The Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action – established in Washington DC in April 2019 on Finland’s initiative – brings together fiscal and economic policymakers from over 50 countries in leading the global climate response and in securing a just transition towards low-carbon resilient development.
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ICC has launched a working paper outlining how changes to the application of competition law could accelerate corporate action to fight climate change.
The SME Climate Hub has joined forces with Oxford University to provide small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with tools and resources to help them take climate action.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) will help advance the aims of The Lion’s Share Fund, an initiative co-founded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to encourage greater private sector investment in biodiversity conservation.
ICC – the institutional representative of 45 million companies – has welcomed today’s announcement by newly elected Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, committing Japan to achieving net zero emissions by 2050.
In a major international broadcast, Maria Fernanda Garza – ICC First Vice-Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Orestia – became one of the first signatories of the UN-recognised “SME Climate Commitment”, which forms part of the SME Climate Hub initiative launched to provide small businesses with clear commercial incentives to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
A new SME Climate Hub will support small- and medium-sized businesses to curb carbon emissions to increase competitiveness.
ICC has offset carbon emissions for the first quarter of 2020, backing Gold Standard projects to reduce the global institution’s environmental footprint.
Climate negotiations concluded today in Madrid, leaving global business deeply disappointed that a deal could not be reached on Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.
ICC joins business leaders to discuss private sector initiatives for advancing climate ambition at COP25
During COP25 discussion, business leaders share private sector initiatives aimed at 1.5°C target goals and promoting a just transition.