NEDonBoard in 2019: Thank you to our community of NEDs and board members

By Liv Noble

As the end of 2019 approaches, this is a time to reflect on what NEDonBoard has accomplished with its members and the community of NEDs and board members. Resources NEDonBoard has enriched its platform with more exclusive content for its members. The NEDonBoard platform is unique in that it is truly independent and is made by board members for board members. In 2019, we brought to our community content on the responsibilities of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee and on the Wates Corporate Governance Principles for Large Private Companies. Over the year, we have also added exclusive (more…) …read more

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Incorporating climate change into boards’ agenda

By Rachel / Suzanne

In May 2019, MPs approved a motion to declare an environment and climate emergency. In November 2019, the European Parliament approved a resolution declaring a climate and environmental emergency in Europe and globally. The statement came a few days before the opening of the UN COP25 Climate Change Conference in Madrid. Climate change represents a risk to all businesses and their operating models. Climate change is already disrupting businesses. For example, extreme weather events leading to flooding, strong winds and rising sea levels have increased in frequency. At the same time, actions that aim at limiting global warming and reducing (more…) …read more

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