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Committing to a veg pledge: a multi–stakeholder initiative to increase vegetable consumption for health and the environment

Wednesday 1st December
Online
Free

Webinar 2: A Bolder Vision for Belfast

Wednesday 1st December
Online
Free

NPA SMARTRENEW RENEWABLE ENERGY PILOT SHOWCASE

Thursday 2nd December
Online
Free

Green Growth Strategy Public Consultation Session 2

Thursday 2nd December
Online
Free

NEA (NI) Energy Efficiency in the Home Information session

Friday 3rd December
Online
Free

Future for Geothermal Energy, NI

Friday 3rd December
Online
Free

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#DigitalFundraising Webinar Series 2021

Monday 6th December
Online
Free– members only

Building Digital Capacity in the Voluntary & Community Sector

Monday 6th December
Online
Free– members only

Net Zero Culture

Tuesday 7th December
Online
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Irish Geoparks Forum – Climate Change: past, present and future

Tuesday 7th December
Online
Free

AFBI Economics Research Conference

Wednesday 8th December
Online
Free

Climate and Biodiversity Ambition: Shared Island as a Catalyst

Wednesday 8th December
Online
Free

Responses to challenging visitor pressures and behaviours

Wednesday 8th December
Online
Free for ORN members and £20.00 for non–members

Green Growth Strategy Public Consultation Session 3

Wednesday 8th December
Online
Free

Brexit: A Year in Food, Farming & Agriculture

Thursday 9th December
Online
Free

What have hedgerows ever done for us? (And what we can do for them in return)

Thursday 9th December
Online
Free

Water Framework Directive Statistics Report Webinar

Friday 10th December
Online
Free

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Draft Green Growth Strategy for NI – Information Session

Monday 13th December
Online
Free– members only

Green Growth Strategy Public Consultation Session 4

Tuesday 14th December
Online
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BITC: Webinar: Net Zero Carbon: Understanding Climate–Related Risks and Opportunities

Wednesday 20 January 2021 - 20/01/21

Online

This event is open to BITC members only. 

About the webinar Hear about best practice from businesses that have started the process of understanding climate–related risks and opportunities and embedding their climate ambitions across their business operations.This webinar will cover:   

  • Understanding climate–related risks and opportunities across your business activities.
  • How businesses are embedding this across their business strategy and implementing Task Force on Climate–related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations.
  • Engaging key stakeholders on your climate action plans from leaders, employees, and supply chains.

Guest speakers include:  

  • Naomi Rigby, Non–Financial Reporting Specialist, Sustainability & Climate Change at PwC
  • Rhona Turnbull, Climate, Environment & Emerging Issues Lead Sustainable Banking at NatWest Group. 

Background

We now have less than ten years to tackle the climate emergency if we are to stand a good chance of delivering a planet that enables current and future generations to thrive. Public pressure is growing on leading governments and investors to start acting. Business leadership will be critical to drive the transformation required and it is integral that businesses understand climate–related risks and opportunities to deliver benefits for people and nature.

We have a once in a lifetime opportunity to build back responsibly and make sure we are on track to deliver a just transition and build resilience to future shocks and accelerate action on climate change. The UK is hosting the postponed COP26 in November 2021 and we have a unique opportunity to demonstrate UK leadership on climate action. With mandatory reporting on climate–related risks and opportunities coming in for many businesses in 2021, there will be a need for businesses to demonstrate commitment and action to meeting international climate goals.

More event information available here..

Cost   More Details Included in BITC membership
Time   More Details Wed, 20 January @ 12:00 – 13:00
Contact   More Details Roxarne Owen

Roxarne.owen@bitc.org.uk
www.bitc.org.uk/event/webinar-net-zero-carbon-understanding-climate-related-risks-and-opportunities/