15Feb2019

Sustainable development in the workplace menu?

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.
  • 15 Feb, 2019
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14Feb2019

Proposal for the Finnish government programme 2019 by Climate Leadership Coalition

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.
  • 14 Feb, 2019
  • Unna Lehtipuu
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04Feb2019

YIT, Korkia and Ian Dunlop join Climate Leadership Coalition, Pertti Korhonen to chair the Advisory Board

The Climate Leadership Coalition (CLC) continues to grow and recently welcomed three new members. YIT, Korkia Group and Ian Dunlop, formerly a senior international oil, gas & coal executive, and Chair of the group which designed the first emissions trading system for Australia, all joined CLC on 29, January 2019. “Urban development and sustainable cities
  • 4 Feb, 2019
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08Jan2019

City of Pori, Atea Finland, Allen Hershkowitz and Juhani Eskola join Climate Leadership Coalition

The Climate Change Leadership Coalition (CLC), which develops business-led solutions for climate change, marked the start of the new year by welcoming four new members. The City of Pori, Atea Finland, Allen Hershkowitz, Chairman and Founding Director of Sport and Sustainability International and Professor Juhani Eskola, former Director General of Finland’s National Institute for Health
  • 8 Jan, 2019
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24Jan2019
24.01.2019 @ 09:00 - 11:00

ICT theme group meeting

Topics: blockchain and setting up the new theme group. Speaker: Timo Koskinen, CTO, IBM.
  • 24 Jan, 2019
  • Mikko Haataja
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20Dec2018

Christmas greetings from CLC

Dear CLC members, partners, and supporters, After a hectic year it is time to have some rest and enjoy Christmas. This year, the CLC held many meetings, actions and events in Finland, and our international presence and impact grew significantly. Here are some highlights. During the first quarter, we joined forces with the Nordic consortium,
  • 20 Dec, 2018
  • Unna Lehtipuu
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18Dec2018

Sports as a way of engaging and empowering citizens to climate actions

On 13 December, 2018 the Estonian Ministry of the Environment and the Climate Leadership Coalition in Finland hosted side event at the COP24 UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice. The event brought together representatives from governments and civil society organizations from around the world for discussions on the role of sport in engaging and empowering citizens
  • 18 Dec, 2018
  • Unna Lehtipuu
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  • CLC, COP24, Katowice, Sports,
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12Dec2018

Jorma Ollila’s speech at the FINNISH CLIMATE ACTION – More and faster event, 10 December 2018, Helsinki

Dear Prime Minister, ladies and gentlemen, We have today had the opportunity to hear about the many truly excellent solutions available to us in the fight against climate change. The Climate Leadership Coalition has contributed to some of these and the organization have also lent their support to some of the others we have been
  • 12 Dec, 2018
  • Svante Suominen
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05Dec2018

The strategic long-term vision by the European Commission enables ambitious climate targets

On 28 November 2018, the European Commission presented its strategic long-term vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate-neutral economy by 2050. The strategy opens a thorough debate involving European decision-makers and citizens at large as to how Europe should prepare itself towards a 2050 horizon and the subsequent submission of the European long-term Strategy
  • 5 Dec, 2018
  • kaisa.hernberg
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  • carbon neutral, EU, European Commission, strategic vision,
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05Dec2018

Sports as a way of engaging and empowering citizens to climate actions

Sports can have a major contribution to mitigating climate change by reducing its own carbon footprint, by impacting its supply chain and especially offer a way of engaging and empowering citizens to climate actions and introducing climate friendly ways of conduct. Climate Leadership Coalition (CLC) and Estonia jointly present a side event in the Katowice
  • 5 Dec, 2018
  • kaisa.hernberg
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  • COP 24, Sports, The Last Game, UN Climate Conference,
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29Nov2018

Businesses encourage climate negotiators to increase ambition

The UN climate conference (COP 24) begins in Katowice, Poland on Monday 4 December. Nordic businesses call for stricter goals and greater ambition from the negotiating parties. – Climate change mitigation creates significant business opportunities, because the decarbonization of industry, transport and energy production entails enormous investments and new innovations, says Jouni Keronen, Executive Director
  • 29 Nov, 2018
  • kaisa.hernberg
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  • climate negotiations, climate policy, COP 24, emission reduction targets, EU, UN,
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