24 September 2014
New York Stock Exchange
High-level discussion organised in partnership with CDP, Ceres, CDSB, PRI, IIGCC and UNEP Financial Inquiry.
Event for regulators, lawyers, capital market specialists interested in climate risk. The discussion has been supported by the release of an internal detailed study looking at current practice, prepared by CDP, CEREs and Carbon Tracker. CDSB presented an outline of best practice for climate risk disclosures for discussion.
The roundtable has been chaired by Timothy E Wirth, Vice Chairman of the Board of the United Nations Foundation.
As a result of this discussion, the report “Recognising Risk, Perpetuating Uncertainty. A baseline survey on climate risk disclosures by fossil fuel companies” has been published in October 2014.