Businesses must collaborate to strengthen resilience against worsening climate impacts

clock • 2 min read

The most effective resilience strategies harness the collective skills of both the private and public sectors, writes AECOM's Robert Spencer

The recent IPCC report sends the clearest message yet on the need for urgent action if we are to avert the worst impacts of climate change. But we also know much more since the panel's previous assessment...

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
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Risk

Credit: iStock

'We must de-Putinise the world's economy': Government touts plans to accelerate green trade drive

International Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan argues green trade has critical role to play in enhancing energy security and delivering on net zero goals

James Murray
clock 18 May 2022 • 4 min read
'Scary numbers': As climate losses mount, how should insurers contend with the existential threat facing the industry?

'Scary numbers': As climate losses mount, how should insurers contend with the existential threat facing the industry?

Property insurers already count the mounting costs of climate damage in the hundreds of billions, and must take a more active role in combatting the risks, an industry-backed report argues

Michael Holder
clock 18 May 2022 • 8 min read
The Living Lab: More than 1,000 households open their doors to real-world clean tech testing project

The Living Lab: More than 1,000 households open their doors to real-world clean tech testing project

Energy Systems Catapult hails milestone for programme that promises to hlpe optimise the design of green products and services

clock 18 May 2022 • 2 min read