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To Advance Gender Equality, We Need to Tackle Climate Change

Empowering women to lead on climate solutions can unlock multiple business benefits.

Tackling climate change requires tackling gender inequality. On International Women’s Day last month, an article in Business Green quoted L’Oréal’s Chief Sustainability Officer Alexandra Palt as saying, “I do not think we will see any advances in gender equality if we do not succeed in mitigating the consequences of climate change on women’s lives.” As the effects of climate change continue to exacerbate poverty, inequality […]

Why Climate Resilience and Supply Chains Go Hand in Hand

We must fully recognize and understand how climate risk affects the people in our value chains.

According to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), 2017 was the third-warmest year on record, the U.S. experienced three of the top five costliest hurricanes in U.S. history that same year and the 20 warmest years on record have all occurred since 1995. Businesses already experience the negative impacts of climate change – from infrastructure […]