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Overcoming the Top 3 Challenges of Carbon Accounting

A Practical Approach with Consultancy Expertise What is Carbon Accounting? Carbon accounting is the systematic process of measuring, monitoring, and managing the greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) produced directly or indirectly by an organization. It serves as a critical tool for businesses to quantify their carbon footprint and understand their impact on the environment. At its […]

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The Significance of European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS)

As of the beginning of 2024, the European Commission has officially implemented the European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS). These standards lay out detailed reporting requirements for companies under the scope of the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) and serve the purpose of assisting various stakeholders in evaluating companies’ sustainability performance, responding to the increasing global

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Decarbonization, an Industry with Infinite Amount of Opportunities

McKinsey Sustainability’s article – Decarbonize and create value: How incumbents can tackle the steep challenge – highlights the immense undertaking required to attain net-zero emissions by 2050. It involves a staggering estimated investment of $275 trillion in low-emissions assets spread over the next three decades, equivalent to an annual commitment of approximately 7.5 percent of

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“Climate Concerns Driving Job Change Among 40% of Gen Z and Millennials”

Integrating ESG & Climate related considerations in all business decisions not only reduces risks while enabling market opportunities, it also increases your chances of attracting and retaining talent. This is especially true for younger generations who have been exposed to these subjects and are right now hitting the job market or are already employed, as

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The launch of ISSA 5000 – a new proposed standard focused on assurance on sustainability reporting

At Changing Habits Solutions (CHS), we have been asked a number of times about assurance and/or audit for ESG data, in addition to seeing online broad statements around the lack of consistency and quality of sustainability disclosures and data out there. But Here is a piece of good news: IAASB Launches Sustainability Reporting Assurance Standard

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Assessment: The Crucial 1st Step in Sustainability

Why aren’t more organizations transiting into sustainability? Professionals at the senior level feel that it requires an insurmountable amount of work and often do not know where to start, and this holds back organizations from taking any action at all. To help address this, we developed a diagnostic tool for businesses and organizations to easily understand and assess their current sustainability level (for free!).

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The “Why”, “What” and “How” on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Reporting

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is no longer an uncommon phrase in today’s economy. An integral part of the Triple Bottom Line: People, Planet and Profit, the benefits of DEI can be felt across a company’s operations. In this article, we break down the indicators on DEI included in various reporting standards.

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