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Purpose-driven organisations at the Global Wellness Summit

Pat Dwyer, TPB's Founder & Director, is speaking at this year's Global Wellness Summit. Convened with the theme 'Shaping the business of wellness: Asia', [...]

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Purpose-driven organisations at the Global Wellness Summit

Pat Dwyer, TPB's Founder & Director, is speaking at this year's Global Wellness Summit. Convened with the theme 'Shaping the business of wellness: Asia', [...]

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ESG leadership from HKEX

There is a growing awareness of the need for Board directors and senior executives to make sure that their understanding of environmental, social [...]

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ESG is changing investor relations: here’s how

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues are changing investor relations says TPB's Business Development Lead, Fiona Donnelly, as she reveals what the key changes [...]

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Clink, clink… recycle!

TPB's Fiona Donnelly reminds Hong Kong to recycle its glass bottles after enjoying the festivities. Whether it’s champagne, eggnog or mulled wine, the chances are [...]

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The Purpose Business Knowledge is power Board training Hong Kong

Is your Board on board with training?

How many of Hong Kong's Board members are up to speed with the ESG training that they need? asks TPB's Business Development Lead, Fiona Donnelly. [...]

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Event planning for waste reduction. The Purpose Business

Event planning for waste reduction

As we approach the main outdoor events season in Hong Kong, which is followed closely by the Christmas and Chinese New Year festivities, [...]

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Is Hong Kong fit for renewable energy? The Purpose Business

Is Hong Kong FiT for renewables?

Fiona Donnelly, TPB's business development lead, looks at what the new Feed-in Tariffs (FiT) mean for Hong Kong. The way Hong Kong produces [...]

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Breakfast with Purpose, sustainability communications, The Purpose Business

Telling your ESG story

Can sustainability be the hero of your corporate story? Siân Wynn-Jones reflects on the highlights of a breakfast session serving up a healthy [...]

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What makes a good ESG report? The Purpose Business

What makes a good ESG report?

The Global Reporting Initiative Sustainability Reporting Standards replaced the GRI’s G4 reporting framework on 1 July 2018. Vicky Lee and Carissa Pobre, Sustainability [...]

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Sustainability communications, learning from ESG reporting, The Purpose Business

Sustainability communications: learning from ESG reporting

TPB's communications lead Siân Wynn-Jones on how the Hong Kong Exchange’s analysis of ESG reports reveals advice for good sustainability communications Summer brings [...]

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Hong Kong waves hello to glass recycling, The Purpose Business

Hong Kong waves hello to glass recycling

Fiona Donnelly, TPB's Business Development Lead waves hello to Hong Kong's much anticipated delivery of recycling bins for Hong Kong's glass. The patchwork [...]

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Race against waste at the Volvo Ocean Race

We all like a sporting challenge, and what better sporting challenge to be part of than the Volvo Ocean Race’s call to action [...]

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Weaving collaboration for sustainable business

by TPB’s Founder & Director, Pat Dwyer You know it is a purposeful breakfast event when everyone comes early, no food is wasted, […]

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Impact investing – what does it mean for Hong Kong?

Fiona Donnelly and Siân Wynn-Jones give the low-down on what impact investing is and what it means for Hong Kong.   What is impacting […]

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Sustainable travel in Hong Kong, The Purpose Business

Beyond tourist attractions: sustainable travel in Hong Kong

What is a tourist’s first impression of Hong Kong? The Peak, the Victoria Harbour skyline, theme parks and endless shopping may be the […]

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Infographic Sustainable business matters - the Hong Kong case, The Purpose Business

Sustainable business matters: the Hong Kong case

2017 marked the start of mandatory ESG reporting for Hong Kong listed companies. This infographic by Siân Wynn-Jones and George Primentas shows why […]

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It’s time to talk about sustainability in Hong Kong

Siân Wynn-Jones explains why being humble is not about being silent, and why the time to about sustainability in Hong Kong is right […]

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Better glass bottle recovery in Hong Kong

Business Development Lead Fiona Donnelly updates us on the plans for better glass recycling in Hong Kong.   As expected, in early 2017 the Hong […]

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ESG Reporting: A step closer to impactful business

Following a consultation with the market in 2015, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (‘the Exchange’) issued a revised version of Appendix 27 […]

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A prescription for a healthier business

Sustainability-related risks are forcing companies to rethink the way they operate, argues Pat Dwyer, Founder and Director, The Purpose Business. On a visit [...]

