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Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees celcius, outcome, business, national governments
COP21 success? Andrea Karpati from Climate-KIC underlines that only our actions will tell whether COP21 has been a success and emphasises the importance of innovation in finding the solutions to tackle ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: hospitality, environmental management, business innovation, sustainable tourism
Is there room for environmental management in hospitality? Karmen Lužar emphasises that multi-faceted approaches are needed to achieve truly successful environmental management in the hospitality sector. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: business, RE100, low-carbon economy, corporate reporting, green supply chains, SMEs
... Union since 2007, with the objective of promoting sustainable production and sustainable consumption (SCP) practices in Asia. To date, SWITCH-Asia has supported more than 80 grant projects that directly ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: green business, innovation, smart investment, UNFCCC, climate change mitigation, collaboration, partnership, private sector, regulation
How to involve business in climate change? Radboud University’s Heleen de Coninck explores the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC context, and offers insights on how to better encourage businesses ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: business, IPCC, agriculture, farmers, supply chain, climate change adaptation, consumers, producers
Sustainable agriculture: make climate change your business Nicolas Mounard from Twin and Twin Trading discusses the need for a holistic approach to partnerships along the value chain, highlighting the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: Green business, climate change mitigation, energy efficiency, renewable energy, carbon sequestration, The Nature Conservancy, deforestation, green economy
Seven ways businesses can accelerate climate progress in the US The Nature Conservancy’s Mark Tercek highlights the value of businesses in a transition to a low carbon economy, and presents seven ways ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 14 July 2010 / Blog
Tags: sustainable development, population growth, jonathan porritt, forum for the future, green party, cairo conference on population, women, human rights, family planning, teeb, business, consumers, carbon ...
Last week, in the opulent setting of one of the Royal Society's lecture rooms, two prominent thinkers on the environment engaged one another in a fierce battle. The debate tackled an issue that is the ... [ +++ ]