Countries with More Women Leaders Pass More Climate Laws, New Research

Women may be better equipped to fight climate change. New research has found that the more gender-equal a country’s government is the more likely it is to pass climate laws. Using the Climate Change Laws of the World database, managed by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment (2020), and the United…

Sustainable Business 101: What is Materiality?

395 of S&P 500 companies (78%) issue sustainability reports each year and organizational leaders are often looking for ways to encourage employees to participate in environmentally friendly practices.  One way to link organizational goals to employee behaviors is to focus on materiality.  What is Materiality? Materiality goes beyond listing company values and compliance statements, but…