Climate change

ICC letter calls on UN environment ministers for bold recommendations

Business’ calls for G20 commitments to climate change to be upheld

International Chamber of Commerce Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO has issued a letter to Environment Ministers of all United Nations’ Member States calling for bold, forward-looking recommendations from its third and final substantive session to be brought to the United Nations’ General Assembly in New York.

COP24: 4 business priorities for a pivotal climate summit

Business is stepping up climate action and a Paris Rulebook will give business the framework it needs to go further, says the International Chamber of Commerce, which represents business and industry at the 24th Conference of Parties (COP24).

Business commits to beat plastic pollution

ICC, the world business organization, is marking World Environment Day by highlighting innovative companies around the world committed to beat plastic pollution.

Key takeaways from the ICC Talanoa Dialogue Roundtable

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As the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Focal Point for business and industry, ICC illustrated how business is playing a role as a key partner in achieving the global climate goals at a multistakeholder engagement session in Bonn last week.

3 takeaways from ICC’s workshop on the Talanoa Dialogue

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On 2 February 2018, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)—in its capacity as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Focal Point for business and industry—convened a workshop on the Talanoa Dialogue.

What role for dispute resolution in supporting the Paris climate agreement?

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The ICC International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce co-hosted a panel of experts to discuss how the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Paris Agreement can be supported through methods of international dispute settlement.

5 key takeaways from COP23 Business and Industry day

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Private sector commitment to meet objectives of the Paris Agreement on climate change was put under the spotlight during a dedicated business and industry day (BINGO Day), which took place in Bonn, Germany, during the ongoing climate talks under the UNFCCC.