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  • COVID-19 halting EU’s progress towards achieving the SDGs

    COVID-19 halting EU’s progress towards achieving the SDGs

    The COVID-19 pandemic is negatively impacting the European Union’s (EU) progress towards achieving the 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a 2021 Eurostat report has found.The...

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  • EU countries approve landmark climate change law

    EU countries approve landmark climate change law

    European Union countries on Monday gave the final seal of approval to a law to make the bloc's greenhouse gas emissions targets legally binding, as EU policymakers prepare a huge new package of...

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  • Companies struggling to manage reporting on climate risks, says report

    Companies struggling to manage reporting on climate risks, says report

    Businesses are finding it hard to manage reporting on climate risks and need to take urgent steps to meet the expectations of regulators as well as investors, according to a report.Leading...

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  • Pandemic hasn't quenched zeal for supply chain sustainability, report says

    Pandemic hasn't quenched zeal for supply chain sustainability, report says

    Capacity constraints, increased demand for home deliveries and safety concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic led experts to believe that sustainability efforts would fall by the wayside.But that...

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  • Mandatory Due Diligence Legislation – EU Developments, Member State Laws

    Mandatory Due Diligence Legislation – EU Developments, Member State Laws

    The European Union (EU) is on its way to mandatory supply chain due diligence. At the same time, a number of due diligence initiatives are underway or already in place at the national level....

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  • Digital Procurement World (DPW)

    Digital Procurement World (DPW)

    #DPWConference 2021 brings together the people and companies redefining procurement’s global tech industry. Our co-CEO, Pierre-François Thaler will be speaking at the DEMO 2021 grand finale on...

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  • [CSRWorks] Developing a Sustainability Management System

    [CSRWorks] Developing a Sustainability Management System

    The third webinar of CSRWorks' 4-part series is all about how to develop a strong Sustainability Management System with good policies, actions, and KPI reporting system in place. Perfect for...

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  • [Farad Finance Forum] Private Equity Discussion Panel: How to Calculate ESG Impact and Reporting

    [Farad Finance Forum] Private Equity Discussion Panel: How to Calculate ESG Impact and Reporting

    Once again centered on sustainable finance, with a particular focus on the development of SDG-aligned investments, the FARAD Finance Forum distinguishes as a unique opportunity to get to know the...

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  • The Future of Sustainability Reporting in the EU

    The Future of Sustainability Reporting in the EU

    Sustainability reporting is growing rapidly in the European Union (EU) and requirements are becoming more stringent. The von der Leyen Commission has not only pushed forward the EU Green New Deal...

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  • EU Policy Recommendations for Sustainable Supply Chains 

    EU Policy Recommendations for Sustainable Supply Chains 

    This discussion paper is intended for the consideration of the European Commission, and other stakeholders, as proposals are developed on initiatives related to the EU Green Deal. EcoVadis brings...

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  • Three Ways Biden’s Supply Chain Review Should Be More Ambitious

    Three Ways Biden’s Supply Chain Review Should Be More Ambitious

    U.S. President Biden’s 100-day executive order was a prime example of global leaders increasing their active participation in the building of more resilient and sustainable supply chains coming...

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  • Artistic Fabric Mills Adopts Aware Traceability Technology 

    Artistic Fabric Mills Adopts Aware Traceability Technology 

    Artistic Fabric Mills (AFM) is taking one step forward towards full transparency.The Karachi, Pakistan-based vertically integrated denim manufacturer has partnered with Dutch clean-tech startup...

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  • Hyatt launches World of Care to advance responsible business practices

    Hyatt launches World of Care to advance responsible business practices

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation has unveiled World of Care—a global Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) platform—designed to address the pressing challenges faced by the company’s...

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  • Will the transparent evidence requirements of ESG disrupt the shipping industry?

    Will the transparent evidence requirements of ESG disrupt the shipping industry?

    So far shipping has been able to skirt around the edge of the disruption that ESG could be about to bring upon the main stakeholders. The industry has yet to really to get to grips with it,...

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  • Data is key to sustainable apparel industry

    Data is key to sustainable apparel industry

    The ongoing fast fashion trend means clothes consumption continues to rise year-on-year. In 2019, UK consumers were reported to have spent a huge £61bn on new outfits, and it’s estimated that 13...

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  • In the Race to Net Zero, Ignore Supply Chain Risks at Your Peril

    In the Race to Net Zero, Ignore Supply Chain Risks at Your Peril

    Companies with a significant land footprint must act now to eliminate deforestation and conversion. If they don’t, the business risks are long-lasting, with emissions from deforestation remaining...

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  • Made to measure: Sustainability commitment progress and updates

    Made to measure: Sustainability commitment progress and updates

    The climate is changing and calls to do something about it are intensifying. From the U.N. High-level Political Forum taking place this week in New York City to COP26 – the U.N.’s annual climate...

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