EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Time to Set a Price on Carbon

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Time to Set a Price on Carbon

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 12:30pm

CAMPAIGN: Caring for Climate

CONTENT: Article

By Georg Kell, Reuters, 19 November 2013

In this op-ed for Reuters, UN Global Compact Executive Director Georg Kell makes the business case for setting a price on carbon and why many businesses are already taking preemptive action on climate change.

Read the full article on Reuters.

About the UN Global Compact

The United Nations Global Compact is a call to companies everywhere to voluntarily align their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and to take action in support of UN goals and issues. The UN Global Compact is a leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible corporate policies and practices. Launched in 2000, it is the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative, with over 12,000 signatories from business and key stakeholder groups based in 145 countries. www.unglobalcompact.org



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