CISL

The Pollination Deficit: Towards Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Pollinator Decline

13th April 2018
Published under: Enabling Environment,Why Natural Capital?

“Companies face potential shortages of raw materials, a fall in crop quality and challenges around security of supply because of an emerging pollination deficit, according to a report authored by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL), UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC), Fauna & Flora International (FFI) and the University of… [more]

Modelling Better Business: Nestlé Trials Natural Capital Premium with UK Dairy Farmers

18th February 2018
Published under: Case Studies

This report is a product of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL).  “In 2017, leading global food company Nestlé launched a UK trial with 99 farmers in Cumbria and Ayrshire in response to growing pressures on the natural capital which underpins its business. Each farmer chooses from a range of practical interventions, which Nestlé identified with… [more]

Coalition June Newsletter

27th June 2017
Published under: Featured,Natural Capital Coalition

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Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Roche

22nd June 2017
Published under: Case Studies,Featured,Protocol Case Studies

The company in brief: F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG (Roche) is a Swiss multinational healthcare company headquartered in Basel, operating in the fields of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. As part of their existing sustainability program, Roche identifies environmental risks at a local and global level using an approach called EcoBalance, an internal procedure to measure and manage… [more]

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Yorkshire Water

22nd June 2017
Published under: Case Studies,Featured,Protocol Case Studies

The company in brief: Yorkshire Water is a water and waste water services utility company servicing 5m domestic customers and 136,000 business premises in West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, the East Riding of Yorkshire, part of North Lincolnshire, most of North Yorkshire and part of Derbyshire, in England. Why a natural capital assessment? Yorkshire Water, assisted… [more]

Natural Capital Protocol: Case Study for Skanska

22nd June 2017
Published under: Case Studies,Featured,Protocol Case Studies

The company in brief: Skanska is one of the world’s leading project development and construction groups. The company helps finance, design, construct and maintain buildings including schools, offices and hospitals and infrastructure such as roads and rail. Within its 2020 ’Accounting for Sustainability’ strategy, Skanska UK set the ambitious target of embedding the natural capital… [more]