Environment & Energy

ICC convenes high-level business roundtable on the UN Global Pact for the Environment

Laurent Fabius, Former French Prime Minister in ICC

What should be the scope of an international treaty dedicated to the principles that guide environmental protection? In its capacity as Permanent Observer to the United Nations General Assembly and representing the UN Environment Focal Point, ICC hosted discussions at its global headquarters in Paris last week to consider the business perspective for a strong UN Global Pact for the Environment and how such a Pact could address gaps in international environmental law.