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The ‘no regrets’ actions businesses can take to act now on biodiversity

Published on January 09, 2023
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Date of publication: December 30, 2022

Published In: Business Green

The ‘no regrets’ actions businesses can take to act now on biodiversity

The Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework agreed by delegates from across the world at COP15 is historic. This is the beginning of action on reversing the decline of biodiversity and making it mandatory for all large businesses and financial institutions to assess and disclose their impacts and dependencies on biodiversity by 2030. With more time needed for countries to implement these agreements, RSK Chief Sustainability Officer Dr Stephanie Wray urges business leaders to take bold action right now, rather than wait for regulation to come into effect.

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Stephanie Wray

Chief Sustainability Officer of RSK Group and Managing Director of Nature Positive

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Steph is an expert in sustainability and environmental, social and governance (ESG), as well as the managing director of RSK company Nature Positive that specialises in supporting companies to make the transition to a net-zero and biodiversity-positive operating model. She is chair of The Mammal Society, a UK-based charity promoting science-backed conservation, and is a past president of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management.

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