Working with businesses in Singapore to drive the transition to a net zero economy
With a growing global mandate under the Paris Agreement, the need for the corporate sector to change is critical.
WWF recognises that business and industry have a key role to play in reducing global greenhouse gas emissions, as well as implementing climate-smart technologies and innovations.
There are clear benefits for businesses to take immediate action on climate including:
Taking climate action simply makes good business sense.
WWF-Singapore is engaging with businesses to broaden corporate participation and take action on climate change throughout their supply chain. Our work with companies starts from supporting them on the sustainability journey and committing to take climate action. We eventually help them align with a 1.5°C world by achieving net-zero emissions by 2050.
We will bring the expertise from our global network on topics like the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), best energy practices, carbon markets and sustainable finance to help companies become the stewards of the green transition that is already swiftly unfolding in Asia.
Together, we demonstrate that climate action is vital, achievable, practical and compatible with corporate growth.
Supporting companies to set ambitious climate targets and provide guidance in achieving these targets. This includes support for
Strengthen and accelerate renewable energy development and increase energy efficiency
Develop capacity on growing carbon markets to ensure meaningful and strategic adoption for corporate decarbonisation