With the 6th edition of ICC Africa Conference on International Arbitration currently underway in Lagos, Rumbidzai Maweni, an associate in Foley Hoag’s international litigation and arbitration department, looks at why African States should increasingly incorporate environmental provisions in their international investment agreements (IIAs).
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ICC has joined fashion brands, retailers and other stakeholders in becoming a signatory of the Fashion Charter for Climate Action.
The International Chamber of Commerce has welcomed an agreement, secured on Saturday at climate talks in Poland, that provides a Rulebook for countries to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement.
The automotive industry can do more to prevent global warming than laws require, argues Volkmar Denner, CEO of Bosch in this guest article for ICC.
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).
As the United Nations (UN) High-Level Political Forum takes place in New York, ICC Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO called on governments to step up their national climate plans by 2020.
Two years after that landmark moment when the Paris Agreement was adopted at COP21, the climate spotlight is once again turned towards the French capital for President Macron’s One Planet Summit.
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.
It’s opening day of the 2017 United Nations climate change conference, otherwise known as COP23.
The latest Business and Climate Summit in New Delhi was historic in several ways.