Are businesses really ready to cope with a hostile climate?

clock

PwC's Celine Herweijer warns that disaster-related costs are threatening to undermine economic growth prospects - it is time for businesses and governments to act

The UN's warning yesterday that "economic losses from disasters are out of control" is a sobering alarm call for a business world looking for growth and stability. The United Nations bi-annual Global...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Risk

Credit: iStock

Climate risk reporting rules comes into force for large UK pension schemes

Pensions regulator issues guidance, as TCFD reporting becomes mandatory for UK pensions schemes worth over £1bn

Cecilia Keating, Stephanie Baxter
clock 03 October 2022 • 3 min read
New climate risk methodology launched for asset owners and investors

New climate risk methodology launched for asset owners and investors

Tool designed to provide investors and companies with greater clarity on the climate resilience of physical infrastructure

Cecilia Keating
clock 03 October 2022 • 2 min read
Study: Global businesses improve disclosure on climate risks, but struggle to act on decarbonisation

Study: Global businesses improve disclosure on climate risks, but struggle to act on decarbonisation

Latest EY 'Global Climate Risk Barometer' shows companies are doing more to disclose climate risks but many are still failing deliver credible decarbonisation plans

clock 28 September 2022 • 5 min read