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We Mean Business: The Climate has Changed
September 2014 – Climate action was once perceived by many governments and many businesses as about sacrifice. Today, the value proposition is very different.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Energy Security and the 2030 Climate and Energy Package
June 2014 – The European Union (EU) is at a crossroads; it can create a competitive Europe-wide energy system that responds to energy security and climate concerns whilst stimulating job creation and growth, or it can become increasingly un-competitive, strangled by high energy imports (the EU imports 53% of the energy it consumes) and an underinvested, underperforming energy system.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
The Cancun Communiqué
November 2010 – This Communiqué is being issued by the business leaders of global companies, including many of the companies that endorsed The Copenhagen Communiqué just over a year ago.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Sustainable Mobility
December 2013 – Sustainable Mobility. Lightweighting: the players, the stakes and the keys to unlocking potential gains.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Building Resilient Cities Priorities for Collaborative Action
November 2013 – This is one of three documents developed by insurance industry leaders and city stakeholders through the Building Climate Resilience in Cities workshop series convened by Ceres and ClimateWise in 2012 and 2013. This document distils the key priorities that emerged from the workshop series for collaborative action between key urban resiliency stakeholders to build climate resilience in cities.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Building Resilient Cities: From Risk Assessment to Redevelopment
November 2013 – ClimateWise publishes priorities, planning framework and toolkit. Urban resilience against the weather effects of climate change is an imperative of the insurance industry. It reduces losses, promotes insurability, and presents opportunities for innovative risk transfer and insurance solutions to help manage climate risk.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Measuring managing and reporting GHG emissions from internal air travel
April 2013 – PSSI is a unique consortium of leaders from professional services firms to encourage and deliver tangible steps towards a sustainable future. Its sub-group on Internal Air Travel was set up to look into the measuring, management and reporting of internal air travel in the professional services sector. It was conceived of and launched by professional services executives in 2012. The group leverages the professional services’ expertise to better understand, communicate and act on their GHG emissions resulting from business internal air travel.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Mike Peirce: Introduction – The Future in Practice
January 2013 – The Future in Practice; the idea of the long term, and of avoiding ‘short-termism’, has become a dominant topic in business and sustainability debates.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Polly Courtice: The critical link: strategy and sustainability in leadership development
January 2013 – Over the past 25 years, business has shifted its response to sustainability issues from a focus on compliance and reputation management to longer-term risk management and building competitive advantage.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation
Sandrine Dixson Decleve Leadership Creating the Space to Act
December 2012 – Europe’s policy leaders at all levels of the political ladder – from the EU institutions to the member states – are confronted daily with short-term economic challenges. As a result, sustainability and climate issues are often set aside, and leadership is waning.
Located in Resources / Low Carbon Transformation