Indigenous Peoples and Mining – New Principles Established

International mining companies commit to uphold fundamental human rights and respect cultures, customs and values. GLOBE-Net, May 27, 2013 – Earlier this month, the International Council on Mining and Minerals (ICMM) Council of CEOs approved an Indigenous Peoples and Mining...
Posted On 27 May 2013

Sustainability – Canada’s Strengths and Weaknesses

Canada leads in capturing profitability from sustainability initiatives
Posted On 22 May 2013

Next Generation of Sustainability Reporting Guidelines Released

  GLOBE-Net, May 22, 2013 – Global business leaders have called on companies and organizations around the world to embrace G4, the next generation of the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines.   At the opening of GRI’s 2013...
Posted On 22 May 2013

The Here and Now of Sustainability – A GLOBE-Net Editorial

We live in an interconnected world and sustainability is the most powerful unifying force in that reality.
Posted On 06 May 2013

Largest Companies Not Reporting Greenhouse Gas Emissions

GLOBE-Net, May 2, 2013 – New research from the Environmental Investment Organisation (EIO), a climate change and finance think tank, shows that the level of public disclosure of greenhouse gas emissions among the world’s largest 800 companies is unacceptably poor....
Posted On 02 May 2013

Nestlé named one of the world’s top ten most reputable companies

GLOBE-Net, April 10, 2013 – Nestlé has been named one of the top ten most reputable companies in the world in the annual ‘Global RepTrakTM 100′ study. The company achieved ninth place in the study, which is designed to understand how organisations build trust...
Posted On 10 Apr 2013

Canada ranks in top 10 for Global Sustainability Competitiveness Index

  GLOBE-Net, April 10, 2013 – Canada has placed seventh in the 2013 ranking of 176 countries according to their capability to sustain or increase wealth in a resource-constraint, globalized world. The Global Sustainable Competitiveness Index was first developed and...
Posted On 10 Apr 2013

Sustainability – Why it matters – A GLOBE-Net Editorial

  GLOBE-Net, March 26, 2013 – Why is it important for businesses to balance the three pillars of sustainability in their practices?  The longevity of a business is dependent on economic, social, and environmental initiatives. But that is only part of the answer....
Posted On 26 Mar 2013