World Benchmarking Alliance launches to help business measure progress against the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

Today, Aviva, Index Initiative and the United Nations Foundation announce the launch of the World Benchmarking Alliance (WBA), with the aim of helping businesses do more to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The WBA, launched in New York today on the eve of the General Debate of the 73rd session of the United Nations […] ... lees meer

DSM, Signify en Unilever Industry leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2018

RobecoSAM heeft vandaag de resultaten bekend gemaakt van de jaarlijkse review van de Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI). Drie Nederlandse bedrijven werden verkozen tot ‘Industry leader’: Signify (Electrical Components & Equipment), Unilever (Personal Products) en DSM (Chemicals). Vorig jaar werd alleen KPN ‘Industry Group leader’ (Telecommunications). In deze 2018 editie zijn de 24 ‘Industry Groups’ […] ... lees meer

Randstad in DJSI 2018 and assessed best on labor practice indicators

Today, the results of the annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (‘DJSI’) review have been announced. Launched in 1999, the DJSI recognize the leading companies in each industry sector for responsible economic, environmental, and social performance. Randstad is proud to be included as a member in the Professional Services industry of the DJSI World and DJSI […] ... lees meer

Unilever named as industry leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Unilever named as industry leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Our 17th year at the top of the ranking demonstrates our commitment to long-term sustainable business and growth. The Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) measures over 2,000 publicly traded companies on their economic, environmental and social performance. It is used by investors who recognise that […] ... lees meer

Signify named Industry Leader in the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Signify, the world leader in lighting, today announced that it achieved the status of Industry Leader in the Electrical Components and Equipment category of the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). The company’s overall score was 88 out of 100 points, demonstrating that sustainability is central to Signify’s company strategy and purpose. This is the second […] ... lees meer

KPN recognized as one of the most sustainable telecoms companies

KPN has been listed for the seventh consecutive year in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This means that KPN is one of the most sustainable telecom companies in the world, according to independent experts. KPN scored well with its environmental policy, innovation management and network reliability amongst others, according figures published today. In […] ... lees meer

DSM tops Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, has once again been named the leader in its industry group in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The company has been recognized among the DJSI leaders for 15 years running and held the number one position in the sector eight times. Feike Sijbesma, […] ... lees meer