Interesting Observations The scale of climate change is global and the impetus for green, sustainable energy thus becomes a global effort.
What is the World doing? Multilateral Environmental Agreements Reduce pollutants in the environment Enforce responsible use of resources Increase global commitment to these causes Developing sustainable and green energy Bio-fuels, substitutes to fossil fuels Harness energy from the elements
Takeaway Messages “How effectively business leaders can sustain emphasis on this next driver of change and tap creative potential of people to develop technologies, business models and above all passion for inclusive development of societies will determine, not only the future of their own companies but also our planet. ”
Takeaway Messages Climate change is a global threat and it requires global initiatives. Firms should make CSR a part of their business models and play a role in this effort. 3 R’s - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Personal Rating 6.7/10
Issues for Discussion For firms and businesses, is the environment a greater concern than profits? Do third-world countries really participate in the global initiative of saving the environment?