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April 19, 2018

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) often don’t have the sustainability information needed for action. This report shows how to build knowledge.

Marie-France Turcotte
REDD
Case Study
August 10, 2016

Accountants are more than bean counters. At Horizon Utilities, they are leaders on climate change adaptation.  

S. Jeff Birchall
NBS
Case Study
February 23, 2016

Accountants play a core role in climate change adaptation. They provide analysis to underpin key decisions, adding substance to sustainability discussions.

S. Jeff Birchall
Reports and Articles
January 25, 2016

For decades, a fashion powerhouse tried improving its supply chain. The more it did, the more it realized it could only be done collectively—as an industry.

Garima Sharma
Case Study
June 8, 2015

Learn how Frontiers North Adventures, a Canadian travel company, identified the risks and looked for opportunities in the face of climate change.

NBS
Case Study
June 8, 2015

This Canadian travel company has a two-part climate change adaptation strategy: (1) operational optimization and (2) identification of future opportunities.

Sakis Kotsantonis
KKS Advice
Elin Williams
Systematic Review
January 22, 2015

This comprehensive review describes what social capital is, how it is measured, and the value it provides to individuals, organisations and communities.

NBS
Executive Report
January 21, 2015

“It’s not what you know but who you know.” This guide shows how businesses can make social capital part of their decision-making and reporting.

NBS
Systematic Review
February 20, 2013

Companies can change people’s behaviour to benefit society and the environment, foster goodwill, and create new market opportunities.

NBS
Executive Report
January 9, 2013

How can companies help change people's behaviour in order to benefit society? Organizations have the resources and market influence to effect positive...

NBS
Topic Blog
January 12, 2012

In theory, adapting to climate change sounds like a good thing for companies to do. But a lack of understanding of the costs of inaction, unclear performance...

Bushra Tobah
Executive Report
December 16, 2011

Policy makers face critical and complex questions. This report is designed to help decision-makers develop and advise on environmental policy.

NBS
Systematic Review
November 28, 2011

This research synthesizes the evidence on building effective environmental policy and provides frameworks for policy makers and practitioners.

NBS
Executive Report
September 6, 2011

This executive report summarizes key findings on the use of alternative fuels and substances in cement manufacturing.

NBS
Systematic Review
September 6, 2011

What's the impact of using alternative fuels in cement manufacturing? This report provides useful information for researchers and practitioners.

NBS
Systematic Review
July 19, 2011

The systematic review provides an actionable, four-step process for measuring your organization's sustainability initiatives and environmental impacts.

NBS
Executive Report
June 10, 2010

Climate change is a business issue. Here are four reasons why adapting to a changing climate should be on every executive's radar.

NBS
Systematic Review
June 10, 2010

This systematic review points to risks and opportunities for many leading sectors dealing with climate change.

NBS