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Climate Governance Malaysia

24 Mar 2021

Building Effective Climate Governance for the Islamic Finance Industry

Date: 24 March 2021 Host: Climate Governance Malaysia Keynote speaker:  H.E. Dr Bandar Hajjar – President, Islamic Development Bank Panellists: Arup Chatterjee – Principal Financial Sector Specialist, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, Asian Development Bank Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aznan Hasan – Deputy… More →

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24 Mar 2021

Climate Capacity on Company Boards

Date: 24 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Brazil Panellists: Pedro Melo, CEO, Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance Peter Gleason, CEO, National Association of Corporate Directors in the USA Rahul Bhardwaj, President & CEO, Institute of Corporate Directors in Canada Susan… More →

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23 Mar 2021

The Heart of the Matter: inspiring climate action through culture and art

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: New Development Bank Co-Hosts: The Local Chapters of the four Arctic Nations: Chapter Zero Canada, hosted by the Institute of Corporate Directors Boards Impact Forum (The Nordic Chapter of Climate Governance Initiative) Climate Governance Initiative… More →

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23 Mar 2021

Opening Session: the Evolving Role of Boards in relation to Corporate Climate Action

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: World Economic Forum Opening remarks: Al Gore, Former Vice President of USA, Cofounder and Chair of Generation Investment Management and Non-executive Director, Apple Panellists: Angeles Garcia-Poveda, Chair, Legrand Claudio Descalzi, Chief Executive Officer, Eni  Leslie… More →

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23 Mar 2021

Doing more for the Economy with Less from the Planet: a resource efficiency approach to measuring and managing natural capture

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero France and Chapter Zero Switzerland Panellists: Bruno Roche – Founder and Executive Director, Economics of Mutuality Foundation Francesco Cordaro – Senior Expert Data Analytics, Economics of Mutuality Foundation Martin Radvan – Non-Executive Director,… More →

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23 Mar 2021

Brazil in the Global Context: initiatives to enhance business

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Brazil Panellists: Professor Carlos Nobre – Earth System Scientist and Climatologist Roberto Silva Waack – Visiting Fellow, Chatham House Sandra Guerra – Independent Board Member, Vale Helle Bank Jorgensen – CEO, Competent Boards… More →

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23 Mar 2021

The Dual Board System and Sustainable Corporate Governance

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: CGI Germany Panellists: Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah – Chair of the Supervisory Board and of the Shareholders’ Committee, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA Joe Kaeser – Chair of the Supervisory Board, Siemens Energy AG Reiner Hoffmann – President of… More →

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23 Mar 2021

The Role of Capital Markets in driving the transition towards a carbon zero economy

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero France Panellists: Jean Lemierre – Chairman, BNP Paribas Lorenzo Bini Smaghi – Chairman, Société Générale  Kate Hampton – CEO, The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation Jürgen Rigterink – First Vice President and Head of… More →

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23 Mar 2021

From Theory to Practice: How to Accelerate Corporate Climate Action in Chile

Date: 23 March 2021 Host: Chapter Zero Chile Panellists: Carolina Schmidt Z. – Minister of the Environment of Chile Claudio Muñoz – Chairman, Aguas Andinas; and President of the Board, Chapter Zero Chile Macarena Navarrete – Country Managing Partner, EY Chile… More →

Boards Impact Forum

22 Mar 2021

Nordic Board Leadership – Sustainability, Innovation and Nordic Corporate Governance

Date: 22 March 2021 Host: Boards Impact Forum Panellists: Adele Pran Norman – Chair Zalaris, NED Yara, ABG Sundal  Anna Mossberg – Non-Executive Director, Schibsted, Swedbank, Orcla, Swisscom Harri-Pekka Kaukkonen – Chair, YIT Lindstroml; Non-Executive Director, TietoEvry Svante Forsberg – Chair, Swe Academy BoD;… More →

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22 Mar 2021

Chair Roles and Practices as Drivers of Sustainability and Value Creation

Date: 22 March 2021 Host: Boards Impact Forum Panellists: Professor Stanislav Shekshnia, INSEAD, Senior Partner, Ward Howell Asthildur Otharsdottir, Chair Marel, Frumtak Ventures, Board Member University of Iceland Jan Wareby, Chair RISE, NED at EKN, Tobii, Gapwaves, Imsys Technologies, Defentry,… More →

18 Dec 2020

Joint Submission on the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

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, the members of the G20 which between them make up 78 percent… More →

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30 Jun 2019

Principles for Effective Climate Governance

The links between climate change and business are becoming increasingly evident and inextricable. Business decisions and actions will slow or accelerate climate change, and climate change will drive risks and opportunities for business. Increasingly, board directors are expected to ensure… More →