Impact of climate change on health is ‘the major threat of 21st century’. Climate-related risks are wide-ranging, persist throughout value chains, and can be expected to pose severe financial threats to companies worldwide. At the same time, climate change affects each and every human around the globe, with profound and potentially lasting implications that could undermine decades of progress in public health. This section discusses why businesses should care, it's implications for economic growth and why it's imperative to support society in adapting to the health impacts associated with changing climate.
In this free session, the Great British Entrepreneur Awards speaks with leading social entrepreneur and passionate changemaker, Mel Young MBE to discuss the role of social entrepreneurs and how to create social good with a purpose-driven business.
A new Energy ‘Catalyst’ fund to support innovative UK companies to develop their early stage innovations into commercial successes has been launched today (Thursday) with news of an initial £25m round of funding.
These awards have been launched to recognise and champion the incredible steps taken by many employers, service providers and individuals in response to our global wellbeing crisis.