10.03 CLIMATE CHANGE & GLOBAL WARMING

London Climate Change Partnership (LCCP)

Description

The London Climate Change Partnership, LCCP, is the centre for expertise on climate change adaptation and resilience to extreme weather in London.

We are driving forward awareness and action on climate change so that London is able to remain a great place to live, work, visit and do business. Read more »

Location

City Hall,
The Queens Walk,
London SE1 2AA
United Kingdom

Committee on Climate Change

Description

The Committee on Climate Change (the CCC) is an independent, statutory body established under the Climate Change Act 2008. Its purpose is to advise the UK Government and Devolved Administrations on emissions targets and report to Parliament on progress made in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and preparing for climate change.

In fulfilling this role its focus is to:

  • Provide independent advice to Government on setting and meeting carbon budgets and preparing for climate change;
  • Monitor progress in reducing emissions and achieving carbon budgets;
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Location

7 Holbein Place,
London SW1W 8NR
United Kingdom

10:10

Description

10:10 is not just something you support. It's something you do.

We’re on the way to a cleaner, cleverer, low-carbon world, and everyone deserves a chance to help build it.

10:10 creates these chances, and brings people together to make the most of them.

10:10ers work together to:

  • Celebrate the good stuff that’s already happening, and help it spread;
  • Save energy at home, at work and in our local area;
  • Light up our best-loved places with crowdfunded clean energy;
  • Convince people in power to tackle the stuff we don’t control.

Location

8 Delancey Passage, Camden Town,
London NW1 7NN
United Kingdom

Green Climate Fund

Description

The purpose of the Green Climate Fund is to make a significant and ambitious contribution to the global efforts towards attaining the goals set by the international community to combat climate change. Read more »

Location

Secretariat,
G-Tower, 175 Art Center-daero, Yeonsu-gu,
Incheon City
South Korea

CDP

Description

CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information.

CDP works to transform the way the world does business to prevent dangerous climate change and protect our natural resources. We see a world where capital is efficiently allocated to create long-term prosperity rather than short-term gain at the expense of our environment. Read more »

Location

40 Bowling Green Lane,
London EC1R 0NE
United Kingdom

Celestial Green Ventures

Description

Celestial Green Ventures develops and implements REDD+ forest conservation projects, within the Amazonia region of Brazil. By carrying out these avoided deforestation projects, the company is able to generate carbon benefits which also have a positive impact on the communities and biodiversity within the project areas.

Celestial Green Ventures is committed to making long-term environmental, socio-economic and ecosystem enhancements that are made possible by protecting and conserving vulnerable areas of rainforest that are at risk of deforestation. Read more »

Location

25-26 Merchant's Quay,
Dublin
Ireland

Climate Friendly

Description

Climate Friendly is a profit-for-purpose company, single-mindedly focused on helping organisations to gain business value from their sustainability programmes. Our bespoke sustainability programmes lead to a number of flow-on benefits for our customers including increased brand value, becoming an employer of choice, managing risk and retaining and acquiring business.

Location

Level 2, 9 Devonshire Square,
London EC2M 4YF
United Kingdom

UKCIP

Description

UKCIP supports adaptation to the unavoidable impacts of a changing climate. It works at the boundary between scientific research, policy making and adaptation practice, bringing together the organisations and people responsible for addressing the challenges climate change will bring.

UKCIP coordinates and influences research into adapting to climate change, and shares the outputs in ways that are useful to stakeholders. It encourages organisations to use its tools and information to help them consider their climate risks, and to plan to adapt. Read more »

Location

School of Geography and the Environment,
OUCE, South Parks Road,
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3QY
United Kingdom
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