The warfare in Ukraine comes on prime of a deluge of unprecedented international occasions that threaten to flip again progress on the UN Sustainable Improvement Targets (SDGs) and undermine the well-being of individuals and international locations around the globe.
As we method the fiftieth anniversary of the 1972 UN Convention on the Human Atmosphere (Stockholm+50), it’s becoming to rally the worldwide sustainability group to come back collectively to share, dialogue, and catalyze extra motion to get us again on observe for the world we all know is attainable, and supply concrete assist to individuals in our group who’ve been devastated by the warfare in Ukraine.
CSR Ukraine, CSR Europe and GlobeScan are planning a world dialogue. This might be a follow-the-sun, around-the-world occasion: a 24-hour steady, on-line webinar, with 24 completely different panels and matters exploring the way forward for sustainable growth and roles of enterprise, civil society and governments. The occasion will even elevate important monetary assist for native NGOs in Ukraine which have been devastated by the warfare.
As a part of the web-a-thon, GreenBiz Transportation Analyst Vartan Badalian might be moderating a 1-hour webinar, “EV Charging: Is the EV Transition in Jeopardy?,” on June 21 from 5:00-6:00 pm EST. The electrical car (EV) business is rising, with passenger EVs representing nearly 10 % of auto gross sales globally in comparison with simply 2.9 % again in 2019. Nevertheless, is charging infrastructure scaling appropriately and equitably to satisfy the wants of recent EV drivers?