Powering Up The Green Economy- President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate: Key Takeaways For The Private Sector-image

April 27, 2021 | Handshake

Powering Up The Green Economy- President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate: Key Takeaways For The Private Sector

Handshake has prepared this analysis of last week's White House climate summit, which marked a step change from previous administrations—and a clear path through the COP summit later this year, towards new regulation, investment and even legislation.

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Resiliency In The Wake Of Covid-19 Through Corporate Sustainability-image

April 20, 2021 | Olivia Waldron

Resiliency In The Wake Of Covid-19 Through Corporate Sustainability

Adobe has used its creative technology for sustainable solutions to lead on climate. Corporate commitments and efforts can help keep sustainability on the agenda.

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Speaking Softly and Carrying a Big Green Stick: Yellen, Treasury & The Power of Soft Diplomacy-image

January 22, 2021 | Handshake

Speaking Softly and Carrying a Big Green Stick: Yellen, Treasury & The Power of Soft Diplomacy

As Janet Yellen is expected to pass confirmation as the next Treasury secretary, her plans for climate change represent a new approach for an inter-governmental solution to address climate change. Her support for a carbon tax has been well documented...

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A Reminder of Global Cooperation: The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, in 2021-image

January 14, 2021 | Makayla Canfield

A Reminder of Global Cooperation: The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, in 2021

As we look to build back better in the wake of the pandemic, there could be no better time to rebuild trust and reassess priorities together.

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How the Private-Sector is Solving the Climate Crisis-image

December 28, 2020 | Simone Singh

How the Private-Sector is Solving the Climate Crisis

2020 has been a challenging year for all, but it has also led to many important milestones for the private sector. As we begin the so-called Decade of Action to achieve the UN’s sustainable development goals, the private sector is stepping up...

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Empowering Consumers Through Carbon Labeling-image

December 22, 2020 | Julia Cox

Empowering Consumers Through Carbon Labeling

Recent studies have shown that across all generations, consumers expect retailers and brands to become more sustainable.   Many consumers, especially those who are considered Gen Z and Millennials are even willing to spend more money on a product they believe is sustainable. But it...

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Breaking Down the Shifting Landscape of ESG-image

December 16, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Breaking Down the Shifting Landscape of ESG

The way most companies discuss this new realm is under the framework of ESG. ESG has become the recognizable buzz acronym for social impact in the business world.

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Integrating Stakeholder Capitalism: Lessons from Japan-image

November 23, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Integrating Stakeholder Capitalism: Lessons from Japan

Japan provides a prime model for stakeholder capitalism and the integration of thoughtful stakeholder leadership into its corporations.

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Getting Back On Track: The Fundamental Role Of Business In Achieving The SDGs -image

November 19, 2020 | Makayla Canfield

Getting Back On Track: The Fundamental Role Of Business In Achieving The SDGs 

Engaging with the #SDGs offers a way to map responsible business practices, innovation, and investment. High expectations have been set for the private sector to make a significant contribution in helping governments and society #AchievetheGoals

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Walmart Sets Goal To Become An Entirely Regenerative Company-image

November 2, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Walmart Sets Goal To Become An Entirely Regenerative Company

Walmart has enormous influencing power to not only make a real difference but also encourage companies of all shapes and sizes to join this effort in protecting our planet.

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The Global Goals Studio: Fostering Partnerships To Achieve The SDGs-image

October 23, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

The Global Goals Studio: Fostering Partnerships To Achieve The SDGs

Global Goals Week 2020 marked the start of the decade of action to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The UN aimed to use this moment to re-energize and re-commit the international community to achieve the goals....

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Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World-image

September 30, 2020 | Handshake

Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World

Dr. Karan Giotra of Cornell University recently wrote a paper, co-sponsored by Handshake, titled: “Business Transformation: A Field Guide for Builders, Social Champions and Changing the World”. The premise of the paper is that business activities that cause significant harm...

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