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Sponsored: Builders, facing climate change, can create opportunities through preemptive actions across their value chain
August 26, 2022 by Arnaud Brohé
The war between Russia and Ukraine is, among other things, exposing the downsides of global interdependencies.
July 22, 2022 by Robert Muggah
Sponsored: ESG analysis uncovers critical risks for businesses. It’s crucial for companies to be able to identify and mitigate these risks to ensure long-term success.
June 3, 2022 by Helee Lev
Top insurers and economists warn climate change remains biggest global economic threat, despite ongoing COVID risks.
January 14, 2022 by Michael Holder
Delaying action until there is a carbon price, clearer risk projections or a systemwide standard is now something governments are warning could quickly become unaffordable.
April 29, 2021 by Emily Chasan
A year of tragedy and chaos has also seen a dramatic leap forward for the global green economy.
December 28, 2020 by James Murray
It’s no longer just about “What business is doing to the climate.” It’s also about “What the climate is doing to business.”
August 31, 2020 by Joel Makower
Despite challenges in going virtual during the 2020 annual general meeting season, shareholder action on climate change is as strong as ever.
July 14, 2020 by Tyeler Matsuo
The pandemic offers an opportunity for companies to 'build back better.'
June 22, 2020 by Hannah Saltman
Policymakers need to better understand the value of natural capital like mangroves and other ecosystems that provide important benefits for communities.
June 17, 2020 by Jonathan Cook
Imagine how different the climate debate would be if we now finally shifted the burden of proof and started demanding that climate deniers prove the safety of continued pollution.
May 16, 2020 by Barbara Freese
COVID-19 is a dry run for climate catastrophes.
April 8, 2020 by Rob Bailey
We are only in phase one of a pandemic that has changed the rhythm of daily life like no other recent event. Here are five lessons to guide us through these turbulent times and the uncertainties which lie ahead.
March 18, 2020 by Aron Cramer
If the Big Three institutional investors vote 'For' a climate proposal, odds are the company that received the proposal will take action to address the issues raised.
March 18, 2020 by Rob Berridge
Over $44 trillion of economic value generation, more than half the world’s total GDP, is moderately or highly dependent on nature.
March 16, 2020 by Celine Herweijer
Researchers from University of Cambridge found that climate change could add around 20 percent to the global cost of extreme weather events by 2040. They are urging businesses to evaluate their own exposures to the growing risk to improve their resilience and sustainability.
With events such as the recurring California wildfires and mudslides, hurricanes Harvey and Maria and Typhoon Hagibis, which have had catastrophic human and economic costs, it is perhaps unsurprising that governments, regulators and investors have started to ask companies to disclose their climate risks, including physical risk.
February 17, 2020 by Lauren Smart
Indigenous climate adaptation plans have actively managed forest ecosystems with fire for centuries.
November 1, 2019 by Sara Worl
A new report considers disclosures by more than 1,600 companies. The findings were fascinating, unsettling and inspiring.
February 22, 2019 by Allie Goldstein
Even when companies 'check the boxes' for ESG, they still face risks from climate change.
February 6, 2019 by Joel Makower
There's a clear business case for doing so.
December 18, 2018 by Katie Abbott
Environmental, social and governance costs lead to risky business if ignored, yet there's a flip side.
February 1, 2018 by Alexandra Britton
A new report looks at the impact of ESG on cash flow and profitability and exposure to risk factors. 'The results are unequivocal,' says an MSCI expert.
January 10, 2018 by Michael Holder
It's the clearest signal yet that investors are scrutinizing high-carbon firms far more closely.
September 7, 2017 by Madeleine Cuff
Many investors are unable to conduct due diligence. Here's what can be done about it.
February 3, 2016 by Davide Parisse