To help the financial sector realize its potential to drive down global GHG emissions, the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) is creating a framework for financial institutions to set science-based climate targets in line with the ambition of the Paris Agreement.
Science Based Targets
155 companies have signed a statement urging governments around the world to align their COVID-19 economic aid and recovery efforts with the latest climate science.
Science-based targets require that organizations address emissions generated by their own operations and those of their suppliers. How can sustainable purchasers build a procurement strategy aligned with science-based targets?
Learn what stakeholders had to say about how financial institutions should set targets to align their lending and investment portfolios with the level of ambition required by climate science.
Ceres 2020 will mobilize the world's most influential capital market leaders to accelerate and scale up solutions to the most pressing global sustainability challenges.
In this critical year for climate action, more than 800 companies have committed to set science-based targets to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris Agreement. This is a hopeful sign, but not enough. Financial institutions are the vital link to enable the system-wide change we need.
During this workshop, stakeholders will have a chance to participate in a live discussion and provide feedback on draft criteria for financial institutions to set science-based targets.
This webinar provides an opportunity for financial institutions in Oceania and Asia Pacific to learn about progress being made towards methods for financial institutions to align their lending and investment portfolios with the ambition of the Paris Agreement.
Join us for a discussion on reducing corporate value chain (scope 3) greenhouse gas emissions through meaningful supplier engagement.
Eleven leading environmental and sustainable business organizations published an open letter in the New York Times, urging the CEOs of Corporate America to step up their engagement on climate policy.
Hear what financial institutions have to say about draft science-based target setting methods.
Companies announce plans to set more ambitious emissions reduction targets, challenging Governments to match their ambition.
Japan has as many companies with science-based targets for reducing climate emissions as anyone but the United States. The secret? They're the only country that offers government support to companies trying to set targets, part of a broader emphasis on private sector engagement in the country's climate plan.
Clothing and footwear companies now have guidance through the Science Based Targets initiative on how to set Paris-consistent climate goals. To really cut emissions, they'll need to work together and focus on value chains.
Join WRI and the Science Based Targets initiative for a webinar on science-based targets and a discussion on how the private sector can support increased mitigation ambition.
The Annual Climate Leadership Conference (March 20-22) brings together influential climate, energy, and sustainability professionals from around the globe to address climate change through policy, innovation, and business solutions.
This workshop will coincide with the Sustainable Apparel Coalition's 2018 Full Member Meeting, but is open to stakeholders from outside the coalition. We hope participants in the Sustainable Apparel Coalition annual meeting will consider arriving early to attend our event.
Learn best practices in setting GHG reduction targets for your company’s value chain from HP Inc. and Kellogg Company.
Join experts in India to learn how your company can benefit from setting a science-based target.
To fulfill science-based targets, businesses are taking innovative approaches to their internal operations, and looking at how they can use their market power to source their products more sustainably.