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The Economist: Climate Risk Asia Week

Webinar

 

Date and Time

Monday November 30-Friday December 4, 2020
10:00 am-5:00 pm Singapore Time


Location

Webinar


Topics

#Climate Change


COVID-19 has provided a crash course in resilience for businesses the world over. Has it prepared organizations for the disruptive challenges that must be managed if the world is to avoid a foreseeable catastrophe in the form of climate change? 

The Economist Events Climate Risk Asia Week, a virtual event, will bring together policymakers, business leaders, investors, insurers and scientists to discuss how organizations are measuring, managing, and mitigating the threat of climate change.

BSR members can enjoy a discount of 20 percent with the code BSR20. Please register here

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