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Apr

19

April 19, 2017

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Building Climate Resilience in Asia: Why Companies Should Invest in People

Building Climate Resilience in Asia: Why Companies Should Invest in People

Investing in human capital is essential for enhancing societal and corporate resilience to climate change in Asia.

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Apr

5

April 5, 2017

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Business Risk, Reward, and Resilience in the Face of Extreme Weather

Business Risk, Reward, and Resilience in the Face of Extreme Weather

As businesses begin to assess extreme-weather risks and opportunities and consider investments in building resilience, they should keep the following in mind.

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Dec

6

December 6, 2016

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Women and Climate Change: Disproportionately Affected but Powerful Agents of Change

Women and Climate Change: Disproportionately Affected but Powerful Agents of Change

This is how companies can have a role in building women’s resilience to climate change in their operations, supply chains, and the local communities in which they operate.

#Climate Change #HERproject #Human Rights #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

12

September 12, 2016

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Investing in Climate Resilience Should Be a Business Fundamental

Given the wide-ranging implications of climate impacts on business, companies should adopt holistic approaches to understanding climate risk and investing in resilience, from their internal operations to their value chains.

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May

2

May 2, 2016

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: To Enhance Climate Resilience, Invest in Communities

To Enhance Climate Resilience, Invest in Communities

Bangladesh is ranked among the countries most vulnerable to climate change. By investing in communities, companies can build climate resilience and generate business benefits.

#Climate Change #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

24

March 24, 2016

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: EU Assessment of the Paris Climate Agreement Reaffirms Business Opportunities

EU Assessment of the Paris Climate Agreement Reaffirms Business Opportunities

The European Commission's recent assessment of the Paris Agreement on climate demonstrates that businesses and investors are crucial to implementation of the goals and the transition to a low-carbon economy.

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Dec

15

December 15, 2015

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: What the Paris Climate Agreement Means for Business: A Conversation with BSR’s Edward Cameron

What the Paris Climate Agreement Means for Business: A Conversation with BSR’s Edward Cameron

BSR's climate lead provided his perspective on what the Paris Agreement means for business, how he would like to see companies act on climate, and why this marks the beginning of a new, low-carbon economy.

#Climate Change #COP21 #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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May

7

May 7, 2015

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Three Things Business Can Do to Shape Positive Climate Policy on the Road to Paris

Three Things Business Can Do to Shape Positive Climate Policy on the Road to Paris

Governments have the power to set mandates, but leadership from business is needed to ensure we meet climate goals on the road to—and the road from—COP21 in Paris.

#Climate Change #Climate Science #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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May

4

May 4, 2015

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: Jerry Brown’s New California Climate Target Sends Bold Signal to Business

Jerry Brown’s New California Climate Target Sends Bold Signal to Business

California Governor Jerry Brown’s target to reduce GHGs by 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030 places the state in front on climate leadership. Will California’s business leaders join him on bold climate action?

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Climate Science #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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Apr

23

April 23, 2015

Resilience And Adaptation Initiative: BSR’s Edward Cameron Talks Climate and Business on China Central Television

BSR’s Edward Cameron Talks Climate and Business on China Central Television

Watch BSR Partnership Development and Research Managing Director Edward Cameron talk about the business risks and opportunities of climate change on CCTV.

#BSR News #Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Climate Science #Ecosystem Services #Future of Fuels #Future of Internet Power #Resilience and Adaptation Initiative

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