Civil society groups urge India to lead in HFC phase-down
October 24, 2013

Anjali Jaiswal of the Washington-based Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Bhaskar Deol, India Representative of NRDC blog from Bangkok, where the Montreal Protocol meeting is taking place…

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UNEP awards innovative environmental work
September 20, 2013

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) honoured significant effort and work done by policy makers, pioneers in environmental work, entrepreneurs and innovators for creating positive impact on environment and…

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UN Global Compact releases Sustainability Report 2013
September 19, 2013

The United Nations Global Compact’s Global Corporate Sustainability Report for 2013  tackles the existing disparities between the sustainable policies of companies and their implementation. The United Nations Global Compact…

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Green economy should not be left to individuals: Iceland envoy in India
August 1, 2013

Gudmundur Eiriksson, Ambassador of Iceland to India, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, cautioned that green economy could not be promoted unless governments take it seriously, globally.…

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Mars publishes principles in action summary
July 31, 2013

Encompassing themes of its supply chain, operations, brands, health and nutrition and working at Mars, the Principles in Action Summary focuses on progress Mars has made against its…

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Bamboo charcoal technology introduced in Ghana
July 26, 2013

With new technologies like bamboo charcoal, Ghana is all set to go the sustainable way by giving it its bio-energy sector a boost.  The International Network for Bamboo…

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Sustainability has to go beyond mere compliance tick-boxes: Seema Arora, CII
July 23, 2013

Seema Arora, Executive Director at the CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development, is arguably one of those who have perhaps framed the dialogue of sustainability in India.…

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DELL highlights its environmental and community achievements
July 16, 2013

DELL  highlighted its environmental and community achievements in its 2013  Corporate Responsibility Summary Report.   DELL announced key corporate responsibility achievements with the release of its Fiscal Year…

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Business leaders continue call to action on U.S. climate policy
July 13, 2013

The Weather Company, K2 Sports and others join more than 600 companies in a push for National Action on Climate Change. Businesses have got together to  sign the climate declaration.…

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GE updates CSR and sustainability projects
July 11, 2013

General Electric GE has released an update to its 2012 CSR report “Our Global Impact” adding details of projects. The documents charts the progress of CSR and sustainability…

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