An IMF report this week (6th October 2021) suggests the fossil fuel industry receives subsidies of $5.9tn per year – or a more understandable $11m per minute. The climate crisis is already big enough – why are we stoking the fire?
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Sustainability Professionals Resilience Group | SPRG Simply making money is no longer seen as sufficient by many. Demonstrating purpose and social value is increasingly important. The World Economic Forum, among others, is promoting “Stakeholder Capitalism”, with a focus on companies playing a positive role in solving global challenges and reducing inequality. BlackRock’s (the world’s largest …
This week (Thursday 14th January 2021) we're delighted to welcome Virginie Coulloudon (Executive Director) and Maria del Peso (Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board) from Your Public Value, Berlin.
Virginie and Maria will be talking about their work on Common Good and Profit and presenting their Public Value Principles for Sustainable Business.
The Coronavirus crisis is providing a massive shock to our way of life, our health, well being, businesses and livelihoods.
Will this shock provide a wake-up call to re-prioritise what’s important and what’s of value?
We're used to dire climate warnings from environmentalists - less so from the heart of capitalism. Does this message herald meaningful change?
UK Government announces diesel and petrol car ban to be brought forward to 2035 while dispute mires COP 26 announcement in a mixed day of climate news.
Successfully implementing sustainability in an organisation can be tricky. Over the years I’ve worked with many organisations and seen the traps they can fall into, here are the top 5: Trap #1 No (or poor) strategy – if you’re implementing the wrong things (however well) you’re not heading in the right direction Trap #2 Poor …
Looking to develop sustainability in your business and focus on what’s really important? (but you need a joined-up approach, while minimising risk) then these tools can really help ...
The budget indicates the government’s funding priorities. We cut through the noise and look at what’s important for the environment and sustainability.
What did the 2017 budget mean for sustainability? A concise overview of what it means.