Thought Leadership, Quick Briefs, News Updates and Newsflashes

NBI Thought Leadership, Quick Briefs, News Updates and Newsflashes: 2020 

NBI Quick Brief: New Release: Financial Sector Science-Based Targets Guidance Toolkit to Achieve a Net-Zero Carbon Future
NBI Quick Brief: Climate Leadership Now: New We Mean Business Report Provides the “How” for a Net Zero-Carbon Transition
NBI Quick Brief: Addressing Racism in the South African Private Sector
NBI Quick Brief: 5 000 handwashing units to be rolled out in City of Cape Town COVID-19 hotspots
NBI NewsFlash: Don’t Miss the TED
NBI Quick Brief: Women and Whistleblowing in the Private Sector
NBI NewsFlash: 5 Reasons to Attend Climate Week New York (September 21-27, 2020)
NBI Quick Brief: State of Disaster: The Impact of COVID-19 on People with Disabilities in the Workplace
NBI Quick Brief: TEDx Countdown
NBI Quick Brief: Climate Week New York 2020 (CWNYC) – Not to be Missed Online Event of the Year
NBI NewsFlash: Funding the Future: Long-Term Solutions for Safe Water Access
NBI Quick Brief: Shadow Pandemic: COVID-19, Gender Inequality
NBI Quick Brief: Key Lessons for the Private Sector on how to Address Gender-Based Violence
NewsFlash: New Report: Understanding the Experiences of LGBTQI  Employees in the Workplace
NBI Thought Leadership Piece: Tackling GBV this Women’s Month: The Role of the Private Sector
NBI Thought Leadership: Building Social Cohesion Strategies in Response to COVID-19
NBI Quick Brief: Ethical Leadership: Remembering Mandela as we navigate COVID-19
NBI Quick Brief: Ethical Return on Investments: COVID-19 Pandemic vs. Corporate South Africa
NBI Thought Leadership: Climate Lessons from the COVID-19 Crisis: Forging a New Future (Part 2)
NBI Thought Leadership: Climate Lessons from the COVID-19 Crisis: Part 1
NBI NewsFlash: Launch of the Race to Zero Campaign held on World Environment Day
NBI Quick Brief: Responding to COVID-19: Using Simple Innovations to Save Lives
NBI NewsFlash: ISAR Honours 2020: Best practices on sustainability and SDG reporting
NBI Quick Brief: Reflections on systemic racism and inequality by NBI’s CEO, Joanne Yawitch
NBI Thought Leadership: COVID-19: Inequality exposed
NBI Quick Brief: Youth Employment: Finding Alternative Opportunities in the Township Economy
NBI NewsFlash: Have you registered for the CDP Annual Update Workshops? (NOW ONLINE)
NBI NewsFlash: Important CDP Workshops Not to be Missed
NBI NewsFlash: The Key Reasons your Business Should be Paying Attention to Mental Health
NBI NewsFlash: International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia
NBI Quick Brief: The Value of Mentors: Human Capital is a Precious Commodity
NBI NewsFlash: Report Launch: Understanding the Private Sector’s Approach to Anti-Corruption
NBI NewsFlash: CDP ORS is open and CDP deadline extended to 26 August 2020
NBI Thought Leadership: COVID-19 and Inequality
NBI NewsFlash: Update on the NBI and Business for South Africa COVID-19 Working Group on Water and Sanitation
NBI NewsFlash: Transparency in Corporate Reporting 2020
NBI Quick Brief: COVID-19: A Blueprint for Collaboration on an Unprecedented Scale
NBI Quick Brief: Turbulence as the New Normal
NBI NewsFlash: Gender-Based Violence in a time of COVID-19
NBI Thought Leadership: Water quality, sanitation and hygiene in light of COVID-19
Newsflash: Water Research Commission (WRC) - WASH webinar
NBI Newsflash: The NBI and BUSA COVID-19 Water Task Team
NBI News Update: World Water Day - The South African Water
NBI Quick Brief: WBCSD 2050 Vision Refresh
NBI Quick Brief: Sibanye-Stillwater is included in the prestigious CDP climate change A List for 2019

