Wednesday 21 April, 17:15 – 18:00 CEST (11:15 – 12:00 EDT)

Global Network meeting

The WBCSD’s Global Network is an alliance of more than 60 CEO-led business organizations worldwide. The Network, encompassing some 5,000 companies, is united by a shared commitment to provide business leadership for sustainable development in their respective countries and regions. This session will update Global Network partners on WBCSD’s strategic priorities and Program developments for 2021 and beyond, including the implications of Vision 2050 update and engagement opportunities for partners. The session will also offer an opportunity for exchange on learnings and best practice around regional implementation.

21 April, Day Three - Americas (repeat): All sessions and Overview agenda

18:15 – 19:00 CEST / Corporate investment in nature and Net-zero

Wednesday 21 April, 18:15 - 19:00 CEST (12:15 – 13:00 EDT) Corporate investment in nature and Net-zero Business is critical to catalyzing the investments in nature required to meet Paris Agreement targets whilst simultaneously transitioning to net-zero pathways...

19:15 – 20:00 CEST / Financing food system transformation

Wednesday 21 April, 19:15 - 20:00 CEST (13:15 – 14:00 EDT) Financing food system transformation We will not see food system transformation until the economics add up- when doing the right thing for business equates to doing the right thing for society. Fortunately,...

19:15 – 20:00 CEST / Circular Electronics Partnership

Wednesday 21 April, 19:15 - 20:00 CEST (13:15 – 14:00 EDT) Circular Electronics Partnership According to the Global E-waste Monitor 2017, in one year, a staggering 44.7 million metric tonnes of e-waste are generated. Of this total amount, 40 million tonnes of e-waste...

19:15 – 20:00 CEST / Implementing TCFD recommendations

Wednesday 21 April, 19:15 - 20:00 CEST (13:15 – 14:00 EDT) Implementing TCFD recommendations To bring climate risks and resilience into the heart of financial decision-making, climate disclosure must become comprehensive, climate risk management must be transformed,...