climate change, drought

28 September, 2018

Governance shaped by climate, tech and demographics

If boards need a reminder of the importance of climate change, it came this week in two reports. Firstly, the Bank of England released a document highlighting that banks and other financial institu...
low-carbon economy, carbon footprint, sustainability

27 November, 2017

Every board has a role in the transition to a low-carbon economy

It is a quote attributed to Henry Ford: “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t—you're right.” The saying is common within management advice, expressing the important ...
Larry Fink, BlackRock

21 March, 2017

Climate risk a key issue for 2017, says BlackRock

BlackRock, the world's largest investor, has said that climate risk will be a key issue for engagement in 2017. The investor's statement also offers an early sign that it expects directors to hee...
climate change

1 March, 2017

Watchdog worried climate disclosures will lead to ‘checklist mentality’

The UK's governance watchdog is concerned that guidance on climate change disclosure from a body set up by the G20 will encourage a "checklist mentality" and that their scale could "impair" their usef...
climate change

15 December, 2016

Task Force releases climate risk recommendations

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8 August, 2016

Peer review for governance principles

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18 May, 2016

Confronting climate change risk

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