Five sustainability trends to monitor to avoid potential risks

April 2, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎


As demand for business to demonstrate its sustainability credentials grows, companies are being held accountable by consumers, investors, regulators and other stakeholders and increasingly face reputational damage or legal liabilities if they fail to appropriately manage ESG issues. Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has identified five key trends that will impact businesses’ ESG footprint in 2020 and beyond: climate change, water management, biodiversity degradation, exploitation in the supply chain and increasing scrutiny on corporate governance:


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