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Past Event | Building Resilience and Adapting to Climate Risks

Our sincere thank you to the speakers Jérôme Bos, Senior Advisor Business Development at AXA Climate; Derek Wu, Lead Consultant at AXA Climate and Sébastien Dufour, Environment Transformation Manager at Schneider Electric for a great session.

They shared about challenges to climate adaptation faced by companies today; how can climate analysis be translated into actionable practices for strategic decision-making and mitigation. They also presented a useful tool to upskill and engage employees in their organisations to succeed in the sustainable transition.

Key takeaways from this session:    

  • Emergency to act and protect: In the future, only private and public actors committed to sustainable transitions will be insurable
  • Losses due to climate disasters increased almost threefold vs 2000
  • Regulators & investors are pushing for more mitigation and adaptation
  • Climate is a science and a lot can be done without delay to protect and adapt
  • How to adapt to climate risks and build resilience ?
    • Assess your physical risks and select your priority
    • Include your supply chain, customers and suppliers
    • Be very selective in your priority
    • Focus on action
    • Implement a simple but efficient governance
  • Upskill and engage all employees to succeed in the sustainable transition

This event is kindly sponsored by our Committee Partner ENGIE.

For more information about the Sustainable Business Committee, please contact Emily Jiang ejiang(@)fccsingapore.com

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