At CLC we are very interested to hear, what our members think of our activities. In March we conducted our annual member survey to get input and feedback on how to improve further. Of the various activities we offer, theme groups and events are most valued by members. Setting joint climate goals and raising climate... Continue Reading →
Companies can play a crucial role in the fight against climate change. Helping companies and organisations improve their climate leadership is an important part of CLC’s mission. Our annual spring meeting focused on three key tools for systematic climate strategy, business development and reporting: TCFD, science-based targets and carbon handprint. They were presented through cases... Continue Reading →
As climate change accelerates and its impacts strengthen, actions within all sectors need to be fast tracked. This proposal supplements our former proposal regarding the development of carbon sinks, in which we have already noted: “Sufficiently strong market-based incentives are not in place to attract the development of new carbon sinks and material substitutions. In... Continue Reading →
The Climate Leadership Coalition, the Bioenergy Association of Finland, the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) and the Central Association of Chimney Sweeps organised a campaign and innovation competition to find scalable black carbon reduction solutions during 2018-2019. The competition searched for solutions that will decrease and eliminate black carbon emissions in domestic burning and industrial processes and are can be applied also internationally.
Sitra will host the 3rd World Circular Economy Forum in Helsinki on 3-5 June 2019. The WCEF2019 will bring together around 2,000 key circular economy thinkers and doers from around the world.
On the eve of the Future of Europe Summit, CEOs from more than 50 businesses, investors and business networks, including Unilever, IKEA and DSM, are calling on the EU to endorse a long-term decarbonisation strategy to achieve climate neutrality by 2050.
Workplaces play a significant role in shaping up daily routines. Personnel benefits and company policies to do with things such as travel, transport and meals can influence our daily choices in a major way.
On Wednesday 6 February, CLC and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra organised an event Workplace Menu on Sustainable Workplaces related to workplace climate activities. The keynote speaker in the event was Dr. Vanessa Timmer, the Executive Director of One Earth, a Vancouver, Canada-based environmental ‘think and do tank’ creating and imagining sustainable ways of living. Vanessa is also... Continue Reading →
According to the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), global warming must be limited to 1.5 degrees as higher warming would cause irreversible damage across a number of areas, including global food production. Now is the time to ramp up action: progress must be made during the course of the next government’s term in office.... Continue Reading →