Raising business ambition for 1.5°C: setting a science-based target for the finance sector

Date: 10 June 2020
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am Europe/London
Location: Online

The UN Global Compact Network UK in partnership with the Carbon Trust are hosting a webinar for the finance sector on setting science-based targets on Wednesday, June 10 at 10:00 am BST.

This webinar will explore the business benefits of setting a science-based target in line with 1.5°, specifically looking at the opportunities and challenges of implementing a science-based target for the finance sector. The webinar will feature guidance from experts on setting science-based targets, practical tips on how to get started as well as information on methodologies and the Science Based Targets initiative key requirements. Participants of the webinar will also gain insights and learnings from a company who has already set science-based targets aligned with 1.5°C.


– Steve Kenzie, Executive Director, UN Global Compact Network UK

– Nick Harris, Account Director, Carbon Trust

– Nate Aden, Senior Fellow, WRI

– Company speaker, TBC