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Sarah Lake Joins Climate Advisers to Drive Private Sector Action on Sustainable Land Use

August 8, 2019

Washington, D.C. Sarah Lake has joined Climate Advisers as the Managing Director of Supply Chains, where she will lead the organization’s work to develop innovative solutions to commodity-driven deforestation.

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New Blueprint for International Ocean-Climate Action Charts Path Forward for Governments

July 25, 2019

Washington, D.C. To date, the international fight against climate change has largely overlooked the ocean-climate relationship. Yet the ocean and climate are inextricably linked. The ocean plays a central role regulating the climate, including by absorbing heat and carbon dioxide. This imposes a heavy cost through effects such as deoxygenation and acidification, which are decimating ocean ecosystems and damaging the communities that rely on them. At the same time, the ocean is a source of measures to mitigate and adapt to climate change.

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Raising Climate Ambition through a “CIC”: Contingent International Contribution

July 17, 2019

Washington, D.C. Climate Advisers introduces the concept of a Contingent International Commitment (CIC), explains the benefits, and shows how countries could make use of CICs to enhance their emissions reduction targets and help bridge the “ambition gap” in the next round of updated Nationally Determined Contributions, due in 2020.

Join us for this webinar on July 29 at 11am from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device.

Please click here to register.

 

Companies Committed to Sustainable Palm Oil Production Have Substantively Stronger Equity Returns

May 31, 2019

Washington, D.C. Companies in the palm oil supply chain that have committed to sustainable production have experienced stronger equity returns versus its industry counterparts, according to a new report from Climate Advisers, a consultancy specializing in climate and financial risk in the land sector.

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Reactions to the Katowice Declaration on Forests for the Climate

December 12, 2018

Katowice, Poland. On December 12th, the Polish presidency of the 24th Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) will announce The Ministerial Katowice Declaration on Forests for the Climate. The declaration is expected to be endorsed by many developed and developing nations.

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