CAPACITY BUILDING SESSION: “Making a business case of circular economy and environmental management systems for Jordanian companies”

Under WEC’s State Dept funded Environmental Governance project, in partnership with Jordan Engineers Association, Royal Scientific Society of Jordan, WEC kicks off its Virtual Training & Study Tour Panel 1 on November 9th, with Frank Werner, Director of WEC Europe & Associate Professor Weslynne Ashton making a business case of circular economy and environmental management […]

EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “How Companies are Addressing Labor and other Human Rights Risks in their Supply Chains”

As we start the 2020 decade to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, we can expect the proliferation of social and environmental regulations around the world. Today, financial institutions, from asset funds and stock markets to multilateral investment banks, are already demanding that companies meet higher social and environmental standards to reduce risks and improve their […]

EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Business Strategies to Implement the EU Farm to Fork Strategy”

More details to come. WEC Roundtable will discuss: • Strategies to accelerate the transition to regenerative agriculture• Deep dive on science and practices of sustainable agriculture in Europe• Review of existing European food sector sustainability initiatives This is an invitation only event. This event has passed - find event summary HERE.

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WEC-Ecolab EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “How to Achieve Net Positive Water”

Virtual Executive WEC Roundtable in collaboration with EcolabSecuring reliable supplies of water needed for the health and wellbeing of people, agriculture, industry, and nature will become a greater challenge in more parts of the world as climate change accelerates. Companies will face increasing demands from regulators, investors, customers, and shareholders to use water more efficiently […]

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WEC-Ecolab EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “How to Achieve Net Positive Water”

Virtual Executive WEC Roundtable in collaboration with EcolabSecuring reliable supplies of water needed for the health and wellbeing of people, agriculture, industry, and nature will become a greater challenge in more parts of the world as climate change accelerates. Companies will face increasing demands from regulators, investors, customers, and shareholders to use water more efficiently […]

WEC VIRTUAL WORKSHOP: “How can Business Collaborate to Achieve Meaningful Impact on Advancing SDGs?”

Join us to discuss business action on the Sustainable Development Goals. Since the adoption of the SDGs in 2015, the business community has underlined its support for them, understanding that not just government but all stakeholders together bear responsibility to reach them. Many companies have evaluated business opportunities associated with the Global Goals and have […]

EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Walking the Talk: Accelerating the transition to a sustainable food system and regenerative agriculture in accordance with the EU Farm-to-Fork Strategy”

The EU green deal’s far reaching implications for Europe’s food agribusinesses has been debated in a first Executive Roundtable in March 2021. It became clear that the general lines are well accepted among business partners. At the same time it became clear that business must lead the transition by incentivizing and supporting farmers and consumers. […]

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EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Decarbonizing Value Chains: The Built Environment”

WEC’s Executive Roundtable on Decarbonizing Value Chains: The Built Environment is the first of four events that will focus on Scope 3 emissions across major sources.  Globally, buildings account for 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions.  Fortunately, decades of experience with green buildings support a bold vision for net-zero buildings.  In the roundtable, senior business leaders and technical experts will discuss practical solutions to eliminate emissions from buildings in corporate value chains.  This virtual Executive Roundtable will be held under […]

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EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Decarbonizing Value Chains: The Built Environment”

WEC’s Executive Roundtable on Decarbonizing Value Chains: The Built Environment is the first of four events that will focus on Scope 3 emissions across major sources.  Globally, buildings account for 40 percent of greenhouse gas emissions.  Fortunately, decades of experience with green buildings support a bold vision for net-zero buildings.  In the roundtable, senior business leaders and technical experts will discuss practical solutions to eliminate emissions from buildings in corporate value chains.  This virtual Executive Roundtable will be held under […]