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Responsible public policy

Many companies have significant influence over national and international policymaking on climate change - and this will extend to government positions at the December 2015 UN climate change conference in Paris.  The challenge is that this is conducted responsibly: with companies advocating strong action by governments on climate change rather than lobbying against it - either directly, or indirectly through business associations.

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29 September 2015

93 companies sign letter committing to address environmental & societal challenges of climate change

Author: Paul Polman, Unilever & John Bryant, Kellogg Company (on behalf of 93 company signatories)

"The Case for Business Action on Climate Change", 24 Sep 2015...

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5 October 2015

Food companies pledge to accelerate business action on climate change & call on govt. to do the same

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5 October 2015

Investigation raises concerns about ExxonMobil blocking climate action despite knowledge about environmental & social impacts of climate change

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20 October 2015

USA: White House announces 81 companies support "a strong outcome" for Paris climate negotiations

Author: Demetri Sevastopulo & Barney Jopson, Financial Times (UK)

"Global companies sign White House pledge on climate change action", 19 Oct 2015...

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21 October 2015

Video: What is the most important thing business can do for climate justice?

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23 October 2015
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Author: AFP

« Climat: Obama veut davantage de soutien des entreprises aux Etats-Unis », 19 octobre 2015...

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26 October 2015

BHP Billiton executives answer questions about climate change, impacts on indigenous peoples & environment at Annual General Meeting

Author: Business Spectator (Australia)

"BHP Billiton chiefs grilled over climate", 23 Oct 2015...

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4 November 2015

USA: Former Vice President Al Gore joins calls for formal investigation into ExxonMobil's alleged climate change denial

Author: Leslie Picker, New York Times (USA)

"Gore Calls for Exxon Mobil Inquiry on Climate Change", 3 Nov 2015...

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6 November 2015
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Author: Stéphane Lauer, Le Monde (France)

« La justice américaine demande des comptes à ExxonMobil sur le réchauffement climatique », 6 novembre 2015...

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6 November 2015

USA: New York attorney general demands documents from ExxonMobil & Peabody Energy in investigation over misleading public about climate change

Author: Suzanne Goldenberg, Guardian (UK)

"ExxonMobil under investigation over claims it lied about climate change risks", 5 Nov 2015...

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