Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC), European Forest Institute (EFI)
On 21 March 2019 (3:00 PM CET), Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) and European Forest Institute (EFI) are holding a webinar on "Forests: Solutions and perspectives to fight climate change."
The Supply Chain Solutions Center is a digital hub for sustainability resources, best practices, thought leadership and news – filtered to help businesses bring sustainability to every node of their consumer packaged goods supply chain. The library currently focuses on six areas: agriculture, energy, chemicals, waste, forests and freight.
World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Social & Human Capital Coalition
The Social Capital Protocol aims to help companies understand their relationship with society and how to make decisions in a way that will enhance the stock of social capital for the benefit of society and business. The Protocol sets out a consistent process for business to measure and value both social capital impacts (the positive and negative effects business has on society) and social capital dependencies (the human and social resources and relationships that businesses rely on in order to create and sustain value).
Starting on 19 February 2019, +Acumen is offering a six-week course on "Designing for Environmental Sustainability and Social Impact." The course is designed for social innovators who want to develop entrepreneurial solutions for environmental conservation and poverty reduction. The course will explore challenges like deforestation, overfishing, waste management, and agriculture, where the environment and livelihoods are sometimes at odds. This is a hands-on, project-based course that consists of weekly readings, videos, and workshops.
CGIAR, University of Oxford’s Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment (SSEE)
On 12 February 2019, the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) and the Environmental Change Institute – University of Oxford are holding a webinar on "Enhancing food system resilience: What roles can forests, trees and agroforestry play? What are the research perspectives?"
Department of Forestry Forest Carbon and Climate Michigan State University
On 9 January 2019 3:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Department of Forestry Forest Carbon and Climate Michigan State University is hosting a webinar on "Forest-Climate Working Group 2018-19 Learning Exchange Series".