Six months after the activist hedge fund Engine No. 1 helped get three new members voted onto ExxonMobil’s board—with the aim to assist the corporate give attention to the existential dangers of fossil fuels—the oil firm has introduced an “ambition” to succeed in internet zero emissions by 2050. However should you simply noticed the headline, you’ll miss the high quality ...

Management by Indigenous and native communities protects extra nature—round 21% of the land on Earth, by one estimate, and 80% of the world’s biodiversity—than international locations do via national parks and forests. Additionally they do it properly: deforestation charges in indigenous territories in Latin America are as a lot as 50% lower than in different areas. However although defending forests ...

Once I wrote my first ebook, The Memo, I interviewed over 100 ladies of colour. Over 70% of them acknowledged that they felt like their managers weren’t invested of their success. In LeanIn.org’s The State of Black Girls in Company America report, there are some inexcusable and downright offensive statistics when it comes to the development of Black ladies within ...

“The Broadway that opens in September 2021 is not going to be the identical Broadway that closed in March 2020.” So begins Black Theater United’s New Deal for Broadway that goals to diversify all facets of an trade that’s been sorely missing in fairness for underrepresented staff, starting from inventive groups to performers to stagehands, make-up artists, and others. The ...

Corporate sustainability pledges, from internet zero to carbon unfavorable to nature constructive, at the moment are a fixture of every day life. And I’m fearful. Having labored in sustainability for the previous decade, I’ve had a front-row seat on the way in which these commitments usually play out. And with out deep enterprise transformation, they gained’t. I’m listening to numerous ...

First, it’s a culturally various group of British faculty youngsters. Then a farm woman with braces. Subsequent, a Scandinavian mannequin, a trendy Italian hypebeast, and a Stranger Issues-like gaggle of center schoolers biking by way of a junkyard. Should you had it on mute, it might be an advert for the Hole or Levi’s jeans. However this assortment of central ...

In an Instagram post Thursday, Target stated it will make investments $2 billion in Black-owned companies by 2025. However it didn’t get off to a very good begin. The submit’s visible look seems to co-opt the branding of a Black-run group Target doesn’t help. The submit is a carbon-copy of the branding of the nonprofit group the 15 Percent Pledge, ...