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IPCC Report – Key Messages

                  IPCC – CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT 2013 KEY MESSAGES  1. Scientists are now 95% certain that humans are the dominant cause of global warming. The head of the UN WMO said “it is extremely likely that changes in our climate system in the past half century are due to human in
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UK BCSD in Scotland Annual Business Political Dinner

On Wednesday the 2nd of October in Edinburgh UKBCSD members and their guests heard keynote speeches from the Scottish Government‘s Minster for External Affairs and International Development Humza Yousaf,  and Farooq Ullal of the Stakeholder Forum.  Many synergies with the WBCSD Vision
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WBCSD launches online application to help companies apply its Measuring Impact Framework in practice

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has launched an online application aimed at providing a handy step-by-step tool for companies applying the Council’s Measuring Impact Framework. The development of the online application was spurred by a leap in demand for
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UK BCSD SSG Chairman Water Aid Appeal

UK BCSD Scottish Steering Group Chairman, Alan Hendry (Jacobs) is getting in fundraising for Water Aid on a sailing challenge on the Clyde with Jacobs during the 1st weekend of September. Last year they helped raise over £500. This went to a water well project that saved something lik
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UK BCSD Director to speak at Envirotech

David Symons, director of WSP Environment and Energy and UK BCSD will be speaking on the dedicated ‘smart cities’ panel at this years Envirotech & Clean Energy investor Summit of which UK BCSD is a partner in. The summit is returning to London for its 7th year on Octo
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Birmingham – Building a green City

As part of our work to support the City’s Green Vision Building a Green City, MEBC (or MEBC the Midlands Branch of UK BCSD) hosted the Natural Capital City workshop at this years BASE Birmingham Conference.  The Workshop, chaired by MEBC’s Pat Laughlin  a member of the Cit
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