Summit News

Nine-State Coalition Releases New Zero Emission Vehicle Action Plan

Renewed Multi-State Effort to Speed the Nation’s Transition to Zero Emission Cars Builds on Earlier Action Plan Boston, MA – June 20, 2018 – As the Trump Administration attempts to weaken federal greenhouse gas (GHG) and corporate average fuel economy standards for...

The Future We Don’t Want: Billions of Urban citizens at risk of climate-related heatwaves, drought, flooding, food shortages and blackouts by 2050

New research reveals number of cities and citizens threatened by direct and indirect climate hazards if global greenhouse gas emissions continue unchecked. Bold climate action by cities key to prevent 1.6 billion people being exposed to extreme heat; 800 million to...

FORESTS, FOOD AND LAND CAN DELIVER 30% OF SOLUTIONS NEEDED TO TACKLE CLIMATE CRISIS BY 2030

Businesses, Local Governments and Citizens Challenged to Conserve and Restore Land WASHINGTON, 11 June 2018--As part of the Global Climate Action Summit, WWF, together with a broad coalition of partners, today issued the 30X30 Forests, Food and Land Challenge: calling...

Land and Ocean Stewardship: Key Facts and Figures

The 30X30 Forests, Food and Land Challenge: we’re calling on businesses, states, city and local governments, and global citizens to unite and take action for better forest and habitat conservation, land use, and food production and consumption practices to deliver up...

ATTENTION MEDIA: TIME TO REGISTER FOR SUMMIT CREDENTIALS

The Global Climate Action Summit has officially opened the registration portal for media interested in attending and reporting on the Summit, which takes place from September 12-14, in San Francisco, CA. Media will be accredited in two rounds, with the first receiving...

Land and Ocean Stewardship: Key Facts and Figures

The 30X30 Forests, Food and Land Challenge: we’re calling on businesses, states, city and local governments, and global citizens to unite and take action for better forest and habitat conservation, land use, and food production and consumption practices to deliver up...

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ATTENTION MEDIA: TIME TO REGISTER FOR SUMMIT CREDENTIALS

The Global Climate Action Summit has officially opened the registration portal for media interested in attending and reporting on the Summit, which takes place from September 12-14, in San Francisco, CA. Media will be accredited in two rounds, with the first receiving...

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THE UNIVERSAL CLIMATE DISCLOSURE CHALLENGE

Disclosure is the bedrock of public accountability to climate targets. The process of disclosure allows corporations, cities, states, and regions to measure their carbon footprints, identify and prioritize areas where performance improvements can be made, and deliver...

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Urgency Underlined as Bonn Climate Talks Close

Scoop May 11, 2018 Against the backdrop of a record hot April in the host country of Germany, governments are concluding two weeks of talks aimed at preparing the Paris Agreement’s operational guidelines for adoption at the annual climate conference to be held in...

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“Clean Trillion” Investment Goal in Sight and Achievable

Ceres May 10, 2018 As global clean energy transition takes hold and the market matures, a new Ceres report released today finds that the “Clean Trillion” – the goal of an additional $1 trillion investment in clean energy per year through 2050 – is eminently...

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Just Transition: A Business Guide

The B Team May 09, 2018 The shift toward a net-zero world will bring economy-wide transformation on a scale we’ve never seen. This transition will impact all industries, jobs and communities. While we know this is necessary for a clean energy future, how can we ensure...

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Challenge Accepted

We're stepping up for the Global Climate Action Summit and taking climate ambition to the next level. And to make it happen we're reaching out and we're building ever stronger partnerships with people around the world. Last month, Summit co-chair Anand Mahindra...

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