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Climate Conference Series 2021 – Until UN COP26

Monday 2nd August
Online
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Advising for Sustainable Food Production as an Island

Monday 16th August
Online
Free

Open Local Government: South–West NI Workshop

Tuesday 17th August
Online
Free

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Open Local Government: Ards & North Down and Lisburn & Castlereagh Workshop

Thursday 19th August
Online
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Open Local Government: North–East NI Workshop

Tuesday 24th August
Online
Free

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Open Local Government: South–East NI Workshop

Thursday 26th August
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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/