Paris Outcome: Adapt or Bust

As the Paris climate negotiations closed last Saturday, you heard a great deal of hope and optimism as well as congratulations for vision and progress emanating from COP21. Indeed, important commitments have been made – but they’re pledges, not actions, and they don’t reverse the adverse climate change underway. Which is why...

Bridging the Climate Adaptation Gap: From Recognition to Action

Joyce Coffee, Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index Managing Director, opens last year’s ND-GAIN Annual Meeting. Recent data indicate that a gap exists between corporations understanding the big-picture risks of climate change and their actions to address those risks to shore up their bottom line.…

Bridging the Climate Adaptation Gap: From Recognition to Action

Joyce Coffee, Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index Managing Director, opens last year’s ND-GAIN Annual Meeting. Recent data indicate that a gap exists between corporations understanding the big-picture risks of climate change and their actions to address those risks to shore up their bottom line.…

Supply Chains in the Face of a Changing Climate

The economic damages from weather-related disasters continue to climb worldwide, and will continue on that path. Proactively, organizations are making strides to anticipate and prepare for these climatic shifts. Early April, Unilever CEO Paul Polman made a public statement calling for “decisive action to tackle climate change in order to...

Supply Chains in the Face of a Changing Climate

The economic damages from weather-related disasters continue to climb worldwide, and will continue on that path. Proactively, organizations are making strides to anticipate and prepare for these climatic shifts. Early April, Unilever CEO Paul Polman made a public statement calling for “decisive action to tackle climate change in order to...

Climate change a growing concern for companies expanding their footprint

Joyce Coffee looks at how droughts and floods are having an increasing impact on site locations for corporate facilities                         Just as the Romans needed aqueducts to revolutionise water transport, the world needs innovative solutions to imminent need. Photograph: Travel...

Climate change a growing concern for companies expanding their footprint

Joyce Coffee looks at how droughts and floods are having an increasing impact on site locations for corporate facilities Just as the Romans needed aqueducts to revolutionise water transport, the world needs innovative solutions to imminent need. Photograph: Travel Ink/Getty Images/Gallo Images…