Tag: Material climate risk

El Niño provides an opportunity to assess climate change preparedness

Guest Post By Lee Webb This year’s extraordinarily strong El Niño is a good opportunity for organizations to take stock of their climate preparedness. Appreciating just what El Niños are and how they affect local and global weather, will help show how they are connected to climate change preparedness. El Niños are periodic reversals of […]

Climate Change is Transforming the Financial Landscape through Disclosure, Divestment and Duty

Climate Change is Transforming the Financial Landscape through Disclosure, Divestment and Duty

The Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, recently delivered a stark warning detailing the various risks global markets and the financial community face as a result of a changing climate. He called climate change the “tragedy of the horizon”. Climate change increases physical, regulatory, reputation and litigation risks in a timeframe that may be longer than our […]