Davos: 320 global organisations to adopt green financial disclosures

More than 320 organisations globally commit to adopting nature-related financial disclosures, following the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures recommendations

‘Different materials could see cement emissions drop by 40%’

Cement is to blame for 7% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions

Cold-blooded animals under threat from climate change

Heat will see these animals need more food, leading to starvation and a reduced ability to find a mate and reproduce, the WEF has found

UN: ‘Nature-based funding must triple by 2030’

To achieve net zero, a new report stresses nature-based spending must quadruple by 2050

‘G20 must increase nature-based investments by 140%’

A new report by UNEP and WEF claims this is essential for climate targets to be met by 2050

Climate change takes top spot for global expert worries

It replaces the pandemic following COP26 in November

2.5bn trees to be grown, restored or conserved by 2030

A new platform has been launched by the World Economic Forum, which will see more than 20 companies from 50 different countries help restore and protect forestry

The path to a greener future begins in our cities

By Schneider Electric’s Philippe Delorme and the World Economic Forum’s Jeff Merritt