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Business Functions: Finance
If your sustainability strategy is weak, don’t be surprised if your firm has to jump through hoops to secure funds. A strong strategy breaks down barriers.
By the nature of its business, Canadian insurer, The Co-operators, is acutely aware of climate change impacts. Here’s how it helps communities prepare.
Accountants are more than bean counters. At Horizon Utilities, they are leaders on climate change adaptation.
Accountants play a core role in climate change adaptation. They provide analysis to underpin key decisions, adding substance to sustainability discussions.
Poverty alleviation is increasingly about investing “patient” capital in promising individuals with powerful ideas. And, it’s tied to economic growth.
Environmentally risky firms must pay higher interest rates to banks and higher returns to shareholders
At TransLink, finance is responsible for sustainability. Sustainability efforts such as climate change adaptation are embedded throughout the organization.
Learn how Frontiers North Adventures, a Canadian travel company, identified the risks and looked for opportunities in the face of climate change.
This Canadian travel company has a two-part climate change adaptation strategy: (1) operational optimization and (2) identification of future opportunities.