Knowledge Building Series – Climate Change Risk

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 | 9am-1pm | $250

Paia’s Knowledge Building Series are capacity building courses that focus on some of the high-risk topics identified by the World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2017. The WEF Report identifies a cluster of interconnected environment-related risks – including extreme weather events, climate change and water crises, which have consistently featured among the top-ranked global risks for the past seven editions of The Global Risks Report. This course focuses on climate change and the risk it poses to your organisation’s continued business model.

Climate Change is listed as number two in the Top 5 Trends that Determine Global Developments and early 2016 also saw positive empirical evidence that the transition to a low-carbon economy is underway.

Bloomberg New Energy Finance reported that global investment in renewable energy capacity in 2015 was US$266 billion, more than double the allocations to new coal and gas capacity