Into the Blue

Liesel van Ast Natural Capital Declaration Programme Manager, Global Canopy Programme     Water as a critical resource is virtually invisible to capital markets. Yet the landmark international climate-change agreement adopted in Paris in December 2015 invites financial institutions to provide information on how climate finance will incorporate “climate-proofing.”[1] The deal aims to strengthen the global response to climate change …

Columbia Water Center- Partnering with Industry- March 2015 | The JEI

The Columbia Water Center, headed by Upmanu Lall, hosts an event this Thursday March 12, 2015, bringing corporate and investment leaders together to help inform a research agenda regarding needed water infrastructure improvements in the United States. Topics will include addressing America’s major water challenges and opportunities, including climate risks, emerging technologies, urban water infrastructure, financial and legal instruments, and …