace the current AA1000 AccountAbility Principles Standard (AA1000APS 2008) as the core foundation and “Guiding Principles” of the AA1000 series.

Second Public Comment Period Announced for Life Cycle Impact Assessment Standard (LEO-S-002)

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MADISON, Wis., November 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Leonardo Academy Inc. The Sustainability Experts®, announced today that the October 28, 2016 edition of ANSI Standard Action includes the announcement of the second public comment period for the Life Cycle Impact Assessment draft standard, formally called theLife Cycle Impact Assessment Framework and Guidance for Establishing Public Declarations and Claims, For: Environmental Declarations for Products and Systems, Environmentally Preferable Product Claims, Carbon Footprint Profiles.”

Murray Sayce Appointed Chair of the New AccountAbility Principles Working Group

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London and New York, September 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- The AA1000 Steering Committee is pleased to announce that Mr. Murray Sayce, Principal, Ramboll-Environ, has been appointed as Chair of the new AccountAbility Principles (AA1000AP) Working Group. The new AA1000AP Working Group will develop the latest revision to the AccountAbility Principles, which are the guiding principles of the AA1000 series of standards.

Open Call for Nominations: AA1000APS Working Group

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LONDON / NEW YORK, June 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The AccountAbility AA1000 Standards Board has issued an open invitation to interested stakeholders to serve on the Working Group for the revised AccountAbility Principles Standard (AA1000APS), to be released with the latest AccountAbility Assurance Standard (AA1000AS) in late-2016. The Working Group will operate under the mandate laid out in its Terms of Reference and will commence its duties in July 2016.


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