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How does Human Resources professionals act on Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”)?

For the past two years, the combination of a pandemic and "The great resignation" has changed the responsibilities of Human Resources professionals. ESG performance will become increasingly important when attracting and retaining employees as keeping top talent is tough. Nowadays, employees are looking for a company that is responsible for carbon footprints, compliance and has a good risk management system. Sustainable human resources management and practices have arisen. ...

AICPA & CIMA launch new certificate to help accounting and finance professionals embrace ESG

AICPA & CIMA, which together form the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, are offering a new certificate that provides foundational knowledge on critical topics related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting, advisory and assurance. ...

【ESG話題】企業實踐社會責任並不難

目前許多大企業或中小企在實踐ESG時,比較容易理解及執行的也許是環境保護(Environmental),而公司管治(Governance)亦相對清晰直接。而論到社會責任(Social)的範疇就可能有點抽象。不少公司管理層,誤以為實踐社會責任就是捐一些款項給慈善機構,或叫員工做做義工就算數,有為做而做的心態。企業要實踐社會責任,當然沒有那麼簡單。 ...

創科公司怎樣自我實現ESG?

ESG這3個英文字,近年常常都會出現在財經版。以往大家所關注的環保企業、可持續發展等議題,現在已經進化為ESG的概念,它包含了環境保護(Environmental)、社會責任(Social)及公司管治(Governance)等多方面。而不止是上市公司和大企業,即使是中小企及初創公司都意識到ESG的重要性和無限可能。 ...

Engineering Net Zero Transition

The Paris Agreement was adopted by 195 countries at the UN climate change conference (COP21) in December 2015. It was the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal, to achieve the goal of keeping the average global temperature rise from pre-industrial times below 2 °C and pursuing efforts to limit it to 1.5°C . A report in October 2018 by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change indicated that global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions must fall about 45% by 2030 and reach net zero by 2050 to keep within the 1.5°C target and avoid the effects of severe climate change. ...

【理財有道】 綠色金融:國際投資大氣候

近年全球氣候變化令綠色金融受到重視,促使資金流向低碳、可持續發展、能抵禦氣候變化的投資計劃和產品,以至企業...... ...