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co2

Can business address climate change effectively – and redefine itself in the process?

For this discussion during Climate Week NYC 2017, we’re bringing a cross sector of industry practitioners for a conversation on the world of carbon accounting and financing – and provoke a debate at the heart of this: Can business help take back our climate to be fit for life again? And how?
Thursday Sept 21 New York Times Building 620 8th Avenue Flanders House (44th floor) 6:00pm 8:00pm View Event
carbona

Carbon A List Presents: Reversapalooza - Manifesting Climate Solutions

This event will premier a short video that featured people around the world working on different climate change solutions answering four questions:1) what is the solution, 2) how does it manage carbon, 3) what additional benefits does it provide, and 4) what does success look like?
Thursday Sept 21 884 Pacific Street Brooklyn, NY 11238 6:30pm 1:00am View Event
statoil

The Energy Transition - We Mean Business and Statoil Breakfast

A multi-stakeholder roundtable to explore constructive contributions towards the needed energy transition for a lower carbon future from the perspective of industry, the public and citizens.
Thursday Sept 21 Instituto Cervantes, 211 E 49th St, New York, NY 10017 7:30am 8:30am View Event
bk

World-Changing Drinks and Networking

Join Brooklyn SolarWorks for an evening of world-changing drinks and networking on our rooftop deck. Meet with renewable energy advocates and community members pursuing the greater goal of sustainability in Brooklyn.
Thursday Sept 21 200 6th Street Brooklyn, NY 11215 6:00pm 10:00pm View Event
ngo

NGO Expo 2017 New York United States - Day 1

NGO Expo is a leading Global Event for NGOs, Non-profits, and Charities. The event provides an excellent platform for participants to raise funds and help organizations spark quality partnerships with Granters, Donors, Philanthropists and Corporate Foundations to take forward the agenda of social good.
Thursday Sept 21 1601 Executive Conference Center Broadway New York, NY 10019 8:00am 5:00pm View Event
GLEC

Global Logistics Emissions Council Open Meeting

Smart Freight Centre leads the Global Logistics Emission Council (GLEC) as a voluntary partnership of companies, green freight programs and industry associations working to support businesses to improve logistics efficiency and reduce emissions
Thursday Sept 21 UPS, 325 W Houston St, NY 10014 10:00am 5:00pm View Event
SBT

Deep Dive on Science-Based Target Setting

During Climate Week 2017 the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) will be hosting a training session on science-based target setting. Experts from the initiative will provide briefings to sustainability practitioners in companies and consultancy firms on key issues related to setting science-based greenhouse gas emission reduction targets.
Thursday Sept 21 New York Hilton Midtown Hotel 1335 6th Ave New York. NY 10019 4:00pm 7:00pm View Event
nyues

We'll Always Have Paris...Right?

The United States was a significant force in the adoption of the Paris Agreement under the Obama Administration, but now the Trump Administration has signaled its intent to withdraw. What does this mean for the full development of the Agreement? Will new international players step into the void potentially left by the US? Will we be able to achieve the objectives of the Paris Agreement without the US?
Thursday Sept 21 Vanderbilt Hall, Rm. 214 40 Washington Square South New York, NY 10012 6:00pm 7:30pm View Event
tfa

The Road to 2020: Accelerating Action to Remove Tropical Deforestation from Commodity Supply Chains

 By proposing a shared set of priorities, the Commodity and Forests Agenda 2020 aims to improve collaboration and coordination among stakeholders to address commodity-driven deforestation. 
dopper

The Marketplace of the Future

We see a time when all products in the market have people and the planet in mind. Disposable plastic will be a thing of the past, companies will have "give-back" programs built into their business models, materials will be consciously sourced, and end-of-life will be designed in mind. We're piloting this concept at our Marketplace of the Future, showcasing products and services that are better for people and the planet.
Friday Sept 22 601 W. 26th St New York, NY 10001 6:00pm 9:00pm View Event
ngo

NGO Expo 2017 New York United States - Day 2

NGO Expo is a leading Global Event for NGOs, Non-profits, and Charities. The event provides an excellent platform for participants to raise funds and help organizations spark quality partnerships with Granters, Donors, Philanthropists and Corporate Foundations to take forward the agenda of social good.
Friday Sept 22 1601 Executive Conference Center Broadway New York, NY 10019 8:00am 5:00pm View Event
GreenSchools

Towards Green School

Green School Initiative will invite educators and School Managers to lead towards Green School.
Friday Sept 22 601 W 26th St #325, New York, NY 10001, USA 2:00pm 4:00pm View Event
hawaii

UN Sustainable Development Goals & Global Human Rights

The UN Sustainable Development Goals & Global Human Rights
Forge Ideas for Innovation to Achieve Global Goals & Follow-Up Toward Implementation to Accomplish Sustainable Development Through an Innovative & Inclusive Human Rights Based Approach.
Friday Sept 22 Salvation Army 221 East 52nd Street New York , NY 10022 12:00pm 3:00pm View Event
fclt

The Current State of Corporate Disclosure on Long-term Risks

As acknowledged by Bank of England governor Mark Carney in his speech entitled 'Breaking the Tragedy of of the Horizon', capital markets currently lack the long-term focus needed to adequately address climate-related risks. To address this problem, the Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosure (TCFD) recommended companies and investors to report on their long-term climate strategy and perform 2°C scenario analysis.
Friday Sept 22 Rockefeller Brothers Fund 475 Riverside Drive, Suite 900 12:00pm 2:00pm View Event
hub

Climate Hub - Day 5

The Climate Hub is an internal discussion space between members and partners to develop strategies and plans more than anything else. It is also an open space to connect with various climate actors and it will host several events throughout Climate Week.
Friday Sept 22 Instituto Cervantes New York Auditorium 211 E 49th St New York, NY 9:00am 6:00pm View Event