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Daily Media Briefing 19th June 2012

Daily Media Briefing 19th June 2012

June 19, 2012 Stakeholders’ environmental perceptions affect the bottom line, Deloitte says; Taskforce to encourage Government to boost green investment; G20 Inclusive Business winners announced; International Business leaders sign UN water scarcity communiqué; Rio+20: Coke, Unilever, Other Giants Lead Natural Capital Initiative Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 18th May 2012

Daily Media Briefing 18th May 2012

May 18, 2012 Cairn Energy investors lead day of rebellion over executive pay; Big businesses risk losing out to social enterprises unless they adapt; Investor coalition pushes shale gas industry to clean up fracking; Big players sign up to low-carbon sourcing initiative; Apple plans green power for US data centres Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 17th May 2012

Daily Media Briefing 17th May 2012

May 17, 2012 China injects vigour into carbon debate; Analysis finds businesses at risk from water stress; Hilton launches centre for sustainable procurement; Companies reject the Sustainable Forestry Initiative; UK Minister calls for support for tough new arms trade treaty Read more >
Companies are not prepared for the social media revolution

Companies are not prepared for the social media revolution

February 08, 2011 As I write, Goldman Sachs has just orchestrated a $500m investment in Facebook. The deal values the company at $50 billion. I am a fuddy-duddy. I thought Facebook was a passing fad that my numerous godchildren would soon tire of. Goldman shows me I was wrong. Read more >
Much done, much still to do

Much done, much still to do

September 29, 2010 Heads of government from across the world have met in New York to review progress on achieving the Millennium Development Goals. Not a pretty picture. Read more >
Human rights news and comment

Human rights news and comment

December 04, 2009 The latest ‘Let’s Clean up Fashion’ report makes interesting reading. It highlights the wide variety in approach among fashion retailers in addressing the concept of a living wage. Read more >