Resilient business strategies in a time of crisis and beyond

April 20, 2020 by  
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A roadmap to recovery based on sustainability principles includes applying futures thinking and embracing diverse perspectives.

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Business lessons from phase 1 of the COVID-19 pandemic

March 18, 2020 by  
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We are only in phase one of a pandemic that has changed the rhythm of daily life like no other recent event. Here are five lessons to guide us through these turbulent times and the uncertainties which lie ahead.

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Elevated climate-related risks spur new approaches to doing business

March 16, 2020 by  
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Researchers from University of Cambridge found that climate change could add around 20 percent to the global cost of extreme weather events by 2040. They are urging businesses to evaluate their own exposures to the growing risk to improve their resilience and sustainability.

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How to build a flood resilient future

March 14, 2020 by  
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A new book shows how we can adapt the built and natural environment to be more flood resilient in the face of climate change.

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Edwin Anderson of Oliver Wyman on how risk is changing in a time of climate crisis

March 4, 2020 by  
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A about four to five years ago management consulting firm Oliver Wyman looked at the largest emerging risks facing companies and climate was a standout. From there, the firm began to work on, including its collaboration with the U.N. Environment Program Finance Initiative, to better manage and understand those risks, says Edwin Anderson, partner at Oliver Wyman.

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4 conversations we should have about energy resilience

February 28, 2020 by  
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The technology is ready, but financing and overly complicated regulations are getting in the way.

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How this startup uses data to facilitate resilience in the face of deep climate uncertainty

February 28, 2020 by  
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A Q&A with Geospiza cofounder Sarah Tuneberg about the innovative risk assessment platform and its commitment to driving resilience for communities, enterprises and the globe.

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How can we adapt to climate change? This online hub has answers

January 17, 2020 by  
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A database of practical tools, case studies, state and regional action plans, and other resources offers lessons on building resiliency.

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Black farmers embrace and implement solutions for climate resiliency

January 8, 2020 by  
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“Our duty as earthkeepers is to call the exiled carbon back into the land and to bring the soil life home,” said Larisa Jacobson, co-director of Soul Fire Farm.

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After a rough 2019, farmers and congress discuss agriculture’s role as a climate solution

January 8, 2020 by  
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The Midwest floods revealed another benefit of sustainable agriculture: fields that had been farmed with conservation practices recovered faster.

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