New IPCC Report: Implications for Business and Investors

The UN’s latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (“IPCC”) report which was released on August 9th, 2021, paints a worrisome picture of the state of our climate. The report warns that ‘without immediate, rapid and large-scale actions’, limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees will be out of reach. What does this mean for the private sector and what can it do to build climate resilience? In this article, the World Resources Institute, shares six key pointers for businesses and investors that are worth a read.