climate change

So as you may have noticed recently, the world is on fire. And being buffeted by hurricanes. And suffering drought. And watching the polar ice caps melt away like Red Sox playoff hopes every summer.  Put simply, mankind is past the point of preventing the deleterious effects of climate change. Those effects are here now.…

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climate change

Let’s say you are a large manufacturing, retail, or industrial concern; and you want to assure that your supply chain won’t be disrupted by climate change. How would you actually assess and quantify that risk?  That’s not a hypothetical question for large businesses. As global warming continues, extreme weather events become more frequent and more…

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climate change

Last week we had a post about corporate disclosure of climate change issues, and the challenge of making useful disclosures under our currently crazy-quilt system of frameworks, standards, and scant regulatory direction. Too much noise about planning for better disclosure, not enough signal on how to do it. One Radical Compliance reader emailed to say…

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climate change

Am I imagining things, or have people suddenly turned up the heat on corporate disclosure of climate change issues?  Just today, for example, business and political leaders at Davos (always a leading source of hot air) announced a new framework for corporations to report sustainability metrics according to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. Climate change…

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