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02 Nov 2021

Climate crisis requires boards to put climate transition at the heart of corporate strategy, says international network of board directors

As the global UN COP26 climate talks commence in Glasgow, the international Climate Governance Initiative (CGI) has called on board directors across the world to place the climate transition at the heart of corporate strategy and board decision-making. In a… More →

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09 Aug 2021

IPCC August 2021: The Physical Science Basis

The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s latest report shows that human activity is unequivocally driving changes to the climate at an unprecedented scale. The science indicates there is still time to limit temperature rises, but only if we act now, and with ambition. More →

12 Jun 2021

Joint Submission to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s invitation for comments on climate disclosures

Climate change is a global emergency. To achieve the goal of limiting global average temperature increases to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, most countries will need to substantially increase their climate ambitions and investments.… More →

Climate Governance Initiative Russia

25 Mar 2021

Achieving Net Zero: Global Oil and Gas

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: CGI Russia, in collaboration with Skolkovo, Moscow School of Management Panellists: Leonard Fedon, Executive Member of Board of Directors, LUKOIL, Russia Vicky Hollub, President and CEO, Occidental, US Patrick Pouyanne, Chairman and CEO, Total, France… More →

Climate Governance Malaysia

25 Mar 2021

Decarbonising Shipping: a NED perspective on the opportunities and pitfalls

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Malaysia Panellists: Michael Parker – Global Head of Shipping, Citibank Morten Bo Christiansen – Head of Decarbonisation, AP Moller-Maersk Datuk Ruben Gnanalingam bin Abdullah – Group Managing Director, Westport Marc Nuytemans – CEO,… More →

Climate Governance Malaysia

25 Mar 2021

Accelerating Corporate Climate Action: the Goal 13 impact platform initiative

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Malaysia Panellists: Gilberto Tomazoni: Global CEO at JBS S.A. Page Motes: Global Head of Sustainability at Dell Technologies David Croft: Global Director Sustainability, Environment & Human Rights at Reckitt Juan Jose Freijo: Vice… More →

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25 Mar 2021

The Neutralisation Challenge

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Brazil Panellists: João Redondo – Chapter Zero Brazil Coordinator Ieda Gomes Yell – Independent Board Member, listed and private companies (Brazil, UK, USA and France) Renato Franklin – CEO of Movida Professor Roberto Schaeffer – Professor of… More →

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25 Mar 2021

Closing Session: Net Zero: Collaboration is essential to Future-Proof Business

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: World Economic Forum Panellists: Claudia Sender Ramirez – Board Member, Telefonica and LafargeHolcim  Emma Marcegaglia – Chair, B20  Mark Tucker – Chair, HSBC Holdings plc.  Nigel Topping – High Level Climate Champion for COP26  Punit Renjen – Global CEO, Deloitte… More →

Climate Governance Malaysia

25 Mar 2021

Understanding Developing Opportunities across Carbon Markets

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Malaysia, in collaboration with INSEAD Panellists: Bill Winters, Group CEO Standard Chartered Bank and Chair of the Taskforce Scaling up Voluntary Carbon Markets (TSVCM) David Antonioli, CEO Verra. Verra’s VCS is the world’s… More →

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25 Mar 2021

Climate Change Disclosure: The Role of the TCFD in Driving Effective Board Behaviour

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero France Panellists: Julie Ansidei – Head of Strategy and Sustainable Finance, AMF Michele Lacroix – Head of Investment Risk & Sustainability, SCOR Meryam Omi – Head of Sustainability and Responsible Investment Strategy, Legal… More →

Climate Governance Malaysia

25 Mar 2021

Executive Compensation and Climate Targets

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Malaysia Panellists: Mirza Baig, Global Head of ESG Corporate Research and Stewardship, Aviva Investors  Diva Moriani, Director and Chair of the remuneration committees of Generali and Moncler  Teoh Su Yin, Senior Independent Director,… More →

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25 Mar 2021

Shaping a Sustainable Competitive and Prosperous Future

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Canada Panellists: Roberto Bocca – Head of Shaping the Future of Energy, Materials and Infrastructure; Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum Miranda Hubbs – Director, Nutrien Ltd., PSP Investments, Imperial Oil… More →

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25 Mar 2021

From Carbon Budgets to Business Decarbonisation Strategy

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero France Panellists: Charlotte Gardes – Deputy Head of the Sustainable Finance, Corporate Law, Accounting Standards and Corporate Governance Unit, French Ministry of Economy and Finance Romain Poivet – Climate Project Manager, ADEME (French… More →

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25 Mar 2021

Boardroom Decisions: join a fictional board and grapple with physical climate impacts

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Panellists: Julie Baddeley, Chair, Chapter Zero Nigel Brook, Partner, Head of Climate Risk Practice, Clyde & Co Rowan Douglas, Head of Climate Resilience Hub, Willis Towers Watson Mat Gorman, Carbon Strategy Director, Heathrow… More →

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25 Mar 2021

Climate Governance in Chile: Challenges and Opportunities by Industry

Date: 25 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Chile Panellists: Macarena Navarrete, Country Managing Partner EY Chile René Muga, VP Asuntos Corporativos Anglo American Paolo Pallotti, CEO Enel Chile Francisco Ruiz Tagle, CEO CMPC Claudio Muñoz, Chairman Aguas Andinas and Director, Chapter Zero Chile Moderator: Fadua… More →

Climate Governance Initiative Russia

24 Mar 2021

Achieving Net Zero: Global Metals & Mining

Date: 24 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Initiative Russia Panellists: Edward Dowling – Board Chair, Polyus Gold Tony Hayward – Board Chair, Glencore Eduardo Bartolomeo – CEO, Vale Tom Palmer – President and CEO, Newmont Corporation Moderator: Gillian Davidson – Former Head of Metals and… More →