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The 71 finalists for this year’s Sustainable Business Awards span sectors from food and beverage to transport, construction, biotechnology and retirement.Read more
With the impacts of climate change being felt around the world we need to act and fast. To help New Zealand businesses take urgent climate action we’re looking for partners to collaborate on an innovative new programme.
Oxygen Consulting, in conjunction with the Sustainable Business Network, the Sustainable Business Council and Auckland University of Technology, has launched a ground-breaking piece of research investigating the role of the sustainability professional in New Zealand.
Global resource consumption has passed 100 billion tonnes a year for the first time in history. While the massive size of that record is impossible to imagine, most of us can clearly see it is not sustainable. Quite simply, we’re living beyond our means.
A huge thanks to all of you who took time to let us know what you think about SBN and sustainability issues in our 2020 member survey. We’ve listened to what you had to say and will be taking your feedback on board. Here are some of the key findings:
New Zealand’s education system is grappling with climate change. Last year thousands of Kiwi pupils joined the international School Strike 4 Climate movement making it clear their generation wants governments and businesses to walk the talk when it comes to taking meaningful and urgent climate action.
2019 was an exciting, yet terrifying, year. The international student climate strikes clearly demonstrated a collective need that things must change – and fast! A demand for climate justice, end to fossil fuels, and an urgent need for those in power to listen is key.