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Corporate Injury Reporting
Are more people-centric metrics needed? A new study by Corporate Knights has looked at 4,469 large companies on 45 different stock exchanges to determine their level of voluntary reporting in 2014 in relation to seven sustainability-based performance indicators Their study reveals that only 19% of these companies were disclosing their injury rates compared to 62% who published information on Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions. The report’s authors noted this and commented that large companies seem to be...
Global reporting initiative sustainability reporting – Case Study
Challenge: In 2009,an international organization of travel industry executives set an aspirational greenhouse gas reduction goal of 25% by 2020 and 35% by 2035 for their industry (on a 2005 baseline). A global luxury hotel chain needed to start gathering information to support their commitment to achieving this goal set by the client, and communicating their progress publicly. Solution: Since 2010, the client has sought Antea Group’s assistance to publicly communicate their sustainability messaging and...
Joint NGO letter on the environment, climate and social impacts of biofuels
RE: Biofuels’ environment, climate and social impacts – what you can do in second reading Dear Member of the European Parliament ENVI committee, You will soon be taking a decision on how to reform the EU biofuels policy to avoid the damaging impacts from land-based biofuels on contributing to biodiversity loss, deforestation, increased greenhouse gas emissions, food price pressures and displacement of communities from their land. At the same time you have an opportunity to positively steer the...
Conducting a corporate social responsibility diagnostic case study
Challenge:Antea Group`s Global Corporate Consultancy was retained by an oil & gas industry services firm to help it further refine its strategy to achieve competitive advantage through implementation of an integrated corporate social responsibility (CSR) discipline. Our approach consisted of a series of activities designed to fit within the client’s specified CSR diagnostic framework. We calibrated our level of effort to be fit-for-purpose, balancing the time planned for discovery and analysis with...
Social value creation for business: new report
Many businesses have reaped the benefits of environmental footprint reduction efforts. They are now turning to their social footprint and asking how they can enhance their social impacts in ways that also generate business value. Progressive companies are racing ahead, investing in innovative approaches that improve community and societal well-being – realizing financial benefits for the firm and its shareholders. And there’s no time like the present given the scale of the social challenges ahead,...