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Daily Media Briefing 28th November

Daily Media Briefing 28th November

November 28, 2013 Coca-Cola suspends advertising campaign to donate budget to typhoon relief efforts; UN calls for companies and aid agencies to invest directly to cut risk of corruption; UK construction sector launches initiative to cut 24 million tonnes carbon per year by 2050; Survey: Corporate tax avoidance is top of UK consumer concerns over business ethics; WRAP: UK supermarkets cut waste by 1.7 million tonnes; Veolia launches tool to help companies manage water risks Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 22nd November

Daily Media Briefing 22nd November

November 22, 2013 Green groups walk out of UN climate talks; Norway, UK, and US put $280 million into new sustainable forest initiative; Global retailers agree on safety standards for Bangladesh factories; IUCN launches new index to spur gender equality in environmental policy; UK living wage campaigners try to tempt Tesco, M&S and John Lewis to sign up; WRAP: UK hospitality and food sector wastes 1.3 billion meals each year Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 21st November

Daily Media Briefing 21st November

November 21, 2013 CDP: Many companies unaware of deforestation risks to supply chain; Study: Just 90 companies caused 63% of man-made global warming emissions; Global brands link with WWF to form bioplastic alliance; UK to end public financing of overseas coal power plants; Amnesty accuses Hong Kong of “slavery like” conditions of domestic staff Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 13th November

Daily Media Briefing 13th November

November 13, 2013 Swiss poll stirs debate on executive pay; Unilever to use only “traceable” palm oil; Private contractors used by UK Government not paying tax; China cutting building energy consumption by 20%; "FoodSave" push for London businesses Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 11th November

Daily Media Briefing 11th November

November 11, 2013 Companies commit to scaling up sustainable forest management; EIRIS: Stock exchanges at forefront of developing sustainability initiatives; UK campaign aims to stop food waste by 2020; Singapore launches its first tidal turbine system; UK targets unpaid intern employers Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 7th November

Daily Media Briefing 7th November

November 07, 2013 Business groups move to halt EU drive for corporate transparency; BSR/GlobeScan survey: Companies are struggling to integrate sustainability; UK women chief executives earn £36,000 less than men; WRAP: Businesses must be more proactive in collaborating to tackle food waste; China’s environmental watchdog punishes environmental agencies; UK charities launch carbon cutting network Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 5th November

Daily Media Briefing 5th November

November 05, 2013 World on track to use up entire 21st century carbon budget by 2034; Payday lender launches film to defend UK business practices; Morgan Stanley sets up sustainable investment body; Carbon Trust launches global waste reduction standard; Ghana accuses UK recycling firm of illegal used fridge imports Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 21st October

Daily Media Briefing 21st October

October 21, 2013 Tesco vows to act after study reveals 28,500 tonnes of food wasted; Bangladesh factory owners offer pay rises but workers say it is not enough; Female graduates in Saudi Arabia hitting Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 8th October

Daily Media Briefing 8th October

October 08, 2013 LBG member companies give £1.7 billion to charitable activities; Study warns about fossil fuel investment risks; Report: UK grocery retail sector bins £6.9 billion worth of materials in its supply chain; Aviation industry agrees global mechanism to reduce emissions; First Singapore Green Mark awarded housing development in Africa Read more >