Ethical Performance

It’s the end of reporting season – what now?

As another reporting season staggers to a close, Anthesis's Alan Spray urges further action

Are sustainability ratings asking the right questions?

Why is it that inherently unsustainable oil and gas companies rank so well in sustainability indices, such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index?

Key considerations to successful ‘long-term’ capital allocation

Al Gore supports new white paper published by Generation Foundation, the advocacy initiative of Generation Investment Management 

Chemical reactions

Neil Hawkins, corporate vp environment and sustainability, Dow Chemical spoke to Ethical Performance about his love of nature and the US company’s latest sustainability targets

Empowering sustainable change - making it happen

Any empowerment campaign is about your journey to generate positive and sustainable change for your organisation, says Carbon Smart's Adam Woodhall

Latest News & Blogs

Tackling climate change can boost UK plc, says report

A new report from business leaders alliance, the Aldersgate Group, shows that tackling... Full story

Aldersgate Group | UK & NI Ireland | Carbon Emissions

Research highlights new approach to tackling unethical behaviour

Middle managers will mirror top management’s bad behaviours, regardless of how ethical... Full story

Europe | Business ethics

Property giants to create central London ecology project

London property owners, The Crown Estate, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland, Shaftesbury, the... Full story

UK & NI Ireland | Environment

OECD warns of true cost of fossil fuel dependence

Governments should conduct a more rigorous evaluation of the true costs of coal, OECD... Full story

OECD | Global | fossil fuels

Nespresso makes progress in improving lives of coffee farmers

Nestlé Nespresso says it has made significant progress towards improving the lives of... Full story

Global | sustainable farming

Energy efficiency proves critical to sustainable shopping centres

New research shows that shopping centres that invest in energy efficient features boost their... Full story

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BLOG: A new brand of high performance CSR?

Corporations, like individuals, are never truly altruistic – in a capitalist society,... Full story

Europe | Consultants

IBE addresses ethics challenge of intergenerational workforce

Traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Generation X, Millennials have all developed their own ethical... Full story

UK & NI Ireland | Business ethics

Unilever pioneers with inaugural Human Rights Report

Global consumer goods giant Unilever is leading the reporting way yet again with the... Full story

Unilever | Global | Human rights

Collaboration key to 'sustainability crunch' says BIFM report

Businesses are finding it increasingly more difficult to implement and manage sustainability... Full story

UK & NI Ireland | Sustainability

British business at risk from 'diversity deficit' finds report

New research into the top 10,000 executives in Britain’s most important firms reveals a... Full story

Green Park Leadership | UK & NI Ireland | Diversity

Environmental protection key business asset says customer survey

Four out of five customers would act against a company impacting natural World Heritage Sites... Full story

WWF | Global | Conservation

PLA's purrfect recycling initiative roars into life at big cat sanctuary

Lions and leopards at a big cat sanctuary are playing with ropes that just weeks before were... Full story

UK & NI Ireland | Recycling

Starbucks steams ahead with extra shot for sustainable coffee farming

Coffee shop giant Starbucks has doubled the size of its Global Farmer Fund program to $50m... Full story

Global | sustainable farming

ShareAction targets Total over climate change position

UK-based movement for responsible investment ShareAction has launched a campaign to tackle... Full story

ShareAction | Europe | Shareholder activism

19 corporates score top points in US disability inclusion index

Sprint, AT&T, Starbucks and Procter & Gamble are among the 19 companies... Full story

North America | Disability

Sustainable seafood top of menu for British restaurant chains

Fish2Fork and the Marine Conservation Society have joined forces to assess the sustainability... Full story

UK & NI Ireland | Sustainability

Higher prices for sustainable palm oil could save endangered species

Higher supermarket prices for eco-friendly palm oil could help save endangered species,... Full story

University of East Anglia | Global | Palm Oil

Latest Analysis

Are sustainability ratings asking the right questions?

Why is it that inherently unsustainable oil and gas companies rank so well in sustainability... Full story

Fighting supply chain corruption

With many companies having tens of thousands of suppliers, it is not surprising that managing... Full story

Just how transparent is your data?

The type of information provided by corporate sustainability reports, and in non- financial... Full story

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It’s the end of reporting season – what now?

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The trust, the whole trust and nothing but the trust...

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The significance of measuring sustainable impact

Last month Acre announced the winners of the first Acre365 recognition programme, writes Andy... Full story

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