Translating Environmental, Social and Governance Factors into Sustainable Business Value

World Business Council for Sustainable Development: “Do companies and investors agree on which sustainability factors are material? Why do these issues remain outside most dialogues between company managers and mainstream asset managers? Are investors asking the right questions? These questions were addressed in a series of international workshops between investors and companies throughout 2008. Organized by the WBCSD and the United Nations Environmental Programme Finance Initiative, a summary of the key findings has been published in April 2010 in “Translating environmental, social and governance factors into sustainable business value”. The document confirms previous assumptions that several communication gaps are at the heart of the issue on valuing corporate environmental, governmental and social factors and sustainability. It provides important insights for company managers and investors on how their business and investment philosophy and practices going forward can better address the why, what and how of communicating these factors and sustainability to capital markets.”

PDF, 35 pages

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  • Listed

    Bloglisting.net - The internets fastest growing blog directory Blog Directory Subscribe with Bloglines Environmental Activism Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory Online Marketing ToplistOnToplist Analytics is brought to you by praca
    Add blog to our directory.
%d bloggers like this: