Episode 218: What’s next for sustainability careers, capitalism in a ‘world on fire’

May 1, 2020 by  
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Week in ReviewCommentary on this week’s news highlights begins at 7:05.

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Episode 218: What’s next for sustainability careers, capitalism in a ‘world on fire’

Hard Rock exec reflects: Where will COVID-19 take sustainable capitalism?

April 27, 2020 by  
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What happens to corporate action on sustainability, social impact and purpose when shocks hit the economy? The COVID-19 crisis recalls two past moments.

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Boards must put sustainability at the top of their agenda to thrive

April 27, 2020 by  
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Amidst the global COVID-19 crisis, there have also been glimmers of hope. A significant one is its impact on climate change. It’s estimated that global carbon emissions from the fossil fuel industry could fall by 2.5 billion tonnes in 2020. U.K. road travel has fallen to 1955 levels and the number of flights operating worldwide has fallen by about 40 percent.

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6 of the best corporate climate action announcements from the last week

April 27, 2020 by  
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From Google to North Face, companies used Earth Day to share big plans. Here are the ones that stood out.

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Leaders from Unilever, WWF, others reflect on what’s changed since the first Earth Day

April 22, 2020 by  
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The CEOs of Unilever, Trane and West Rock and other corporate sustainability leaders convened virtually last week for a virtual edition of the Yale Business Sustainability Summit. Here are key themes that stood out from the discussion.

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Reflecting and resetting on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day

April 22, 2020 by  
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COVID-19 is starkly illustrating how critical it is to reduce our impact on the planet and the urgent need to try harder to address societal inequalities.

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The US needs a Green New Deal for farmland

April 22, 2020 by  
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Right now is the time to ensure farmland is conserved and that farmers have opportunities to combat climate change — and to right the wrongs of an unjust history.

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What happens to corporate sustainability amid the COVID-19 crisis? Some reflections

April 21, 2020 by  
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Leaders from Amazon, Danone, Salesforce, Mars, General Mills and others share how plans have changed and where they’re holding firm.

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A roadmap for restoring our life support system

April 21, 2020 by  
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Ecologist John Harte explains how we can use the same interconnectedness that is spurring catastrophe to promote health and sustainability.

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COVID-19 could accelerate a global shift from planes to trains

April 21, 2020 by  
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UBS analysis suggests the pandemic is set to curb air travel growth 10 percent over the next decade as high-speed rail flourishes.

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