3 Compelling Reasons to Embrace Corporate Social Responsibility
Posted on 03-12-2019 by Lisa Thompson

If you’re a social media user, you’ve likely seen plenty of posts about what people—even those without a religious affiliation—are giving up for Lent. There are the usual suspects, of course: chocolate, alcohol, bread. But a recent Mashable article highlights a different focus... Read More

How AI Benefits our Society
Posted on 02-21-2019 by Korinne Bressler

Buzzwords such as “AI”, “machine learning” and “Big Data” have without doubt become a major topic in today’s tech scene and they are here to stay. But the innovation force behind Artificial Intelligence and its related aspects has also found its way to the center... Read More

Investors renew sustainability commitment at Davos
Posted on 01-31-2019 by Korinne Bressler

Márcia Balisciano is Director of Corporate Responsibility at RELX, the FTSE30 data and analytics company (and LexisNexis parent company), who was in Davos this year to take part in a panel discussion on how women leaders can help achieve the UN's goals. On a freezing afternoon at the SDG Tent... Read More

Why are investors flocking to SDG-committed companies?
Posted on 01-31-2019 by Korinne Bressler

Alfred Berkeley, chair of the UNGSII’s SCR500 fund, former president of the NASDAQ stock exchange and advisor to U.S. presidents Bush, Clinton and Obama, took time out at Davos to discuss the fund’s performance with LexisNexis What are the results you are announcing today and what do they... Read More

Fund proves real value of ethical investing
Posted on 01-31-2019 by Korinne Bressler

A fund which invests in major companies who have made a legal commitment to supporting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) announced its 2018 performance on Thursday 24 January at the World Economic Forum in Davos. It returned 13.71 percent over two years, which is better than... Read More

Tackling corruption risk to improve human rights
Posted on 12-06-2018 by Lisa Thompson

2018 marks the anniversary of a multitude of different political as well as social turning points in human history. While the festivities commemorating the end of World War I were widely broadcasted and spoken about, two anniversaries often fall short of the public's attention: The 70th anniversary... Read More

Accelerate Your Development Efforts by Connecting with SDGs
Posted on 04-26-2018 by Lindsey Lambert

One of the most common roadblocks to reaching your financial goals is misalignment with the current priorities in your community or in the world. How can you remove misalignment to ensure you’re shaping your campaigns and your requests in ways that will drive action and increase donations? One... Read More