NBI Quick Briefs, News Updates and Newsflashes: 2019

NBI Newsflash: Post-COP25 News Update: 2020 is the year to signal enhanced ambition
NBI Newsflash: The Ethical Leadership We Need Requires the Private Sector to Introspect and Act
NBI Newsflash: Join the consultation on the Biological Diversity Protocol
NBI Newsflash: Celebrating Opportunity | Swiss Hospitality Apprenticeship Programme (SSHAP!) Graduation
NBI Newsflash: TAMDEV – Igniting economic growth, job creation and development in communities.
NBI Newsflash: New Pathway Into The Plumbing Industry For South African Youth
NBI News Update: The call for greater ambition in the battle against Climate Change
NBI Newsflash: Paying Women Fairly is Good for Society and the Economy
NBI Newsflash: An Opportunity for Business to Fast-track Service Delivery in Government
NBI Quick Brief: The Connection Between Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and the Workplace
NBI Quick Brief: What are the Youth Climate Strikes?
Newsflash from the NBI: World Water Week 2019
NBI Quick Brief: The Swiss South African Hospitality Apprenticeship Programme (SSHAP!)
NBI News Update: September 2019 and Climate Ambition
NBI Video Launch The Imperative of Creating a Culture of Inclusion
NBI Quick Brief: What the transition to a low-carbon global economy means for South African Business
NBI News Update Scaling the impact of the Sustainable Development Goals
The State of Human Rights in the Business Sector
NBI Quick Brief Evaluation of NBI’s SWH
NBI Quick Brief Gender Pay-Gap Dialogue
NBI Quick Brief Transformation
NBI Quick Brief An Equal and Inclusive Society
NBI Quick Brief CDP Scores Released

NBI Quick Briefs and News Updates: 2018

NBI Quick Brief: Post COP24
Future of Work in SA -The Role and Impact on Youth
Global Climate Action Summit and Climate Week New York 2018
The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Future of Work in South Africa: Sector Focus
NBI Quick Brief: South African National Talanoa Dialogue
NBI News Update: NBI at the Presidential Jobs Summit
NBI Quick Brief: NBI’s Western Cape Water Resilience Task Force
NBI Quick Brief: Initiative to Expand Labour Market Opportunities for Youth in Technical Fields
NBI Quick Brief: The uMhlathuze Water Stewardship Partnership
NBI Quick Brief: Outcomes of Information Session on YES for Companies
NBI Quick Brief: The Fourth Industrial Revolution And The Future Of Work In SA
NBI Quick Brief: Building the capacity of public TVET colleges to deliver Green Skills
NBI Quick Brief: Building the capacity of TVET Colleges to develop Green Skills
NBI Quick Brief: A Just and Equal South Africa
NBI Quick Brief: Science Based Targets (SBTs)
NBI Quick Brief: South Africa’s Carbon Tax Bill
Business has a key role to play in addressing inequality in South Africa
Approaches to Economic and Social Transformation
NBI Quick Brief: International Women’s Day | Transforming Lives
NBI Quick Brief: Transforming the Supply Chain Roundtable Insights
South African Risk and Vulnerability Atlas (SARVA) - 2nd Edition
The NBI’s Drought Task Force - Going Beyond the Surface
Science Based Targets (SBTs)
Transformational Leadership for Change
Update on the Circular Economy
Davos and the World Economic Forum Global Risk Report for 2018

NBI Quick Briefs and News Updates: 2017

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Guidelines to enable companies to host graduates from,
Launch of Gender Equality Programme in South Africa’s Corporate Sector
Kopano ya Metsi Launch
NBI News Update: 380 million New Jobs Possible Globally through
The Role of Business in a Circular Economy
Ethical Culture is an Outcome of Good Governance
The Business of Adaptation
NBI News Update:
Final Recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures
Americas Response to Trumps withdrawal of the USA from the Paris Agreement
US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement
The Tools and Frameworks for Water Stewardship
CDP’s Investor Case Studies Booklet: How Global Investors are using Climate Data
Business with a Purpose Creates Value for Itself and for Society
South African Companies on the CDP A List for 2016
Missing Link: Harnessing the Power of Purchasing for a Sustainable Future
Social and Ethics Committees of Company Boards
Opportunities Worth US$ 12 Trillion for Business through SDGs
Comments Requested on the National Energy Efficiency Strategy,


An important moment TCFD Launches Recommendations Report
WWF’s Water Risk Filter
Tools and References to Make Sense of COP22
Understanding Science Based Targets
Paris Agreement to enter into force much earlier than expected
What Role for Business in Water Target Setting and Sector Investment?
Business and Climate Summit 2016 The Potential Impact of Brexit on Climate Change Activity
A New Multi-Stakeholder Initiative: The Corporate Responsibility To Eliminate The Sale Of Children
NBI Launches NDP Business Action Plan
South Africa’s Socio-Economic Future
NBI Launches the CDP Water South Africa 2015 Results
Skills: Structured Workplace-based Learning Pilot Programme for the Construction Industry Takes Off
Thought Leadership Series (TLS) 2016: COP21 Feedback Session


COP21 - Paris
A Foot in the Door: Getting South Africa’s Youth Working in the Green Economy
2015 CDP South Africa Review
We Mean Business Update
LCTPi: Business Holds the Key to Innovative Climate Change Solutions
2015 New York Climate Week
15th Anniversary of the UN Global Compact
Re-Imagining Africa\