Topic Archives: Accountability & Governance

Bringing Together Stakeholders to Advance Sustainability

SustainAbility has worked with Nestlé on its stakeholder engagement since 2006 and have managed and facilitated its stakeholder convenings since 2012. “At Nestlé, we unequivocally believe that access to water is a basic human right.” – Paul Bulcke, Chairman of Nestlé Board of Directors, Nestlé CSV Forum, Brasilia Tweet This Every two years Nestlé hosts

Removing Avoidable and Problematic (Plastic) Packaging

This is the second in a six-part series that aims to explore five focus areas for businesses looking to shape their plastic strategy, accelerate change and pursue the necessary scales of innovation and collaboration to address the plastics challenge. You can read the first blog in this series here. Due to its low cost, versatility,

Unpacking The Plastic Dilemma

This is the first of a six-part series that aims to explore five focus areas for businesses looking to shape their plastic strategy, accelerate change and pursue the necessary scales of innovation and collaboration to address the plastics challenge. Plastic is ubiquitous. Due to its low cost, versatility, durability and high strength-weight ratio, plastic is

SustainAbility at the Global Climate Action Summit: Steering the Course to a Clean Mobility Future

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. Steering the Course to a Clean Mobility Future: Tech Innovation Alone Won’t Get Us There Event: Setting the Scene for Climate

SustainAbility at the Global Climate Action Summit: Climate Resilience

On September 11-14th, California will be the center of global climate action. The Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco will bring together leaders from governments, businesses, cities, NGOs and other organizations from around the world to discuss ways to accelerate global ambition on climate, celebrate achievements to date and launch new initiatives. As we reach

Watch: Highlights from The 2018 Sustainability Leaders Survey Webinar – Asia/Pacific

  GlobeScan and SustainAbility presented a webinar on June 25th to discuss the results of The 2018 Sustainability Leaders Survey. Hear from global thought leaders who shared their insights on the 2018 survey findings and answered your questions on the current and future state of sustainability leadership: Pier Luigi Sigismondi, President, Southeast Asia and Australasia,

Watch: Highlights from The 2018 Sustainability Leaders Survey Webinar – Americas/EMEA

  GlobeScan and SustainAbility presented a webinar on June 19th to discuss the results of The 2018 Sustainability Leaders Survey. Hear from global thought leaders who shared their insights on the 2018 survey findings and answered your questions on the current and future state of sustainability leadership: Erin Meezan, VP and Chief Sustainability Officer, Interface

The 2018 Sustainability Leaders

The 2018 GlobeScan-Sustainability Leaders Survey shows Unilever’s top ranking among global experts for strong sustainability leadership continuing. Meanwhile, Interface, the only company to place in the Leaders Survey every year since inception, extended its unbroken run among the most admired companies for yet another year. Finally, Walmart has returned to the Leaders Survey highest echelon

Exploring the Impacts of Shareholder Activism on Sustainability

Shareholder activism, where shareholders attempt to influence a company’s decisions by exercising their rights as owners, is on the rise. Much of this publicised activism has focused narrowly on improving financial performance, with potential implications for broader sustainability considerations. Meanwhile, some investors and other activists, usually local and small in comparison, have been engaging companies

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