Tofaş, 6’ncı Sürdürülebilirlik Raporu’nu yayınladı

Sürdürülebilirlik hedefleri doğrultusunda faaliyetlerini sürdüren Tofaş bu dönemde, enerji verimliliği ve yönetimi alanındaki performansını yükseltirken iş sağlığı ve güvenliği konusunda küresel ölçekte örnek bir fabrika olmayı sürdürdü. Raporun yayınlanmasıyla ilgili açıklamada bulunan Tofaş CEO’su Cengiz Eroldu, “Ekonomik büyümemizi kurumsal sürdürülebilirlik performansımız ile destekleyerek tüm faaliyet alanlarımızda daha güçlü bir konuma erişmek üzere çalışıyoruz. Çalışanlarının gelişimine…

10 Minutes with Josh Prigge, host of ‘Sustainable Nation’

This column is about the “how” of sustainable business, featuring one significant change and how a leader (and team) made it happen. Josh Prigge is founder and CEO of sustainability consulting firm Sustridge and host of the Sustainable Nation podcast. He just completed his 50th episode. The podcast started earlier this year and features sustainability leaders across…

Urban Brand Utility: Impact Branding for the Urbanising Century

The brand communications crisis is not an urban legend, albeit just as scary Between 2001 and 2002, Brazil went through its largest energy crisis. The lack of infrastructure planning combined with economic growth forced the Government to ration the energy supply from its main urban centres, for intermittent periods of time. Back then, as a…

16 apps helping companies and consumers prevent food waste

One-third of the world’s food ends up in landfills, while almost a billion people around the globe are hungry. If food waste were a country, it would be the third leading producer of carbon emissions after the United States and China. Fortunately, organizations and individuals around the world have developed and promoted numerous apps to alleviate…

How Young People Are Changing the Fashion Industry

New York Fashion Week is here and there is a growing fashion movement that has the potential to fundamentally change the industry: sustainable fashion. If designers want to endear themselves to Gen Z, they’ll take note of this important shift. The last ten years have seen a dramatic rise in the educated consumer, one who…

The MAN Group has published its 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report.

The MAN Group has published its 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report. MAN’s commitment to corporate responsibility focuses on intelligent transportation solutions, climate-friendly methods of production, and corporate citizenship. Responsibility in the supply chain has now also moved into the limelight for MAN. The Company places utmost emphasis on climate protection by forging ahead with electrifying commercial…

“Her Küçük Yerleşimin bir Plastik İşleme Aracı Olması Lazım” (Doug Woodring)

BU+ Etkinlikleri kapsamında gerçekleştirilen “Boğaziçi Lectures” serisinin konuğu Birleşmiş Milletler’in iklim kahramanı Doug Woodring oldu. Boğaziçi Üniversitesi, Birleşmiş Milletler Sürdürülebilir Kalkınma Çözümleri Ağı (SDSN Turkey) ve WWF-Türkiye iş birliği ile gerçekleşen “Plastik – Gezegeni Saran Madde” başlıklı etkinlikte plastik kirliliği, geridönüşüm ve biyoçeşitlilik konuşulurken Woodring plastik atıkların aslında “altın madeni” olduğunu söyledi. Okyanusları iyileştirmek amacıyla…

5 steps to turn your public policy team into a sustainability ally

In the past several years, publicly traded companies increasingly have taken very public positions on sustainability issues. One of the most prominent examples of massive action has been in the climate space, where the We Mean Business coalition mobilized in the run-up to the Paris Agreement in 2015, and where we’ve since seen hundreds of…