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COP26 Postponed

The COP26 UN climate change conference set to take place in Glasgow in November has been postponed due to COVID-19.   This decision has been taken by the COP Bureau of the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change), with the UK and its Italian partners.  Dates for a rescheduled conference in

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WBCSD launches new SDG learning platform

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has launched a new online learning platform to support businesses in raising awareness of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) within their organizations. By spending 10 – 15 minutes navigating this platform, users will undergo a crash-course in the SDGs and their relevance to

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Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures Crosses 1.000 Supporter Mark

 The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) has announced that it has officially reached more than 1,000 supporters globally for its recommendations, signifying a major shift among market participants in acknowledging that climate change presents a financial risk. Together, the private sector organizations that are supporters have a market

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Politicians must act for adaptation projects to deliver

Innovative adaptation projects offer hope for climate-vulnerable communities around the world – but need urgent political and financial investment before it’s too late By Srilata Kammila, Head of Climate Change Adaptation, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) The article was featured in the new Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) publication Climate Strategies 2020 Climate

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