Events
Upcoming Event Gold Medal Gala May 11, 2017 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Gold Medal Colloquium May 11, 2017 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Newseum, 8th floor
Circular Economy Roundtable, Zurich Apr 26, 2017 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Past Event July 27 Webinar: Science based targets Jul 27, 2016 01:35 PM
Gold Medal Colloquium May 20, 2016 01:30 PM
Business Planning for the Future: New Business Models Apr 25, 2016 12:40 PM - 02:50 PM — Marks & Spencer, London, UK
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HP to Receive 2017 WEC Gold Medal Award

HPGoldMedal2WEC is pleased to announce that its 33rd annual Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development will be awarded to HP Inc. (HP). HP will accept the Gold Medal Award on Thursday, May 11, 2017, during the Gold Medal Presentation Ceremony in Washington, D.C. An independent jury selected HP’s application for corporate responsibility initiatives such as its strategic alignment with 16 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, its supply chain responsibility and circular economy efforts, and genuine commitment to advocating on behalf of migrant workers, refugees, and underserved populations. - See more at: http://3blmedia.com/News/HP-Inc-Receive-World-Environment-Centers-2017-Gold-Medal-Award-Corporate-Sustainability

Sustainability and the CMO: a WEC/CEF Report

CMOWhat new responsibilities have CMOs accepted in order to incorporate a heightened strategic commitment to corporate sustainability? How is sustainability illuminating new opportunities in the traditional marketing value proposition? Why is authenticity critical to sustainability communication strategies? What are some examples of top companies deploying marketing-sustainability integration in the “real world”? A report published by the Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) and World Environment Center (WEC) highlights how leading CMOs leverage sustainability thinking for smart business decisions.

Guatemala Press Highlights WEC Cleaner Production Projects

ChristianThe Guatemalan Center for Cleaner Production (CGP + L), in partnership with the World Environment Center (WEC) and Rafael Landívar University, promoted a project benefiting a group of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), which has drastically reduced production costs while implementing new environmentally friendly practices. In Guatemala, 76% of participating companies, mostly SMEs, report having achieved an average annual savings of US $4,000 in operating processes, states a Guatemalan article about the project.