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News Headlines
#96450
2013-11-25

Indonesia’s national airline carrier bans shark fins

Indonesia’s national carrier Garuda Indonesia has joined a growing number of airlines looking to curb the international shark fin trade by banning the transport of shark fins and other shark products on their aircraft.

News Headlines
#96392
2013-11-19

European apathy spells end for corporate social responsibility rules

Plans for more rigorous monitoring of areas such as diversity and environmental policy falter as major EU firms fail to comply

News Headlines
#96377
2013-11-15

Concerns Over Role of Corporates at Climate Talks

WARSAW, Nov 15 2013 (IPS) - As deliberations continue in earnest at the 19th United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Warsaw, negotiators from the Global South welcome a focus on financing adaptation – but reject a new emphasis on a role for the private sector.

News Headlines
#96348
2013-11-13

Wildlife conference under attack for 'selling off nature to multinationals'

At the first World Forum on Natural Capital, business and conservation leaders will debate the economic value of nature

News Headlines
#96077
2013-10-25

Report calls on business to take responsibility and think long-term

The past week has provided further evidence of short-term outlooks dominating business. Energy companies have been criticised for price hikes far above inflation that squeeze consumers without any significant indication that any of the additional margin will be invested in green measures.

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Meeting
#5312
News Headlines
#95753
2013-09-30

'Let business find climate solutions'

The private sector should be allowed to develop innovative solutions to combat climate change, with governments playing an enabling role, according to Caio Koch-Weser, Chairman of the European Climate Foundation.

Notification
#2091
2013-09-27
News Headlines
#95654
2013-09-25

Nestlé's approach to sustainable agriculture

Hans Joehr, Nestlé’s corporate head of agriculture, explains the impetus behind the company’s sustainable agriculture initiative and the wisdom of not having a single sustainability officer in this Q&A with Nina Kruschwitz from MIT Sloan Management Review.

News Headlines
#95658
2013-09-25

Africa: NGO Harnesses the Power of Africa's Private Sector to Advance Conservation's Bottom Line

African Wildlife Foundation announces new Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to scale up investment in Africa for the benefit of people and wildlife

News Headlines
#95503
2013-09-12

Microsoft’s Carbon Offsets Have Impact Across the World

Microsoft, once the big, bad and bullying tech giant, has reinvented itself in recent years as a more progressive company executing impressive work on social enterprise and environmental issues. The company’s carbon neutrality strategy, which launched last year, is starting to show results in pa ...

News Headlines
#95385
2013-09-04

Should offsets fund the Coalition’s reef plan?

On Monday, the Coalition announced its plan for the Great Barrier Reef, including a A$40m trust-fund to target threats to the Reef such as Crown of Thorns starfish and runoff from agriculture.

News Headlines
#95342
2013-08-30

Business and water: an uneasy but vital relationship

To address today's pending water challenges, the private sector needs to help establish "safe spaces" for dialogue and action without falling into the trap of resource or policy capture, says a new report from conservation group WWF International.

News Headlines
#95271
2013-08-26

85% of Brazilian leather goes to markets sensitive to environmental concerns

Around 40% of beef and 85% of leather production serve markets that are potentially sensitive to environmental concerns, providing a partial explantation as to why Brazilian producers have made recent commitments to reducing deforestation for cattle production, finds a new study published in Tro ...

News Headlines
#95234
2013-08-23

Private sector revitalizes ecosystems management in Africa

Multinational companies met here on Wednesday to discuss the role of the private sector in strengthening the fight against climate change and habitats depletion in sub-Saharan Africa.

News Headlines
#94903
2013-08-02

Guardian Launches US Sustainable Business Network

Today (1 Aug), Guardian Sustainable Business (GSB), a leading platform for corporate leaders that curates the world's most authoritative voices on sustainability, launches a US network as part of the Guardian's growing global expansion.

Meeting Document
#68903
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/3/2/ADD2

Engagement of Business

Meeting Document
#86854
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/4/9

Engagement with Business

Meeting Document
#66322
2013-07-17

Document

A Case for Maintaining Biological Diversity

Meeting Document
#66323
2013-07-17

Document

Businesses Vow to Protect Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65305
2013-07-17

Document

Draft Agenda

Meeting Document
#65753
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 2 - Monday 30 November 2009 12:00-13:30 - Panel discussion The Business case for Biodiversity: a sectoral update

Meeting Document
#65754
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.A - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session TOURISM

Meeting Document
#65755
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.B - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session LUXURY AND FASHION INDUSTRIES

Meeting Document
#65756
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.C - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session ENERGY

Meeting Document
#65757
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.D - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session FINANCE

Meeting Document
#65758
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.1- Tuesday 1 December 2009 09:30-11:00 - Panel discussion MANAGING BIODIVERSITY RISKS TO BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65759
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.2 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 11:30-13:00 - Panel discussion MEASURING, VALUING AND REPORTING BUSINESS IMPACTS AND DEPENDENCIES ON BIODIVERSITY AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Meeting Document
#65760
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.3 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 14:30-16:00 - Panel discussion BUILDING BIODIVERSITY BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65761
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.A - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY OFFSETS AND BANKING

Meeting Document
#65762
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.B - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION

Meeting Document
#65763
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.C - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY TOOLS AND THEIR APPLICATION

Meeting Document
#65764
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.D - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session PARTNERSHIPS

Meeting Document
#65765
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 3 - Session 6 - Wednesday 2 December 2009 09:00-10:15 - Panel discussion SCALING-UP EFFORTS

Meeting Document
#65768
2013-07-17

Document

Business biodiversity efforts in key industry sectors: A background note (UNEP)

Meeting Document
#65545
2013-07-17

Document

The Business of BioTrade: Using biological resources sustainably and responsibly

Meeting Document
#65986
2013-07-17

Document

Input form for the Draft Jakarta Charter on Business and Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65546
2013-07-17

Document

Contribution to Further the Implementation of CBD COP 9 Decisions IX/6 Incentive Measures and IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement by Supporting the Dissemination of Businesses Cases and Practices

Meeting Document
#63339
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision VIII/17 Private Sector Engagement

Meeting Document
#63340
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement

Meeting Document
#63341
2013-07-17

Document

Report of the Second Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, São Paulo, Brazil, 3-5 November 2005

Meeting Document
#63342
2013-07-17

Document

Report of the Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, London, 20-21 January 2005

Meeting Document
#74091
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/10/INF/27

Biodiversity Offsets: A Tool for CBD Parties to Consider, and a Briefing on the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme

Meeting Document
#44688
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/ADD1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders (Addendum - Engagement of Business)

Meeting Document
#46069
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/REV1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders: Revised note by the Executive Secretary

Notification
#2057
2013-07-05
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2013-07-20
News Headlines
#94455
2013-07-02

San Francisco seafood restaurants go sustainable

The Seafood Watch, first created by Monterey Bay Aquarium in the late 1990s, is arguably the best-known guide to sustainably-caught seafood in the U.S. Listing seafood choices in three categories—green (best choices), yellow (good alternatives), and red (avoid)—the guide informs consumers of the ...

News Headlines
#94456
2013-07-02

Climate change is a 'big business opportunity for the UK'

UK's first national adaption plan sets out economic opportunities of increasingly more extreme weather, as well as the risks

News Headlines
#94417
2013-06-27

More companies are finding sustainability makes sense

BUSINESS and environmental activists are worlds apart — ideologically opposed, distrustful and antagonistic over each other’s motives, right? Those of us who have followed the high-profile daredevil actions of the anti-whaling, anti-palm oil or anti-nuclear campaigners may agree. But the acrimon ...

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