There is no standard measure of environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance—and the system is largely being used as greenwash.
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The profile of business-wide environmental, social, governance (ESG) and sustainability initiatives are being increasingly driven by stakeholder demands for action on climate change and global catastrophes, ranging from deforestation and fisheries depletion, through to greenhouse gas emissions, financial instability and corporate scandals. So what action should organisations take?
The growth of educated stakeholders and social movements, including Occupy, #MeToo, Black Lives Matter, Extinction Rebellion and Landless Workers evidence the driving force behind the term "ESG", which first came to prominence in 2004 via a United Nations Global
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