This is where we cherry pick the latest news and views on climate change and how its effects are already making waves in our economies, societies and daily lives. Tune into the fresh perspectives and opinions from both our own experts and other great movers and shakers on the climate scene and read uplifting stories from our climate protection projects across the world. Have an idea or topic you'd like to learn more about? Get in touch - our experts will have it covered!
In 2021, a band of South Pole experts travelled to the Alto Huayabamba project in Peru, where local communities champion the protection of over 50,000 hectares of biodiversity-rich forest. Learn how our regional teams on the ground ensure the quality of South Pole’s nature-based climate action projects.
Cet été, de nombreuses régions du monde ont connu des périodes de fortes chaleurs et de sécheresse, provoquant des dégâts importants pour les populations. Les données scientifiques mettent en évidence que le changement climatique augmente fortement l'occurrence d’événements climatiques extrêmes. Quels sont ces événements, à quelle échelle se produisent-ils, et quelles solutions les entreprises peuvent-elles mettre en place pour mitiger les conséquences de ce changement?
Data collection is a crucial part of a company’s climate journey. Nonetheless, it can be challenging and time-consuming to get it right. Sonya Samson and Matt Sprague, our experts in the Climate Strategies team, share their suggestions for transforming your data collection process from burden into opportunity.
It’s no secret that sustainability is the best choice ethically. Yet as an ecommerce business owner, you may not realise that it’s also the best choice practically – a sure-fire way to engage your customers, improve brand loyalty and grow your business. If you need convincing, look no further than Asia-Pacific.
To demonstrate maximum climate action, companies are reducing their own emissions in line with science while also compensating for the impact of their unavoidable emissions. Carbon credits are the preferred solution for this, and have become an essential part of a holistic climate strategy.
OVO Energy and South Pole break new ground on carbon avoidance in the energy sector.
What is holding the private sector back from investing into nature based solutions? In short – financially viable projects. A new report developed by South Pole together with WWF investigated the key success factors in developing bankable NbS to highlight the growing opportunity of NbSs as investable propositions.
Geschäftsführer*in Zürich spoke with South Pole's CEO Renat Heuberger about South Pole's vision of climate action for all
Tackling the plastic crisis effectively means we all have to better understand our own plastic footprint. South Pole’s plastic stewardship journey allows companies to measure their plastic usage, understand how much of it ends up in the environment, and take steps to reduce their footprint, before mitigating the unavoidable waste.
If we're to tackle the plastic crisis, we need to better understand our plastic footprint. South Pole's experts guide companies on how to measure their plastic usage, understand how much of it ends up in the environment and how to minimise their footprint, saving money while protecting the planet.