12 07, 2018

ICC Secretary General echoes global call for increased climate ambition

2019-01-07T17:16:04+00:00July 12th, 2018|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News|

As the United Nations (UN) High-Level Political Forum takes place in New York, ICC Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO called on governments to step up their national climate plans by 2020.

22 03, 2018

How business is marking a critical World Water Day

2019-01-08T12:07:12+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News|

As the United Nations’ (UN) “Decade of Action” for water begins this year, the role of business in the responsible stewardship of our most vital natural resource is most important than ever

18 12, 2017

One Planet Summit: Key takeaways for business

2017-12-19T16:09:58+00:00December 18th, 2017|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

On 12 December, global heads of state, mayors, business leaders and major financial actors gathered in Paris on the second anniversary of the Paris Agreement. Here’s what you need to know. Paris, 18 December 2017 The One Planet Summit, convened by President Emmanuel Macron of France, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, and World [...]

22 04, 2016

Showcasing business action for climate and development

2019-01-08T15:10:54+00:00April 22nd, 2016|Environment and Energy, News|

World leaders convene in New York today to sign the landmark Paris Climate Agreement – as part of a full week of high-level meetings focused on the implementation of the UN’s new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).