CLIMATE ACTION PROGRAMME

Reports

  1. UEFA EURO2016: Social responsibility and sustainability
    UEFA EURO2016: Social responsibility and sustainability 5 Jul 2016

    This report is structured to reflect the UEFA EURO 2016 organisational model, especially with regard to the tournament’s social responsibility and sustainability strategy. After an introduction to the social responsibility framework, material issues and priorities for UEFA EURO 2016 and the major environmental, economic and social impacts of the tournament are presented in four main sections: governance, setting the stage, tournament, and behind the scenes. This one-year-to-go report will be followed by a post-event report in Autumn 2016

  2. Mobilizing Investor Support for Corporate Responses to Climate Change
    Mobilizing Investor Support for Corporate Responses to Climate Change 4 Jul 2016

    Effective action in limiting the extent and effects of climate change will have to include changes in business and massive investment by the private sector in making the energy transition from fossil fuels to clean energy and the development of a low-carbon economy

    Finance,Carbon Reduction
  3. The New Climate Economy: Better growth better climate
    The New Climate Economy: Better growth better climate 1 Jul 2016

    The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, and its flagship project The New Climate Economy, were set up to help governments, businesses and society make better-informed decisions on how to achieve economic prosperity and development while also addressing climate change

    Tech. & Innovation,Policy
  4. Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition Mobilizing financial markets to drive economic decarbonization
    Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition Mobilizing financial markets to drive economic decarbonization 1 Jul 2016

    The Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC) is a multi-stakeholder initiative that will drive greenhouse gas emissions reductions by mobilizing a critical mass of institutional investors committed to gradually decarbonizing their portfolios. Members of the Coalition share a dual vision, setting themselves two interconnected and intermediary targets

    Finance
  5. IRENA: Unlocking renewable energy investment
    IRENA: Unlocking renewable energy investment 30 Jun 2016

    Unlocking investment in renewable energy will open up substantial opportunities throughout the global economy. Not only will renewable energy play an ever more critical role in meeting the world’s growing energy demand but renewable energy technologies are also increasingly costeffective additions to the energy mix

    Finance,Sustainable Energy
  6. UNEP: Unlocking the sustainable potential of land resources
    UNEP: Unlocking the sustainable potential of land resources 30 Jun 2016

    This report was prepared by the Working Group on Land and Soils of the International Resource Panel (IRP). The IRP was established to provide independent, coherent and authoritative scientific assessments on the use of natural resources and its environmental impacts over the full life cycle and contribute to a better understanding of how to decouple economic growth from environmental degradation

    Policy,Agriculture
  7. IRENA: G20 TOOLKIT FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY DEPLOYMENT
    IRENA: G20 TOOLKIT FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY DEPLOYMENT 30 Jun 2016

    According to IRENA’s REmap, a doubling of the renewable energy share in the global energy mix by 2030 combined with a doubling of annual improvements in energy efficiency would set the world on a path that could limit global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius (°C) above pre-industrial levels by the end of this century, in line with what the countries have agreed in Paris at the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

    Policy,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 21
  8. Addleshaw Goddard: Energy Brexit Debate
    Addleshaw Goddard: Energy Brexit Debate 16 May 2016

    Addleshaw Goddard’s debate on the EU Referendum and the implications for the UK Energy Sector heard from a panel that agreed that leaving the EU would be a bad idea, but said that the impact of a vote to leave on the energy sector was not the main reason to stay

    Policy,Sustainable Energy

LIVE STREAM: SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION FORUM 2017 BONN, GERMANY

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2017-18

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the official Climate Action report for COP23, Bonn, Germany.

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