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News 5 ways businesses are turning up the heat on climate change

Businesses and investors are increasingly recognizing climate change as one of the top global risks. And so it is not surprising there were a record number of events during the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos to discuss the challenges and help advance the solutions.

Conversations in Davos covered a range of issues and 5 key areas emerged as priorities for climate action in 2017. These are the trends to watch. 

1- Increasing investment

 2- Phasing out fossil fuel subsidies

3- Standardizing corporate reporting on emissions and climate risk

4- Putting an effective price on carbon

5- Increasing collaboration


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News date 03/02/2017
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