Climate governance

HKIoD Organises Directors' Conference 2022 - "From Resilience to Sustainability"

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  • Directors' Conference 2022 held physically and online with 430 attendees in all.
  • In his closing speech, Mr Christopher Hui, GBS, JP, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury thanked the HKIoD for organizing this meaningful conference.
  • We should learn the true meaning of resilience and gain skills in implementing sustainability initiatives and engaging stakeholders in developing sustainable business practices in such VUCA times."

XJTLU Expert: EU and China keen to cooperate on climate governance

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Thursday, July 15, 2021

"China and EU have so far developed joint projects and synergies regarding climate change, pollution and the environment," Dr Fanoulis says.

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  • "China and EU have so far developed joint projects and synergies regarding climate change, pollution and the environment," Dr Fanoulis says.
  • "There are joint ministerial and high-level dialogues devoted to climate change and environmental issues within the framework of the EU-China strategic partnership.
  • "Both sides are keen on working together regarding global climate governance.
  • To this end, China and EU have agreed to jointly commit to the Paris Agreement on climate change."

CARBON DISCLOSURE PROJECT RANKS ABT AT ‘LEADERSHIP’ LEVEL FOR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT MITIGATION

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Monday, March 15, 2021

Rockville, Md., March 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability and climate governance by global environmental non-profit CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project.

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  • Rockville, Md., March 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Abt Associates has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability and climate governance by global environmental non-profit CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project.
  • As a trusted partner to governments around the globe that are trying to combat climate change and reduce emissions, its important that Abt lead by example, said Abt President and CEO Kathleen Flanagan.
  • By modelling responsibility for our carbon footprint, were enhancing our companys mission even as we do whats right for our business and our planet.
  • Abt is committed to the effective management of--and transparent accounting for--its environmental impact and risks.

Chevron Issues Update to Climate Report for Investors

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

The update supplements Climate Change Resilience: A Framework for Decision Making with new information on the companys governance framework and climate change related actions and investments.

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  • The update supplements Climate Change Resilience: A Framework for Decision Making with new information on the companys governance framework and climate change related actions and investments.
  • This update highlights work we are doing to address climate change risks to our business and new opportunities were pursuing.
  • In response to discussions with investors and other stakeholders, Chevron is providing more insight on climate change governance.
  • I am pleased that Chevron is providing this update to its previous reports on climate risks.