Monthly Archives: December 2019

Draft methodology Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Benchmark

Today, 16 December 2019, we are happy to publish the draft methodology for the Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Benchmark (GEWEB). We invite all interested stakeholders to review the methodology and provide us with feedback by 31 January 2020 via this link.  GEWEB seeks to measure, compare and incentivise corporate impact on gender equality and women’s empowerment across the entire value chain. It starts with a spotlight on […]

About creating useful indicators for the Digital Inclusion Benchmark

As part of the development process of the Digital Inclusion Benchmark, WBA held a second consultation roundtable on November 6, 2019. This time the roundtable discussion took place in the San Francisco Bay Area, U.S.A. and WBA collaborated with the US-Asia Technology Management Center at Stanford University. The roundtable is part of a series of […]

Measuring the world’s 25 most influential auto manufacturers

The Climate & Energy Benchmark assesses 25 companies in the automotive sector on their contributions to limiting global warming to well below 2°C. The benchmark is the first WBA has undertaken to measure and rank the climate action performance of high-carbon emitting industries, including electric utilities and oil & gas. These benchmarks will collectively support […]

Car companies in danger of missing Paris climate targets, new analysis warns

PRESS RELEASE Car companies in danger of missing Paris climate targets, new analysis warns New benchmark reveals companies not selling enough low carbon vehicles and must rapidly shift gear to reach Paris goals.  December 6th, 2019: A lack of investment in low-carbon vehicles is putting the automotive sector in danger of missing the Paris climate targets, […]