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Read more at: New poll indicates strong business appetite for net zero regulation 
YouGov Net zero Poll

New poll indicates strong business appetite for net zero regulation 

16 September 2022

21 Sept 2022 - An overwhelming majority of business leaders surveyed in seven major economies agree government policies are necessary to deliver the net zero transition. 


Read more at: We are deeply saddened at the passing of Her Majesty The Queen.
Queen Elizabeth II,  1926-2022

We are deeply saddened at the passing of Her Majesty The Queen.

9 September 2022

9 September 2022 - CISL Director and CEO, Clare Shine, said: “We are deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty The Queen. Throughout her long reign she provided wise and principled leadership that was felt around the world, far beyond the borders of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth.


Read more at: BEI announces new Chair and Vice-Chair

BEI announces new Chair and Vice-Chair

22 August 2022

30 August 2022 - The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership’s Banking Environment Initiative (BEI) has announced ABN AMRO Global Head of Group Sustainability Richard Kooloos as its new Chair and former Bank of England Senior Advisor Michael Sheren as Vice-Chair.


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Entopia Building achieves EnerPHit Classic certification

9 August 2022

10 August 2022 - The Entopia Building has been awarded the prestigious EnerPHit Classic certification by the Passive House Institute, a significant moment for a project that has transformed a 1930s telephone exchange into an ultra-efficient office-space meeting the highest possible sustainability standards.


Read more at: The Aviation Impact Accelerator launches its first public, interactive tool and a new Target True Zero report
Target True Zero

The Aviation Impact Accelerator launches its first public, interactive tool and a new Target True Zero report

19 July 2022

19 July 2022 - On 18 July 2022, the AIA team visited the Aerospace Global Forum (AGF), a brand-new platform developed as part of the 2022 Farnborough Air Show and aimed at driving immediate action towards net zero aviation. As part of this event the AIA launched a new interactive tool aimed at accelerating the transition to net zero aviation and published a new report in collaboration with the World Economic Forum (WEF).


Read more at: CISL Signs Open letter to Environment Ministers on the Convention on Biological Diversity

CISL Signs Open letter to Environment Ministers on the Convention on Biological Diversity

22 June 2022

22 June 2022 - CISL has signed an open letter calling environment ministers within governments and the UN to forge ahead with date and location for urgent global biodiversity meeting.


Read more at: Multisector land management collaboration delivers scalable models that can improve water quality through more sustainable land husbandry
Modelling nature-positive agriculture

Multisector land management collaboration delivers scalable models that can improve water quality through more sustainable land husbandry

10 June 2022

13 June 2022 - Two new regenerative nature projects from the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) offer blueprints for land management that supports a range of environment improvements, including biodiversity, water quality, flood mitigation, emissions reductions and carbon sequestration, through more sustainable agriculture.


Read more at: CISL joins the African Natural Capital Alliance as a knowledge partner

CISL joins the African Natural Capital Alliance as a knowledge partner

7 June 2022

https://www.fsdafrica.org/anca/ 8 June 2022 - The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) has joined the African Natural Capital Alliance (ANCA) as a knowledge partner. The Alliance aims to coordinate policies and practices at financial institutions, companies, regulators and policymakers towards the growth and protection of Africa’s natural resources.


Read more at: The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and DLA Piper launch two-year, global Future of Boards study

The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and DLA Piper launch two-year, global Future of Boards study

6 June 2022

27 June 2022 – The Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) and global law firm DLA Piper today announced the launch of a two-year, global research collaboration to study the Future of Boards.


Read more at: Investment Leaders Group announces State Street’s Rick Lacaille as new chair 

Investment Leaders Group announces State Street’s Rick Lacaille as new chair 

26 May 2022

26 May 2022 - Global pension, insurer, asset and wealth managers network the Investment Leaders Group (ILG) has announced Rick Lacaille, Executive Vice President and Global Head of ESG for State Street as its new chair.


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