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In pictures: The Global Opportunity Report launch

In pictures: The Global Opportunity Report launch

The Global Opportunity Report 2016 launch in Oslo on Tuesday 26 January was a great success. Participants left the event saying they were inspired and motivated to go out and start turning risks into opportunities. Thanks to all the sustainability thought leaders who attended the launch, and shared the report among their networks. You can explore the report here. In the meantime, here are some pictures from the launch event (credit: DNV GL / Nina Rangoy).
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Global Opportunity Report 2016: Let’s get youth into work

Global Opportunity Report 2016: Let’s get youth into work

The Global Opportunity Report 2016 will be launched on January 26th at the DNV GL Oslo headquarters. In developing the report, we surveyed thousands to discover the most pressing global risk facing society. Respondents ranked unemployment as the greatest concern. In the coming report, we will address this risk and turn it into opportunities and solutions for getting youth into work. ...

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Survey: How relevant are the Sustainable Development Goals for DNV GL and our people?

Survey: How relevant are the Sustainable Development Goals for DNV GL and our people?

It has been a big year for global sustainability. In September we saw the United Nations’ adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Many of the SDGs, such as Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation, Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy, Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities, and especially Goal 13: Climate Action, are relevant to the COP21 climate discussions underway this week in Paris.

In a recent survey across DNV GL business areas and regions, we find that the majority of the 200 respondents think the SDGs are relevant for their everyday work and for DNV GL, and that DNV GL should engage actively in the fulfilment of the SDGs. ...

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From risk to opportunity in the blink of an eye

From risk to opportunity in the blink of an eye

The future outlook is not what it used to be. Natural systems can no longer cope with the waste from an economy built on linear consumption. Yet we live in a moment in time where we have a unique opportunity to change things for the better. In fact w ...

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Keeping the lights on in a warming world

This post is the second in our Climate Change Adaptation series. Ensuring the resilience of power grids during extreme events--whether those occurring now or those that are influenced by future climate change--is much on the mind of legislators, r ...

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