On 21/22 November, the first World Forum on Natural Capital 2013 takes place in Edinburgh.
'Biodiversity in Good Company' is one of the partners of "Unternehmen Biologische Vielfalt 2020". Since summer 2013, it has been acting as the coordinating office.
In April 2013, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited, a member of the Initiative, started to provide Sanden Corporation with a product named "Environmental Rating Loans with the Evaluation of natural Capital Preservation", the finance based on the evaluation of the borrower’s activities to help the preservation of natural capital as criteria.
Member companies of the Initiative 'Biodiversity in Good Company' undertake actions to mark the International Day for Biological Diversity on May 22nd, 2013 and to protect biodiversity. Read more about their activities here:
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ForestFinance develops sustainable reforestation projects in Asia, Germany and Central America, promoting biodiversity around the world. On the occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity, the company implements additional activities, supporting species protection at the project locations in Panama, Colombia and Germany.
Aleph Inc. has set up “Biodiversity conservation weeks in Ecorin Village” between 18th of May to 2nd of June.
On 22 May 2013 Spain established a Business and Biodiversity Initiative, which was constituted along the lines of the 'Biodiversity in Good Company' Initiative.
The UN declared March 21 as the International Day of Forests. Today, May 22, is the UN Day of Biodiversity. Between these dates, UPM has organized tree planting events together with its stakeholders all over the world.
Fujitsu addresses biodiversity challenges with the help of a quantitative assessment method.
The CBD Secretariat announced date and theme of the 12th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 12). The conference will take place from 6 to 17 October 2014 in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea.