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Climate Action Peer Learning Group

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In the dynamic landscape of sustainability, where consumer and shareholder expectations are ever-evolving, professionals in the field often seek meaningful connections with peers to exchange insights and strategies. The UN Global Compact's Peer Learning Groups provide an invaluable forum for companies to discuss best practices and address pressing sustainability challenges, all while fostering unique networking opportunities.

For 2024, the UN Global Compact Network Canada is honing in on climate action, recognizing the urgency and importance of this issue in today's world. By participating in our Peer Learning Groups, sustainability professionals will not only engage in vital dialogue but also gain momentum in advancing their organization's climate initiatives, moving forward faster together in a collective pursuit of impactful change.

What You Will Experience:

Participate in facilitated sessions, access curated resources, and engage in meaningful group discussions. Our programme offers a unique environment for sharing best practices and tackling sustainability challenges with peers. In 2024, we'll delve into the steps of taking climate action at an organizational level, providing a focused and impactful learning journey.

What You Will Gain:

  • Engage in courageous conversations on climate challenges.
  • Become part of a supportive community tackling similar sustainability pressures.
  • Acquire actionable knowledge and inspiration to enhance your organization's climate initiatives.

Who Can Participate:

Senior and operations-level sustainability staff from Canadian Participants of the UN Global Compact are welcome. If you're looking to workshop challenges, learn from peers, and share best practices, this programme is for you.

Timeline:

The programme includes five online sessions, 1.5 hours each, hosted on a bi-weekly schedule during the following weeks. Note that the exact day of each session is subject to confirmation closer to the programme’s start:

  • Week of 07 October 2024
  • Week of 21 October 2024
  • Week of 04 November 2024
  • Week of 18 November 2024
  • Week of 02 December 2024

Deadline to Apply:

Join this transformative journey by applying before the start of the programme in October 2024. Secure your spot in a community dedicated to advancing climate action.

Deadline to apply: 20 September 2024

Registration:

Open to participating companies of the UN Global Compact, the Peer Learning Groups provide an invaluable opportunity to be at the forefront of climate solutions, collaborating with like-minded professionals. 

Large multinational companies fees: CA$ 750 + tax 

Small and medium entreprises fees: CA$375 + tax

By participating, you're not just learning – you're contributing to a global movement towards ambitious climate action. Join us to move forward, faster towards a more sustainable future.

If you have any questions, please reach out to our Environment and Climate Sustainability Lead, August Wichert (he/him) at august@unglobalcompact.ca.

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