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Briefing for finance: Climate Action

‘Climate action failure’ is the world’s largest economic risk according the World Economic Forum. Climate change is already affecting us, and action is required now to meet the scale and urgency of the challenge. Organizations must stay ahead of the great risks they face and the opportunities to be found in the transition.

This briefings has been created to give you:

  1. The essential background information
  2. Actions that finance professionals can take
  3. Links to resources and further guidance



See the other briefings, on topics suchs as climate action and biodiversity.


The guides are designed to inspire the financial community to action by providing practical guidance, knowledge and case studies.


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