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Written on Nov, 10, 2016 by in

Why should climate change matter to your business? Blogs: Most Recent postings Number one in numbers blog The Paris Agreement on climate change came into legal force on 4 November, ahead of the United Nations Framework on Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP22) meeting in Marrakesh the following week. This was just 11 months after it was concluded and …

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Written on Sep, 29, 2016 by in

Measure what matters Blogs: Most Recent postings Number one in numbers blog When Robert Kennedy spoke at the University of Kansas in 1968, he remarked about Gross National Product and famously said ‘it measures everything, in short, except that which makes life worthwhile.’ * So what does make life worthwhile and how do we measure what really matters to us?It …

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Written on Aug, 03, 2016 by in

Incorporating the SDGs into your business Blogs: Most Recent postings Number one in numbers blog I have talked about the sustainable development goals (SDGs) in previous blogs such as the to do list for the planet and the SDGs you’ve probably never heard of. Australia was one of 193 countries which signed up to the goals in September 2015. They …

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Written on Jul, 23, 2016 by in

Measuring natural capital in business just got a whole lot easier Blogs: Most Recent postings Number one in numbers blog Last week the natural capital protocol was launched in London. This represents the culmination of a project over four years.The Natural Capital Coalition started life as the TEEB (The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity) for business coalition in Singapore in …

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Written on May, 31, 2016 by in

Social Progress – what works? Blogs: Most Recent postings Education matters #WhatWorks2016  @socprogress On 28 April, social innovators from 6 continents gathered in Reykjavik to join Harvard Business School Professor Michael E. Porter to identify solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. The What Works 2016 conference was organised by the Social Progress Imperative and included presentations from countries …

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Written on May, 31, 2016 by in

Climate change and innovation Blogs: Most Recent postings Education matters Australia’s natural wonder, the Great Barrier Reef, is significantly at risk from the impacts of climate change. Sir David Attenborough has warned, in his Great Barrier Reef documentary, increased temperatures and acidity of oceans caused by climate change pose a significant threat to the reef. New research also revealed that …

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