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The Bleak Silence that Greeted Warning that we have 12 Years to Save the Planet

October 25, 2018

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Geoffrey Jones explores the world’s reaction to the news that we have 12 years to reverse climate change and places it in wider historical context. […]

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Exploring the Concept of Sustainable Business – by Geoffrey Wells

April 9, 2013

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Recent surveys of international CEOs confirm that companies increasingly see sustainability as critical to their business strategy.  But what exactly is ‘sustainable business’? Geoffrey Wells explores the history of the concept, explaining that in today’s society there is an acceptance that a firm’s responsibility extends beyond its formally regulated boundaries.  In addition to economic, environmental and social dimensions, social justice and human rights are also becoming increasingly important considerations.

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