Sector Archives: Healthcare & Life Sciences

Webinar: What’s Next for Sustainable Business? 2019 Sustainability Trends

  We are delighted to present our annual webinar to discuss the global sustainability trends that will shape the economic, political, and social landscape and business agenda in 2019. The webinar included a presentation of SustainAbility’s current thinking and a lively discussion between SustainAbility’s Mark Lee and Bron York and panelists: Bernice Lee, Executive Director, Hoffmann

Universal Health Coverage: The Foundation for Progress

This piece was originally published in the autumn issue of Radar Magazine, Connecting People and Planet: A Broader View of Health. At the core of Sustainable Development Goal 3 is the powerful concept of Universal Health Coverage (UHC): that patients, wherever they live, should be able to receive the quality health services they need without suffering financial

The Future We Need: Working Together for Health and Sustainability

This piece was originally published in the autumn issue of Radar Magazine, Connecting People and Planet: A Broader View of Health. “Any take on sustainability that doesn’t have health and social care close to its heart probably isn’t worth worrying about any further” – Jonathan Porritt in the New Statesman. Health is a most basic and essential asset not

SustainAbility at the Global Climate Action Summit: Food System Resilience

SustainAbility is at The Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco and will be sharing blog updates about some of the events throughout the week. You can read the first blog of this series here. Food system resilience: From agricultural practices to planetary health Event: More fruitful food systems, September 12th “What do you hope our

Private Sector Contributions to the Shared Global Threat of Antimicrobial Resistance

Leading SustainAbility’s portfolio in health – including work with major pharmaceutical companies, the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA) and the AMR Industry Alliance – Denise Delaney reflects on the threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the need to spur collective action on it through engaging diverse stakeholders and partners. What kind of

Integrating Corporate Responsibility into the Core Business Through Materiality

The 2017 Corporate Responsibility Materiality Assessment Results Report summarises the approach and results of the Novartis 2017 corporate responsibility (CR) materiality assessment. This third full materiality assessment for Novartis plays an important role in strengthening the integration of CR in Novartis’ core business. The objectives of the materiality assessment were to: Further align strategies with

50 Years of Global Health Progress

We supported the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA) in marking its 50th anniversary with a campaign showcasing global health progress over the last 50 years and looking ahead to the next 50. We developed a report, microsite, videos and suite of communications assets which articulate the contributions of the research-based biopharmaceutical industry

50 Years of Global
Health Progress

The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA) represents the research-based pharmaceutical companies and associations across the globe. This report “50 Years of Global Health Progress”, marks IFPMA’s 50th anniversary, tracing global health progress over the past 50 years and looking forward to challenges and opportunities for the next 50 years. The report takes

Webinar: Business Impacts Insight – 2018 Sustainability Trends

  We are delighted to present our annual webinar to discuss the global sustainability trends that will shape the economic, political, and social landscape and business agenda in 2018. This year we expect to see continued momentum and leadership by companies on climate change, the social equity agenda, freedom of speech, sustainable mobility, and other

Tracking Progress to Address Antimicrobial Resistance

The AMR Industry Alliance is a diverse coalition of over 100 life sciences companies and associations working with stakeholders to address antimicrobial resistance (AMR). SustainAbility worked closely with the AMR Industry Alliance to develop a measurement framework and deliver the very first report on the progress made against its commitments. Tweet This The Alliance was