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Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Crowd-sourcing of sustainable business opportunities open now: Submit your ideas!

Digital innovation stream will help map the world’s biggest opportunities out of global risks  Great ideas come from all walks of life, which is why the Global Opportunity Network is launching a crowd-sourced, digital innovation stream to help ...

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Solving “Wicked Problems” – the road to a better world?

Solving “Wicked Problems” – the road to a better world?

What makes a problem “wicked” rather than just daunting, formidable or really, really tough? Wicked problems are ones in which we operate with incomplete or contradictory and rapidly-changing information with a large number of stakeholders and wi ...

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The World just Moved: 4 transformative governance shifts emerging from COP21

The World just Moved: 4 transformative governance shifts emerging from COP21

The climate agreement at COP21 in Paris has generated quite a bit of heat. Scientists and researchers are squabbling over the feasibility of achieving the sub-2 °C target, while others are dismissive of the commitments made by countries via their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) and of their political will to act. ...

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Staying cool – Caring for Climate

Staying cool – Caring for Climate

COP21 in Paris is underway with the anticipation of reaching a global agreement on climate change. The outcome will change the operating environment for the corporate sector and their involvement in the process is crucial for delivering results. ...

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Accelerating sustainable change

Accelerating sustainable change

I believe leadership and collaborative technology innovation will play a key role in addressing the most pressing challenges facing global society. This in turn will help us accelerate sustainable change. By Remi Eriksen, Group President and CEO of DNV GL. ...

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Too big to fail... and 10 things business should do to save the planet

Too big to fail... and 10 things business should do to save the planet

Yesterday, an intense two weeks was kicked-off in Paris as world leaders meet at COP21 to start negotiating a new global climate deal. The mood is positive; an agreement will be reached. But whether targets will be sufficiently ambitious to avoid da ...

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Can the business sector slash Norway’s emissions by 40% within 15 years?

Can the business sector slash Norway’s emissions by 40% within 15 years?

Earlier this year, Norway announced an ambitious target to reduce its emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030. Now, DNV GL has joined a coalition of Norwegian businesses voluntarily stepping up to help reach the goal. Norway can set the global benc ...

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Time to make a step change

Time to make a step change

A strategy for change calls for a clear vision of the future we would like to see unfold, and a roadmap for how we can get there. On both the global and national levels, what we need is a strategy to enable large-scale systems to adapt to a new rege ...

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Driving the European Climate Change Debate

Driving the European Climate Change Debate

By DNV GL's Asun Lera St. Clair, Senior Principal Specialist Low Carbon Future; Bente Pretlove, Programme Director Climate Change; and Bjørn K. Haugland, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer. A resilient, sustainable future ...

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Bjørn K Haugland: the man behind the message

Bjørn K Haugland: the man behind the message

Bjørn K. Haugland, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer at DNV GL has been named among Sustainly’s 2015 ‘Sustainerati’: the key voices on Twitter driving the debate around sustainability news and opinion. Bjørn first bega ...

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