Tag: United Nations

IEA report to empower smart cities toward net zero

0
Cities cities can play a central role to accelerate progress towards clean, low-carbon, resilient and inclusive energy systems. This idea was recognized by climate...

IPCC Releases “Code Red” Global Climate Report

0
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) — the United Nations (UN) body that assesses the science of climate change — has released its...

WSP Commits to Achieve Net Zero Emissions by 2040

0
As Canada and the global community marked the 51st annual Earth Day yesterday, and the federal government announced strengthened climate commitments at the Leaders Summit...

Report and Roundtable on Corporate ESG Trends

0
Sixteen years after the first Global 100 ranking, and one year after a global pandemic, there are clear indications that corporations that "do good"...

Electronics Waste Report Calls for International Action on Recovery

0
A new report from the United Nations Global E-Waste Statistics Partnership (GESP) calls for decision-makers to adopt an internationally recognized framework to measure and...

New Framework Factors Climate Risk into Financial Valuation

0
The University of Waterloo announced on March 10, 2020 the development of a tool to help the capital markets incorporate physical climate change and...

Researcher Examines Climate Change Education led by U.N.

0
Three policy programs run by the United Nations (U.N.) aim to empower and support governments to accelerate climate change solutions through education, training, and...