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Carpe diem with purpose, The Purpose Business

Carpe diem with purpose

TPB’s Founder & Director, Pat Dwyer explains why Hong Kong companies need to demonstrate better management of their carbon emissions.       […]

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Clean and green at ProWine Asia

Catch TPB's Dr Merrin Pearse at the ProWine Asia exhibition in Hong Kong, and enjoy an expert conversation on looking at whether 'clean and green' [...]

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G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality Conference

Catch TPB's Dr Merrin Pearse when he speaks at G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality conference in Hong Kong. Designed specifically for the hospitality industry, the G.R.E.E.N. Hospitality [...]

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Tackling waste at Hong Kong Sevens

One of the most anticipated events in Hong Kong's sporting calendar, the annual Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament, is set to tackle plastic [...]

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Recycling in Hong Kong

TPB's Dr Merrin Pearse will join the American Women's Association in January for a morning talk on Hong Kong's recycling. Confused about what you [...]

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Wading through plastics

TPB's Dr Merrin Pearse will be moderating an exciting conversation on single-use plastic, convened by the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. [...]

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ESG: what could possibly go wrong?

TPB Founder and Director, Pat Dwyer, will join other Hong Kong business leaders for a  seminar set to provide a critical analysis of [...]

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Hong Kong Eco Film Festival

The Purpose Business is delighted to be supporting the inaugural Hong Kong Eco Film Festival. The Hong Kong Eco Film Festival (HKEFF) is [...]

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What is your purpose? The Purpose Business

What’s your purpose?

TPB's Founder & Director Pat Dwyer is guest speaker at The Marketing Society's What's your purpose? where she will reveal how identifying meaningful objectives [...]

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Breakfast with Purpose, sustainability communications, The Purpose Business

Breakfast with Purpose: Telling your ESG story

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues are increasingly familiar topics in Hong Kong’s boardrooms, yet the corporate leaders that are being heard on [...]

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The future of waste

Ever wondered about the life cycle of a plastic bottle? When we dispose of our waste, where exactly is 'away'? TPB's Dr Merrin [...]

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Thinking sustainably: managing and reducing waste

In the midst of a global plastic crisis, it is now even more important than ever that we ensure sustainability is a top [...]

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What is good ESG reporting? (Cantonese), The Purpose Business

What is good ESG reporting? (Cantonese)

Appendix 27 of the Listing Rules of the Hong Kong Exchange has been fully effective for two years already. Is it enough to [...]

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The future of food

TPB's Dr Merrin Pearse will facilitate the Future of Food co-organised by the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (BritCham) and the American Chamber [...]

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Corporate sustainability: more than a fad?

TPB's Pat Dwyer joins the South China Morning Post's Redefining Hong Kong series for a powerful conversation on corporate sustainability. SCMP Hong Kong News [...]

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Plastic China film screening & panel

Conscious Cinema and Zero Waste Life present a screening of Plastic China - Jiu-liang Wang's award-winning portrait of poverty, ambition and hope set in [...]

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CDP Philippines, The Purpose Business

Environmental disclosure in the Philippines – CDP workshop

The Purpose Business is pleased to be supporting the first CDP workshop in the Philippines. This one-day workshop will bring together companies, investors [...]

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Property Sector: Waterproofing water and climate risks

China Water Risk, Alliance for Water Stewardship and The Purpose Business are pleased to present  Waterproofing Water & Climate Risks: Challenges Ahead for the [...]

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Business strategies to weather climate change

Breakfast with Purpose: From Here to Resilience – Hong Kong Businesses’ strategies and needs to weather climate change The Purpose Business and BASF are […]

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SustainAbility Insight 2018 webinar

Hear TPB Founder & Director Pat Dwyer on SustainAbility’s webinar on sustainability impacts for corporate leadership. Trends 2018. Courtesy of SustainAbility Presenting SustainAbility’s current thinking and a facilitating [...]

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Single use plastic at events, Volvo Ocean Race workshop

The Volvo Ocean Race is coming to Hong Kong for the first time. To support Volvo Ocean Race’s commitment to sustainability, the Race […]

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