Nordic environmental impact platform Milkywire has raised over $5 million in 2023, from nine companies including Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) and Klarna, to support climate projects focussed on contributing to global net zero, beyond offsetting.
The UK High Court has granted Greenpeace permission to proceed with a Judicial Review of the Government’s decision to launch a new licensing oil and gas round, with fossil fuel companies submitting more than 100 licences to explore for new oil and gas.
Research released by the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) and Kantos found a lack of sustainability skills and knowledge is hampering the marketing profession from clearly and effectively communicating its strategies – resulting in a higher risk of greenwash.
Project development company Tradewater made their name by focusing on damaging greenhouse gases which fall between two stools, that of the Paris Agreement on climate change and the Montreal Protocol on ozone depleting substances.
There is a huge gap in the world’s plans to reach net zero by 2050, and failure to address it could prove a ticking time bomb – ozone depleting substances that aren’t covered by international climate change agreements.
The climate and sustainability crises have taught us about the interdependence between different spheres of action, from business impact on climate and biodiversity, policy impact on investment flows, climate on the food system and much, much more.