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Secretary-General Launches Caring for Climate Series

transformation (Copenhagen, 24 May 2009) - On the occasion of the World Business Summit on Climate Change in Copenhagen, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has launched the Caring for Climate Series, a collection of new research studies and reports by leading investment, academic and civil society organizations. The six reports offer a broad range of perspectives on the roles of business, investors and governments in tackling climate change. The following reports were introduced in Copenhagen:

 

About Caring for Climate

Caring for Climate provides a platform for companies committed to developing effective climate change policies, as well as a channel for the business community to contribute inputs and perspectives to key governmental deliberations. Since launching in July 2007, this joint UN Global Compact-UNEP initiative has emerged as the world’s largest and most diversified business engagement platform on climate, with approximately 400 corporate signatories in over 65 countries.

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Matthias Stausberg
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UN Global Compact
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