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The Private Sector Push for Environmental Sustainability

Building the organizational capacity to measure, analyze, and report a company’s environmental impact is necessary but not sufficient to reduce that impact. The next step is to build the capacity to reduce impact through changes in work processes and/or technologies.

by |October 10, 2022
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Chris Dedo: Arming Employees to Spur Climate Policy and Action

A soon-to-be graduate of the Columbia Climate School, Dedo will spend the summer creating playbooks for employees to convince their companies to advocate for climate policy.

by |May 13, 2022

Climate Services: A Private-Sector Perspective

For the private sector, climate services need to be framed in terms of business risks and drivers, says Jean-Cristophe Amado, Risk Manager at Acclimatise North America.

by |March 1, 2012