TECH INDUSTRY LEADERS LAUNCH A PLATFORM TO USE TECHNOLOGY TO ADDRESS HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES
Published on:2019-07-26The Innovators' Network to Enable Human Rights (INHR) held a multi-stakeholder Innovation and Design Workshop at Verizon's New York, NY offices on July 18-19 2019. Participants included top executives, practitioners, and thought leaders from the technology sector and human rights community. Tech com...
Taiwan Mobile Passed Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) Evaluation
Published on:2019-07-17We are proud to announce that with hard work and persistence our member Taiwan Mobile have passed their targets submitted to the Science Based Targets initiative. This means that they are successfully on their way to reducing their greenhouse gases by 30% by 2030 aligned with 2°C global targets.
GeSI Member and Supplier collaboration within E-TASC offers topic specific and overall transparen
Published on:2019-07-11 GeSI are proud to announce that our Member and Supplier collaboration within E-TASC for data collection and sharing, offers topic specific and overall transparency of CSR risks in the supply chain.
Q&A Session with Birgit Klesper, Senior VP of CSR in Deutsche Telekom
Published on:2019-07-11We had a chance to catch up with Birgit Klesper, Senior Vice President of Group Corporate Responsibility in Deutsche Telekom after their major announcement, that Deutsche Telekom will source 100% renewable electricity already by 2021.
GeSI releases a new Climate Scenario Analysis Framework
Published on:2019-07-02Today, GeSI (the Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative) launched its Climate Scenario Analysis Framework to help ICT sector companies align with the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) and understand the financial impact of climate change on their bottom-line
GeSI on its 18th birthday on World Enviornment Day, growing across different sectors!
Published on:2019-06-05Now in its 18th year, the Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) was launched during the World Environment Day celebration in June 2001. GeSI was created on the basis that the best ideas are often formed when businesses come together in support of a mutual cause. Today, on GeSI’s 18th bir...
Deutsche Telekom Group is aiming to achieve 100% use of electricity from renewable sources by 2021!
Published on:2019-05-13At the annual general assembly Tim Höttges proclaimed the new, ambitious climate target for the Deutsche Telekom Group for 2021-2030: The company is aiming to achieve a 100 percent use of electricity from renewable energy sources by 2021 and to also reduce other emissions from gas, oil, and other so...
GeSI Managing Director, Luis Neves will be speaking at the 2019 Sustainability Leaders Congress
Published on:2019-05-09We are proud to announce that our Managing Director, Luis Neves will be one of the C-suite level speakers within the 2019 Sustainability Leaders Congress. The event boasts the best-in-class Sustainability and CSR leaders, looking to share their proven and repeatable results in their industries for t...
Published on:2019-04-23Verizon is strengthening its commitment to sustainability today, announcing the company will go carbon neutral by 2035 in its Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions. This will be achieved through a combination of reducing those emissions directly, migrating energy procurement in favor of renewable and clean...