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Climate Safe Lending: Ensuring Planetary Stability

Banks as Unlikely Allies
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by David Barmes and Marya Skotte, Climate Safe Lending Network 

How Climate Adaptation Helps to Manage Organizational Risk

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Date/Time: October 14, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT)

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Date/Time: October 14, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT)

Strengthening Resilience in Vulnerable Communities

We're expanding our efforts to help build more resilient communities – before disaster strikes.
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Today, we're faced with the stark reality that natural disasters are more frequent and more devastating than ever, leaving many — particularly those in the most vulnerable communities — in a constant state of crisis. According to the UN, climate-related disasters have increased more than 80% over the last four decades.

Edge of Field Practices Can Help Food and Ag Companies Meet Sustainability Goals

By Kris Johnson, Interim Director of Agriculture, The Nature Conservancy, North America
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Food is among the most basic and essential ways that we interact with nature. The security and continuity of our food supply chains depend on healthy soil, clean water and a stable climate—all factors that impact a producer’s ability to grow crops. Businesses are increasingly recognizing these connections and including environmental factors into their business models. One way they do this is by setting sustainability goals related to water quality and climate change.

WSP USA Embraces Opportunity to Improve Equity in San Francisco Bay Area

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WSP USA eagerly embraces challenge & opportunity to improve quality of life for underserved & marginalized communities in the San Francisco Bay Area. Metropolitan Transportation Commission selected WSP as its 2020 equity consultant - Cycle 1, led by 

How Companies can Align with Biden's Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk

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Climate change is an imminent U.S. financial risk. According to a study conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research, continued temperature increases and failure to drastically cut emissions could result in a 10.5% cut in U.S. GDP alone by 2100.

Cummins Engaging Employees Across Company to Achieve Environmental Goals

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Global power leader Cummins is working to engage employees in both the company’s 2030 goals to further reduce Cummins’ environmental impact and the company’s aspiration to be carbon neutral by 2050.

Stephen Ambrose Joins SAIC as Chief Climate Scientist

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RESTON, Va., July 2, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) today announced the appointment of Stephen Ambrose in the newly created role of chief climate scientist. In this role, Ambrose will lead SAIC’s climate program to provide government and industry customers solutions to address some of the most challenging problems facing society.

New CRS Business Has Holistic Approach

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WSP USA, a leading professional services consultancy, has created a new Climate, Resilience & Sustainability business line to partner with companies, government agencies and communities across the U.S. to solve the dynamic challenges of equitable climate mitigation, asset and infrastructure adaptation and emergency management. The Climate, Resilience & Sustainability (CRS) business line centralises a wide range of services within WSP, differentiating the company in its ability to provide complete lifecycle sustainability and climate mitigation, adaptation and response solutions, as Tom Lewis, who leads the CRS Business line, and Michael Mondshine, Senior VP, explain. “Our mission is to help our customers grow through better sustainability and resilience.”

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WSP USA, a leading professional services consultancy, has created a new Climate, Resilience & Sustainability business line to partner with companies, government agencies and communities across the U.S. to solve the dynamic challenges of equitable climate mitigation, asset and infrastructure adaptation and emergency management. The Climate, Resilience & Sustainability (CRS) business line centralises a wide range of services within WSP, differentiating the company in its ability to provide complete lifecycle sustainability and climate mitigation, adaptation and response solutions, as Tom Lewis, who leads the CRS Business line, and Michael Mondshine, Senior VP, explain. “Our mission is to help our customers grow through better sustainability and resilience.”

Accelerating Leadership in a Consequential Decade Through Action and Accountability

By Ellen Jackowski, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, HP Inc.
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We are in the most consequential decade of our time. The actions we take today will determine whether we, as a global community, can avert the worst impacts of the climate crisis and reckon with the inequities that prevent far too many from accessing opportunities. Businesses must lead the transformation with urgent actions aligned with the latest science, and be held accountable through reliable, transparent reporting.

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