S & S News: The Week in Highlights – 03.01.2020

S & S News: The Week in Highlights shares a collection of current articles, reports and stories that are newsworthy in the realm of sustainability, social responsibility and beyond. Feature promise: Absolutely no fake news. 

First news of the year! First news since Brexit! Snuggled up on this rainy Monday afternoon for sustainability highlights over the past month include:

-What was said at Davos on climate change, inc. speeches from Prince Charles & David A

-Guardian ban advertising from fossil fuels

-Sainsbury’s invest £1billion to become carbon neutral by 2040

-Airbnb launches ‘eco-hosting’

-Heathrow launches a carbon off setting service

-Bloomberg reveals its new climate focused global media brand

-The effects of global warming on wine (not so Rosé)

-The fashion industry come together for the Future Fabrics Expo in London

Australia fires: A visual guide to the bushfire crisis via BBC


Prince Charles at Davos: the biggest business challenges lie ahead via Real Business


David Attenborough says fixed-term parliaments could mean short-sighted climate action via Independent


What Was Said at Davos on Climate Change via NY Times


Global heating may lead to wine shortage via Guardian


Guardian to ban advertising from fossil fuel firms via Guardian


Tech giants power record surge in renewable energy sales via Guardian


UK must create 120,000 green energy jobs by 2030 to meet targets via Guardian


Sainsbury’s in £1bn investment to become carbon neutral by 2040 via Guardian


People living in UK towns and cities 25 times more likely to die from air pollution than car crash, charity warns via Independent


‘Show leadership’: World Economic Forum urges Davos delegates to set net zero goals via Business Green


Quorn becomes first major food firm to launch CO2 labels via Business Green


Heathrow.com launches new carbon offsetting service for passengers via Business Green


‘Ecohosting’: Airbnb debuts green host education hub via Business Green


‘Nature is not an asset class’: Prince Charles calls for ‘evolution’ of economic model via Business Green


Defra launches natural capital tool to help businesses make greener decisions via Business Green


Bloomberg launches new climate-focused global media brand via Business Green


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