Global Social Compliance Program Webinar With 2Degrees

We’ve recently gotten to know the folks at 2degrees, a growing sustainable business network. We hope to be launching some projects with them in the near future (more on that later). In the meantime, 2degrees is hosting a great series of webinars that’s worth checking out.

Coming up next week on Wednesday, December 15th at 9am EST, join IKEA’s Claudine Musitelli and Greg Priest as they discuss the Global Social Compliance Program. The GSCP is developing a set of reference tools to provide a common interpretation of fair labour and environmental requirements and their implementation. Members include Walmart, Carrefour, Tesco, HP, Metro.

A special emphasis will be made on the programme‚Äôs work on site-specific environmental requirements and their implementation at supplier level, from the perspective of GSCP member company IKEA. To register, please follow this link. It’s free!

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.